Old English Colloquium, Friday, 6 May 2016

Old English Colloquium

Centre for Medieval Studies, 125 Queen’s Park, Room 310

Friday, 6 May 2016

9:00-10:15 am
Chair: Dylan Wilkerson (University of Toronto)
Leslie Lockett (Ohio State University): “New Manuscript Evidence for the Relationship Between the Old English Soliloquies and the Carolingian Study of Augustine’s Soliloquia.”

10:15-10:30 am
Coffee Break

10:30-11:15 am
Christopher Jones (Ohio State University)
Rob Getz (University of Toronto)
Stephen Pelle (University of Toronto)
Lexicography Workshop: “Problems in Old English Lexicography: Preost and Mæssepreost

11:15-11:30 am
Coffee Break

11:30-12:30
Chair: Elise Williams (University of Toronto)
Val Pakis (University of Toronto): “‘Perhaps the Most Famous Romance of Germanic Philology’: Eduard Sievers and the Invention of Genesis B
Rob Getz (University of Toronto): “Genesis A 2733b-34: The Problem, the (Gothic) Solution”
Q&A

12:30pm-2:00pm: Lunch (Great Hall)

2:00-3:30 pm
Chair: Dylan Wilkerson (University of Toronto)
Cameron Laird (University of Toronto): “Cynewulfian Accounts of Creation and The Fall”
Jessica Lockhart (University of Toronto): “Wonder and the Riddles in Solomon and Saturn II
Mallory McCampbell (University of Toronto): “Wilderness and Beorg in Guthlac A

3:30-3:45 pm
Coffee Break

3:45-5:00 pm
Chair: Elise Williams (University of Toronto)
Drew Jones: “Eucharistic Theology in the Circle of Alcuin: An Unedited Treatise in Munich, BSB, Clm 6389”

Reception to follow.
Download the poster here.