Medieval Studies Seminar, Semester 2, 2021 – 5.15 pm via TEAMS until further notice


January 25th – Estelle Doudet (Grenoble) – “Media Archaeology, Virtual Reality and the Medievalists: Reimagining History of Medieval Art, Sciences and Literature”


February 8th – Søren Sindbæk (Aarhus) – “Northern emporium. The archaeology of Ribe, the Anglo-Saxon mission in Frisia, and the making of Viking-age”


February 22nd  – Ben Savill (TCD) – ‘The Consul Vanishes: the Umwidmung of Gregory’s Register in Anglo-Saxon England, and the Limits of Papal Law.’


March 1st – Felicitas Schmieder (Fern Universität in Hagen) – “Geographies of Salvation – on the “real” and “imaginary” of medieval Mappae Mundi”


March 8th – No seminar to avoid clash with Women, gender and Sexuality lecture


April 5th – Ralph Moffat – ‘The Curious Case of Earl Archibald & the Missing Testicle’


April 12th – Deborah Youngs (Swansea) ‘“In Maner as hit Wer a Garyson of Women”: Female Defendants and Disorder in Early Tudor Star Chamber’


April 19th – Seán Duffy (TCD) – “Reclaiming a presumed medieval forgery: Ó Néill’s pro-Bruce letter of 1316 reconsidered”


April 26th – Yulia Mikhailova (New Mexico) – “Making of Rus: Medieval Realm, Late Medieval Literati, and Modern Historiography.”