IMC 2007: Sessions

Session 802: Networks of Power, Influence, and Information in the High Middle Ages

Tuesday 10 July 2007, 16.30-18.00

Sponsor:British Academy Network for 'Medieval Friendship Networks'
Organiser:Emilia Jamroziak, Forschungsstelle für Vergleichende Ordensgeschichte (FOVOG), Technische Universität Dresden / Institute for Medieval Studies / School of History, University of Leeds
Moderator/Chair:Emilia Jamroziak, Forschungsstelle für Vergleichende Ordensgeschichte (FOVOG), Technische Universität Dresden / Institute for Medieval Studies / School of History, University of Leeds
Paper 802-aNetworks, Changing Political Influence, and the Codification of Christian Laws in Norway, c. 1000-1270
(Language: English)
Anne Irene Riisøy, Institutt for Arkeologi, Bevaring og Historie, Universitetet i Oslo
Index terms: Law, Politics and Diplomacy, Social History
Paper 802-bRepresentations of Royal Friendship in Anglo-Norman England
(Language: English)
Rebecca Slitt, Department of History, Fordham University
Index terms: Language and Literature - French or Occitan, Language and Literature - Latin, Politics and Diplomacy
Paper 802-cPatterns of Connections between England and Hungary in the 13th Century
(Language: English)
Zsuzsanna Papp Reed, Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery / Institute for Medieval Studies, University of Leeds
Index terms: Mentalities, Politics and Diplomacy
Abstract

This session brings together a number of issues that are connected to medieval networks of political power and their manifestations in written sources, the rhetoric of such connections (on the examples of Norway and Anglo-Norman England) and networks of information connecting seemingly distant areas (on the example of Hungary and England).