Session 754: Troubling Concepts of Medieval Europe: A Round Table Discussion
Tuesday 3 July 2018, 14.15-15.45
|Sponsor:||Historisches Institut, FernUniversität Hagen / Centre for Medieval Literature, University of York and University of Odense|
|Organiser:||Felicitas Schmieder, Historisches Institut, FernUniversität Hagen|
|Moderator/Chair:||Elizabeth M. Tyler, Department of English & Related Literature, University of York|
This round table discussion looks at contemporary and modern ideas of medieval Europe, in order to consider how we study medieval Europe without reifying or essentializing its make-up, its borders and its character.
Participants include Stavroula Constantinou (University of Cyprus), Shazia Jagot (University of Surrey), Christian Raffensperger (Wittenberg University, Ohio), and Julia Verkholantsev (University of Pennsylvania).