June 27–29, 2017

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Tuesday, June 27, 2017

9:00 a.m. Breakfast on your own
10:30 a.m. Check-in
11:30 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks - Joe Parry
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Plenary Session #1 Andrew Galloway, "The Empire of Words in the Brut"
1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Lunch together
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Session #1

Lindy Brady, "Early Narratives of Britain's Legendary History: A Comparative Approach to the Conception of Britain"

Timothy Nelson, "Becoming Better Britons: The Early Vernacular Traditions of the Trojan Colonization of Britain"

Beth Bryan, "Brut Hagiography and history" 

3:30 - 4:00 p.m. Afternoon Break
4:00 p.m. Personal Time
6:00 p.m. Dinner (on your own)

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

9:00 a.m. Breakfast together
10:00 - 11:30 a.m.

Session #2

Hiroki Okamoto, "Ancestral Memory and Landscape in the Brut Chronicle and Sir Gawain and the Green Knight"

Joshua Bryan Smith, "Geoffrey of Monmouth and the Anglo-Saxon Past"

Ken Tiller, "The House of Romulus Will Tremble: The Hermeneutics of Prophecy in La3amon's Brut"

11:30 a.m - Noon  Late Morning Break
Noon - 1:00 p.m. Shuttle to Salt Lake City
1:00 .m. Lunch (on your own), 
2:30 p.m. Tour of Temple Square, Afternoon in Salt Lake City
5:30 p.m. Dinner in Salt Lake City (together) @ Roof Restaurant

Thursday, June 29, 2017

9:00 a.m. Breakfast together
10:00 - 11:30 a.m.

Session #3

Katherine Allocco, "Depictions of Queen Isabella's Life and Letters in The Prose Brut"

Larisa Ournycheva, "A Comparative Analysis of Latin and Russioan Texts of Guido de Columnis's Historia Destructionis Troiae" 

Georgia Henley, Writing History in the West Midlands: The Middle English Prose Brut as Marcher Literature"

11:30 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. late Morning Break
12:00-1:00 p.m.

 Session #4

Jacqueline Marie Burek, "La3amon's Brut and the Form of the Middle English Verse Chronicle"

Lucy Perry, "Figures of Racal Conflict in La3aman's Brut"

1:00 - 2:30 p.m. Lunch (on your own)
2:30- 3:00 p.m. Workshop on Rosamund Allen's textual emendations for EETS Volume 3 of La3amon's Brut, lines 2486-7, 2488-90 
3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Plenary Sesssion #2

Fiona Tolhurst, "Conceiving in Britain, Conceiving in Britain: the Brut Narratives of Geoffrey, Wace, and Lawman"

4:00 - 4:30 p.m. Conclusion/Business - Joe Parry
4:00 p.m. Personal Time
6:00 p.m. Dinner (on your own)