IMC 2012: Sessions

Session 301: New Voices in Anglo-Saxon Studies

Monday 9 July 2012, 16.30-18.00

Sponsor:International Society of Anglo-Saxonists
Organiser:Katy Cubitt, Centre for Medieval Studies, University of York
Moderator/Chair:Julia Steuart Barrow, Institute for Medieval Studies, University of Leeds
Paper 301-aPraying by the Rules: Making Space for Prayer in Bede's Prose Vita Cuthberti
(Language: English)
Marcos Albert Garcia, Department of English, University of California, Berkeley
Index terms: Ecclesiastical History, Hagiography, Monasticism, Religious Life
Paper 301-bThe Devil's Advocates: Cynewulf's Demons as Anti-Apostles
(Language: English)
Jennifer Lorden, Department of English, University of California, Berkeley
Index terms: Language and Literature - Old English, Religious Life
Paper 301-cChanging the Rules?: MidÔÇÉCentury Developments in English Square Minuscule
(Language: English)
Christine Voth, Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse & Celtic, University of Cambridge
Index terms: Ecclesiastical History, Manuscripts and Palaeography
Paper 301-dRegulating the Masses: Obedience in Old English Rogation Homilies
(Language: English)
Helen Appleton, Department of English, University of Sydney
Abstract

This session is designed to showcase work by researchers new to the field of Anglo-Saxon studies. Papers may cover all aspects of this area, literature, history, palaeography, art history, and archaeology.