CONGRESS CANCELED Alfredian Texts and Contexts

Medieval Institute, Western Michigan University

Description

The 2020 "Alfredian Texts and Contexts" session focuses particularly on Old English prose and translations connected with the court of Alfred the Great, interactions with Carolingians and Scandinavians, questions of audience, and book culture as metaphor and material reality. Texts treated include the OE Pastoral Care, Dialogues, Orosius, Boethius, and Soliloquies.

Nicole Guenther Discenza

 
May 10th, 8:30 AM

CONGRESS CANCELED Alfredian Texts and Contexts

Schneider 1280

The 2020 "Alfredian Texts and Contexts" session focuses particularly on Old English prose and translations connected with the court of Alfred the Great, interactions with Carolingians and Scandinavians, questions of audience, and book culture as metaphor and material reality. Texts treated include the OE Pastoral Care, Dialogues, Orosius, Boethius, and Soliloquies.

Nicole Guenther Discenza