The Medieval Presence in Modern Identities – Symposium in Medieval Studies
“The Medieval Presence in Modern Identities”
March 21, 2019 at 4:30pm ~ Pettengill G65
> Dr. Jennifer Lorden, Grinnell College
“Rude Exclamations”: Beowulf, Identity, and the Making of Medieval English
> Dr. Spencer Strub, Harvard University
“A Critical History of Adventure”
Moderated by Professor José Villagrana
Following the talks, all were invited to have lunch and casual conversation about pre-modern literary studies and the discourses of race, colonialism, and feminism.
This event was sponsored by English, African American Studies, and Classical and Medieval Studies.