Interdisciplinary Seminar on Medievalism

Venue: North American History Room, 2nd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House

Time: Wednesdays 17:30

Convenors: Simon Trafford (IHR), Sarah Salih (KCL), Claire Pascolini-Campbell

Autumn Term 2018
DateSeminar details
26 September
17:30
Keeping medieval secrets in the Experimental Conception Hospital
Anna Burel (Independent), Isabel Davis (Birkbeck, University of London)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

23 October
17:30
Game of Thrones, George Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire and (Neo)Medievalism
Carolyne Larrington (University of Oxford)
IHR Past and Present Room, N202, Second Floor, IHR

5 December
17:30
‘Unruly Woman’: Performance and mini-workshop
Daisy Black (University of Wolverhampton)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

Spring Term 2019
DateSeminar details
16 January
17:30
Crusade Apologists: Embodying and Exorcising the Crusades in the 1999 Reconciliation Walk
Mike Horswell (Royal Holloway)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

13 February
17:30
Contemporary Art and Early Medieval Culture in Britain and Ireland
Clare Lees (IES)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

12 March
17:30
Sutton Hoo and Old English poetry: local and national meanings in 1939 newspaper discourses
Fran Allfrey (KCL)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

Summer Term 2019
DateSeminar details
24 April
17:30
Mediating the Medieval in William Morris's Calligraphic Manuscripts
Mimi Ensley (Notre Dame)
IHR North American History Room

22 May
17:30
The English landscape, national identity and the medieval past, c.1850-c.1950
Paul Readman (KCL)
IHR North American History Room

19 June
17:30
Antiquaries, Artists and Anglo-Saxons: The 18th Century Search for English Ancestry
Dustin Frazier-Wood (Roehampton)
IHR North American History Room