Event: The Middle Ages in the Modern World, St Andrews, 25-28 June 2013

The Middle Ages in the Modern World,
University of St Andrews, UK, 25-28 June, 2013,
A multidisciplinary conference on medievalism in the post-Middle Ages.

Conference programme and further details available here:

http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/~medievalismconf/index.html

Conference registration

Download abstracts (PDF, 600Kb)

Keynote speakers

Carolyn Dinshaw (New York University): Green Thoughts in a Green Shade: The Green Man and the Modern World
Patrick Geary (Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton): European ethnicity: Does Europe have too much past? Seamus Heaney (Nobel Prize-winning poet): ‘Feinyit Fablis and Ane Cairfull Dyt’?: A Reading with Commentary Bruce Holsinger (University of Virginia): The Worlding of Medievalism: Past and Present in the Early Anthropocene Felicitas Hoppe (Author and translator): Adapting medieval romance Terry Jones (Author and broadcaster): Columbus, America and the flat earth James Robinson (National Museums Scotland): Saints’ cults and celebrity: The medieval legacy

Any enquiries are welcome to mamo@st-andrews.ac.uk. Organisers: Claire Pascolini-Campbell, with Chris Jones (School of English) and Bettina Bildhauer (School of Modern Languages), University of St Andrews.

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