Event: Charlemagne after Charlemagne, The International Medieval Society, June 2014

“Charlemagne after Charlemagne”,
The International Medieval Society,
26th – 28th June 2014.

The International Medieval Society (IMS-Paris) is excited to present the program for this year’s conference “Charlemagne after Charlemagne.” Please find the schedule for the event below. 
To register, please go to —https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/6RFZVCS — and fill out the online form by June 9th.

Best regards,
The IMS-Paris Symposium Committee
www.ims-paris.org
 
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“Charlemagne after Charlemagne”
June 26th – June 28th, 2014
11th Annual Symposium of the International Medieval Society (Paris), presented in conjunction with the Laboratoire de médiévistique occidentale de Paris (LAMOP, Université Paris I – Panthéon-Sorbonne)

Centre Malher, 9 rue Malher
Paris, 75004

Thursday, June 26
8.45 – 9.15 Registration
9.15 – 9.45 Introduction (Katherine Baker, Kristin Hoefener)
9.45 – 11.00 Keynote Speaker: Elizabeth A.R. Brown

11.30-13.00 Session 1: Genesis of a Literary Figure
Chair : Philippe Faure (Université d’Orléans)
*Jeanette Beer, Nithard’s personal contribution to Charlemagne’s legacy
*Enimie Rouquette, La figure de Charlemagne dans la poésie carolingienne: de 814 à la mort de Charles le Chauve
*Anne Latowsky, Poésie et chronologie: la Terre sainte, l’Espagne et les vies de Charlemagne

14.00-15.30 Session 2: After Charlemagne, before Sanctity
Chair : Fanny Madeline (Paris I – LAMOP)
*Richard Landes, Charlemagne, Otto III et Adémar de Chabannes: l’empereur de l’an 6000 dans la pensée de l’an Mil
*Matthew Gabriele, The Ghost of Charlemagne and King Philip I of Francia at the End of the Eleventh Century
*Claire Tignolet, Charlemagne au temps des premiers Capétiens: une figure de référence dans l’historiographie (Xe – XIIe siècles)?

16.00-17.30 Session 3: Charlemagne in Capetian France
Chair : Julian Führer (DHI Paris)
*Jace Stuckey, The Memory of Charlemagne, Kingship, and the Uses of the Past in Capetian France Christopher
*Patrick Flynn, Speculum Caroli: The Representation of Charlemagne in the Speculum Historiale of Vincent of Beauvais
*Chris Jones, King and Emperor? Perceptions of Charlemagne in Later Capetian France

17.45-19.15 Visit to the Deutsches Historisches Institut, with a wine reception and IMS-Paris Prize Award ceremony

19.30 Symposium dinner (pre-registration required)


Friday, June 27
10.00-11.00 Session 4: Views from the Outside
Chair : Amélie Sagasser (DHI Paris)
*Cesare Mascitelli, Charlemagne et la Geste Francor de Venise: l’empereur aux cours de Vérone et Mantoue
*Vaclav Zurek, Saint patron et ancêtre: Charlemagne dans la politique de Charles IV de Luxembourg

11.30-13.00 Session 5: Charlemagne’s Cult
Chair : Kristin Hoefener (Universität Würzburg)
*Patricia Kroschwald, A reinvented tradition? The veneration of Charlemagne at Halberstadt Cathedral
*Eric North Rice, Charlemagne and the Consciousness of France in the Medieval Liturgy of Aachen (Aix-la-Chapelle)
*Joan Molina Figueras, La mémoire de Charlemagne à Gérone à la fin du Moyen Age. Culte, objets et images

14.00-15.00 Session 6: Monumental Charlemagne
Chair : Katherine Baker (INHA Paris)
*Clark Maines, Charlemagne Iconography at Chartres Cathedral
*Jürg Goll, La statue en stuc de Charlemagne à Müstair

16.00-18.00 Symposium visit: Basilique de Saint-Denis (pre-registration required)


Saturday, June 28
9.30-10.45 Keynote Speaker: Dominique Boutet

11.15-12.45 Session 7: Exemplary Charlemagne
Chair : Irène Fabry-Tehranchi (University of Reading)
*Luke Sunderland, Charlemagne in Medieval French Chronicles: ‘les bienfaits qu’il avoit fais pesoient plus que le mal’
*Daisy Delogu, ‘comment on conquiert Dieu’: Charlemagne as a Devotional Guide in L’Istoire le roy Charlemaine
*Jade Bailey, Le Livre de Charlemaine: The Emperor Charlemagne as a Didactic Exemplar in a Late-Medieval ‘Chivalric Textbook’

14.00-15.30 Session 8: Charlemagne in England
Chair : Raeleen Chai-Elsholz (IMS Paris)
*Phillipa Hardman, Carolingian Onomastics: Naming and Meaning in Middle English Narratives of Charlemagne
*Marianne Ailes, La Chanson de Roland d’Oxford: remaniement anglo-normand?
*Gernot Wieland, ‘Charlemagne’ in Anglo-Saxon England

16.00-16.45 Julian Führer (DHI Paris): Concluding Remarks and Final Discussion
18.00-20.00 Closing Cocktail

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