IMC 2006: Sessions

Session 824: Aspects of Nobility in 14th-Century England

Tuesday 11 July 2006, 16.30-18.00

Sponsor:Society for Fourteenth-Century Studies
Organiser:Chris Given-Wilson, Department of Mediaeval History, University of St Andrews
Moderator/Chair:W. Mark Ormrod, Centre for Medieval Studies, University of York
Paper 824-aThe Rising of the Mercian Earls, 1322
(Language: English)
Philip J. Morgan, Department of History, Keele University
Index terms: Military History, Politics and Diplomacy
Paper 824-bMemorialization and Masculinity: The Vita of St Thomas of Lancaster
(Language: English)
Andrea E. Oliver, School of Literature & Creative Writing, University of East Anglia
Index terms: Gender Studies, Politics and Diplomacy, Religious Life
Paper 824-cThe Bohuns and the English Baronial Tradition
(Language: English)
Michael Bennett, School of History & Classics, University of Tasmania
Index terms: Genealogy and Prosopography, Politics and Diplomacy
Abstract

This session will examine three different but related aspects of noble life, culture and military activity in late medieval England, including the role of a political saint in a gendered context.