Dienstag, 10. Juli 2018, 10:00 - 17:30 iCal


Mediävistentagung 2018 in Wien

Universität Wien, Seminarraum 6, Tiefparterre, Hauptgebäude Stiege 9 Hof 5
Universitätsring 1, 1010 Wien

Tagung, Konferenz, Kongress, Symposium

Weitere Termine

Montag, 09. Juli 2018, 09:45 - 17:30

Mittwoch, 11. Juli 2018, 10:00 - 16:30

Eine bunte Mischung innovativer Themen aus den jeweils aktuellen Forschungsvorhaben internationaler Mediävisten.

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at the University of Vienna
(University Main Building, Universitätsring 1, Seminarraum 6; TG)

Monday, July/9 2018

09:55-10:00 Matthias Meyer,  A Very Brief Introduction
10:00-10:30 Julie Singer, Voices from the Womb

10:30-11:00 Charles Samuelson, Je, tu, il, and elle: Reflexive and Ambivalent Subjectivity in Christine de Pizan’s Livre du Duc des Vrais Amants

11:00 -11:30 Blake Gutt, What Can We Do with the Trans Middle Ages? / What have the Trans Middle Ages Ever Done for Us?

11:30-12:00 coffee break (Seminarraum 1, 1. ZG)

12:00-12:30 Peggy McCracken, The Silence of Animals in the Ovide moralisé

12:30-13:00 Michael Mecklenburg, Chicken Hunt

13:00-15:00 lunch break (details and possibilities for the lunch breaks will follow)

15:00-15:30 Marilynn Desmond, Temporality and Materiality in the Medieval Matter of Troy

15:30-16:00 Scott Pincikowski, Mnemonic and Cognitive Strategies of the Berlin Manuscript (Ms. germ. fol 282) of Heinrich von Veldeke’s Eneit

16:0 0-16:30 coffee break (Seminarraum 1, 1. ZG)

16:30-17:00 Lucas Wood, Alain Chartier’s Oneiropolitics

17:00 -17:30 Sharon Kinoshita, “Let no bad song be sung of us”: Fame, Memory, and Transmission in/and the Chanson de Roland

Tuesday, July/10  2018

10:00-10:30 Nina Hable, The Wandering Magician and the Captain Without a Ship

10:30-11:00 Geert van Iersel, King Arthur in Flemish Radio Plays of the Post-War Period

11:00-11:30 Clare Lees, Expert Knowledge? Contemporary British Poetry and Medieval Literary Culture

11:30-12:00 coffee break (Seminarraum 1, 1. ZG)

12:00-12:30 Sarah Bowden, Poetry as Penance? The Sinful Narrator in 12th Century German Writing

12:30-13:00 Cornelia Herberichs, Religious Medieval Plays as ‚Closet Dramas’
13:00-15:00 lunch break
15:00-15:30 Anna Mühlherr, Religious Knowledge, Jokes and Comical Effects in minnesanc

15:30-16:00 Susanne Friede, Sacred Spaces: The Constitution of the Narrated Space in Some Early French Grail Romances

16:00-16:30 coffee break (Seminarraum 1, 1. ZG)

16:30-17:00 Rabea Kohnen, Sinner, Preacher, Saint: Mary Magdalene in Late Medieval Narrative

17:00-17:30 Robert Mills, Recognising Wilgefortis

19:30 conference dinner

Wednesday, July/11 20 18

10:00-10:30 Zrinka Stahuljak, Library, an Archive of the Possible: Burgundy, Empire, and the Matter of the East

10:30-11:00 Jane Gilbert, Do Brackets Want?

11:00 -11:30 Miranda Griffin, Geography and Genealogy: East, West, Space, and Time in Manuscript BNF 770

11:30-12:00 coffee break (Seminarraum 1, 1. ZG)

12:00-12:30 Julian Weiss, The French Connection: Cultural Colonisation and the Mocedades de Rodrigo

12:30-13:00 Karla Mallette, Fortune, Hazard, Risk: Accounting for Contingency in the Pre-Modern Mediterranean
13:00-15:00 lunch break

15:00-15:30 Emma Campbell, Under the Knife: The Aesthetics of Cutting in Paris, Bibliothèque nationale, fr. 1588

15:30-16:00 Michaela Wiesinger, “gotze und zyfra”. Luther and the number Zero: Approaches and Methods

16:00-16:30 Matthias Meyer, Solitude – finally?




Univ.-Prof. Dr. Matthias Meyer, Institut für Germanistik


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Univ.-Prof. Dr. Matthias Meyer
Institut für Germanistik
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