IMC 2006: Sessions

Session 409: Reading Chaucer Aloud at Leeds - A Workshop

Monday 10 July 2006, 19.30-20.30

Sponsor:The Chaucer Studio
Organiser:Paul R. Thomas, Department of English, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah / The Chaucer Studio
Moderator/Chair:Paul R. Thomas, Department of English, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah / The Chaucer Studio
Abstract

This workshop is designed for anyone who would like to learn how to read Chaucer’s Middle English poetry/prose aloud. Beginning or experienced readers are welcome. The workshop will be non-threatening, and most readers should be able to make noticeable improvement in their reading of Middle English during this session. Please bring six copies of a passage from Chaucer’s works you would like to improve. All readers should try to prepare the following passage from the Nun’s Priest’s Tale – Fragment VII, 3157-3266.

If interested in participating, please contact Paul Thomas at .