Pre-Kalamazoo Overflow Sessions: May 10, 10am-1pm

Practice Your Kazoo Overflow Session
Tuesday, May 10, Room 310, Lillian Massey Building
10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Since the first Practice Your Kazoo session was so popular that it filled right up, we’re running an informal overflow session the following morning. After you’ve attended the formal session on Monday May 9th, please join us on Tuesday the 10th for Practice Your Kazoo Part II: The Two Kazoos! Our schedule is below.

Plenary, 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Lara Howerton, “Mending Medieval Manuscripts: The Tools and Techniques of Embroidered Parchment Repairs”

Coffee break, 10:45 am – 11:00 am

Panel 1: Out of This World, 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Anna Wilson, “They also had FURS”
Kaitlin Heller, “The Truth Is Up There: UFOs and National Identity from Medieval Europe to Antebellum America”

Coffee break, 11:45 am – 12:00 noon

Panel 2: Power and Control, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Christopher Berard, “‘De rotunda tabula prohibenda’: Squaring the Circle of Medieval Round Tables”
Daniel Price, “Don’t Mess with This Monastery: Two Sixth-Century Gallic Vitae Leveraging Famous Patrons into Raw Political Power”