Session Title

"Nomen est omen": A Roundtable on Names and Nicknames in the Middle Ages

Sponsoring Organization(s)

Dept. of English Studies, Durham Univ.

Organizer Name

Elizabeth Archibald; Elizabeth P. Archibald

Organizer Affiliation

Durham Univ.; Univ. of Pittsburgh

Presider Name

Elizabeth P. Archibald

Paper Title 1

Discussant

Presenter 1 Name

Beth Williamson

Presenter 1 Affiliation

Univ. of Bristol

Paper Title 2

Discussant

Presenter 2 Name

Kathleen M. Ashley

Presenter 2 Affiliation

Univ. of Southern Maine

Paper Title 3

Discussant

Presenter 3 Name

Damian Fleming

Presenter 3 Affiliation

Indiana Univ.-Fort Wayne

Paper Title 4

Discussant

Presenter 4 Name

Chelsea Shields-Más

Presenter 4 Affiliation

SUNY College-Old Westbury

Start Date

10-5-2019 10:00 AM

Session Location

Fetzer 1005

Description

Among the topics to be discussed in this Round Table are the relation between the bearers of saints’ names and their patron saints; the impact of the Norman Conquest on Anglo-Saxon personal names; the use of nicknames at Charlemagne's court; Jesus's English names; naming of relics and signatures on paintings. Elizabeth Archibald

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May 10th, 10:00 AM

"Nomen est omen": A Roundtable on Names and Nicknames in the Middle Ages

Fetzer 1005

Among the topics to be discussed in this Round Table are the relation between the bearers of saints’ names and their patron saints; the impact of the Norman Conquest on Anglo-Saxon personal names; the use of nicknames at Charlemagne's court; Jesus's English names; naming of relics and signatures on paintings. Elizabeth Archibald