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IMC 2015: Sessions

Session 1101: New Voices in Anglo-Saxon Studies, II

Wednesday 8 July 2015, 11.15-12.45

Sponsor:International Society of Anglo-Saxonists (ISAS)
Organiser:Peter Darby, Department of History, University of Nottingham
Moderator/Chair:Alice D. Jorgensen, School of English, Trinity College Dublin
Paper 1101-aThe Crafting of Sound and the Shaping of Voice in the Riddles of the Exeter Book
(Language: English)
Francesca Brooks, Department of English, King's College London
Index terms: Language and Literature - Old English, Literacy and Orality
Paper 1101-bAquila Christi: The Vita S. Æthelwoldi and the Changing Ideal of Sanctity
(Language: English)
Julie Christenson, Department of English, University of Missouri, Columbia
Index terms: Hagiography, Religious Life
Paper 1101-cSpiegel and Speculation: Benedictine Reform and Edgarian Imperialism through the Mirror of Papal Privileges
(Language: English)
Benjamin Savill, Wolfson College, University of Oxford
Index terms: Ecclesiastical History, Religious Life

The New Voices sessions are intended for all scholars new to the field of Anglo-Saxon studies, including research students, newly-appointed lecturers and anyone who has only recently begun to work in this area. They provide an interdisciplinary perspective and showcase new work in the field. All submissions are reviewed by the Advisory Board members of the International Society of Anglo-Saxonists (ISAS), who determine the ultimate selection of papers through a process of blind peer review.