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Check out abstracts for and reviews of our scheduled sessions here!

Cat Watts: Medieval Expanded Universes: Devotion, Comic Books, and Fandom

Session: Cat Watts (University of Cambridge): 'Medieval Expanded Universes: Devotion, Comic Books, and Fandom'

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9th June 2022

Doriane Zerka: Women as Transcultural Agents in Premodern European Literature

Session: Doriane Zerka (University of Cambridge): 'Women as Transcultural Agents in Premodern European Literature'

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26/05/2022

Blake Gutt: What Can Medieval Trans Studies Do?

Session: Blake Gutt (University of Michigan): 'What Can Medieval Trans Studies Do?'

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12th May 2022

Heather Webb: 'Affects and Gestures in Dante'

Session: Heather Webb (University of Cambridge) 'Affects and Gestures in Dante'

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15 Mar 22

Rachel Hayes: 'Gender, Deleuze and the Roman de Silence'

Session: Rachel Hayes (University of Warwick) 'Gender, Deleuze and the Roman de Silence'

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2 Mar 2022

Liam Lewis: 'The Problem with ‘Soundscape’: a Medieval French Perspective'

Session: Liam Lewis (University of Liverpool) 'The Problem with ‘Soundscape’: a Medieval French Perspective'

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JAN 20, 2022

Victoria Turner: 'Story, Fairy Tale, and the Chansons de Geste'

Session: Victoria Turner (University of St Andrews) 'Story, Fairy Tale, and the Chansons de Geste'

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JAN 12, 2022

Stefano Milonia: 'A Digital Approach to Contrafacta and Medieval Music'

Session: Stefano Milonia (University of Warwick)
'A Digital Approach to Contrafacta and Medieval Music'

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OCT 18, 2021

Joseph Mason: ‘Songs of War: Politics and Aesthetics in 13th-century France'

Session: Joseph Mason (University College Dublin)
'Songs of War: Politics and Aesthetics in 13th-century France'

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OCT 2, 2021

CamMedSem Annual Review (2020-2021)

Annual Review 2020-2021 (Cat Watts)

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SEP 21, 2021

Rebecca Courtier: Revolutionary Love, Radical Poiesis: Cultural Reversals in French Literature

Session: 10th June
Rebecca Courtier (University of Cambridge)
'Revolutionary Love, Radical Poiesis: Cultural Reversals in French Literature'

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JUN 9, 2021

Tom Hinton: 'Networked French and Linguistic Identity in Medieval England'

Session: 13th May
Tom Hinton (University of Exeter)
'Networked French and Linguistic Identity in Medieval England'

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APR 21, 2021

CamMedSem Student Workshop Review (Lent 21)

Session: 4th Mar
Discussion Workshop

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MAR 18, 2021

Geneviève Young: 'The Text as Contested Territory in The Song Of The Albigensian Crusade'

Session: 18th February
Geneviève Young (University of Cambridge)
'The Text As Contested Territory in The Song of the Albigensian Crusade'

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FEB 11, 2021

CamMedSem Student Workshop Review

Session: 26th Nov
Research Poster Session

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DEC 8, 2020

Valentina Mele: 'Spatial Deixis and Subjectivity in the Medieval Italian Love-Lyric'

Session: 12th November
Valentina Mele (University College Cork)
Spatial Deixis and Subjectivity in the Medieval Italian Love-Lyric

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NOV 2, 2020

Giulia Boitani: 'The Origins of Sin: Foucault, History, and Genealogy in the Prose Tristan'

Session: 29th October
Giulia Boitani (University of Cambridge)
'The Origins of Sin: Foucault, History, and Genealogy in the Prose Tristan'

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OCT 16, 2020

Noah Guynn: ‘The Real Housewives of Medieval France: Feminism, Domestic Drama, and the History of the Household’

Session: 15th October
Noah Guynn (University of California, Davis)
‘The Real Housewives of Medieval France: Feminism, Domestic Drama, and the History of the Household’

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OCT 5, 2020