IMC 2017: Sessions

Session 1501: New Voices in Anglo-Saxon Studies, I

Thursday 6 July 2017, 09.00-10.30

Sponsor:International Society of Anglo-Saxonists
Organiser:Peter Darby, Department of History, University of Nottingham
Moderator/Chair:Peter Darby, Department of History, University of Nottingham
Paper 1501-aTransgression, Authority, and the 'merestreames mod': Re-Examining Nature as Other in the Old English Exodus and Daniel
(Language: English)
Emma Knowles, Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse & Celtic, University of Cambridge
Index terms: Language and Literature - Old English, Religious Life
Paper 1501-bSt Æthelthryth's Cult at Ely: A Study in Adaptation, Development, and Representation
(Language: English)
Elizabeth A. Wiedenheft, Department of History, University of Nottingham
Index terms: Language and Literature - Latin, Religious Life
Paper 1501-cDefending the Landscape against Otherness
(Language: English)
Mary Ward, Department of English Literature, University of Birmingham
Index terms: Language and Literature - Old English, Social History
Abstract

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 International Society of Anglo-Saxonists (ISAS), who determine the ultimate selection of papers through a process of blind peer review.