Translation Zones: Language and Conflict in Langtoft's Chronicle

Tuesday 18 November 2014, 2.00PM

Speaker(s): Jane Gilbert (University College, London)

Over the course of the autumn term, the Centre for Medieval Literature (CML) will be hosting a series of seminars at the King’s Manor, broadcast live to colleagues in Denmark. 

The CML seminar series is an ongoing forum for interdisciplinary research based jointly at the Universities of York and Southern Denmark (Odense). Our speakers this term will be Professor Rita Copeland (University of Pennsylvania/Visiting Fellow at the CML), Dr Sara Harris (University of Cambridge), Dr Miguel Andrés Toledo (University of Copenhagen), Dr Jane Gilbert (University College, London), and Professor Henrike Lähnemann (University of Newcastle). They will talk on a range of topics relating to European literature in the medieval period. 

The final talk in the series will be:-

4th December: Henrike Lähnemann (University of Newcastle), ‘From Medingen to Michigan: a Cistercian Scriptorium Goes International’ (followed by a visit to the York Minster library)


Contact: George Younge or Sacramento Roselló-Martinez


Location: York: K/275a, King's Manor; Odense: CML common room

Admission: All staff and students warmly invited