IMC 2013: Sessions

Session 1326: Performing Robin Hood

Wednesday 3 July 2013, 16.30-18.00

Sponsor:Medieval and Renaissance Drama Society
Organiser:Carolyn Coulson-Grigsby, Shenandoah Conservatory, Shenandoah University
Moderator/Chair:Alexandra F. Johnston, Records of Early English Drama, University of Toronto, Downtown
Paper 1326-aPerformance and Carnival in Early Robin Hood Rhymes
(Language: English)
Mikee Delony, Department of English, Abilene Christian University, Texas
Index terms: Folk Studies, Language and Literature - Middle English, Performance Arts - Drama
Paper 1326-bPerformance as Discovery: Staging Robin Hood and the Potter
(Language: English)
Carolyn Coulson-Grigsby, Shenandoah Conservatory, Shenandoah University
Index terms: Performance Arts - Drama, Teaching the Middle Ages
Paper 1326-c'It is our maner to leave but a little behind': Speech-Act and Real Time in Performance of the Sloane Life of Robin Hood
(Language: English)
Dean A. Hoffman, Interdisciplinary Studies, University of North Carolina, Charlotte
Index terms: Language and Literature - Middle English, Performance Arts - General
Abstract

This panel examines the Robin Hood legend in performance, using a variety of theoretical models and modern performance experiments.