Departmental Research Seminar

Tuesday, 27 May, 2014

Scandinavian Landscapes

All welcome!

Members of the Scandinavian Studies Department are invited to take part in an afternoon of research presentations and discussion.

Schedule

2:00-2:30 Mary Hilson and Claire Thomson - Beauty in Bacon: Theodor Christensen's The Pattern of Co-operation and the Export of Danish Democracy after the Second World War
3:00-3:30 Louisa Taylor - On their best behaviour: Protestations of Greatness in England, Norway and Denmark 1150-1300
3:30-4:00 Erin Goeres - Britain as sjónhverfing: Learning to Read Romance at the Court of Hákon Hákonarson
4:00-4:30 Coffee break
4:30-4:45 Pei-sze Chow - Nordic Research Network: Conference Series and BookType Publication
4:45-5:15 Peter Sandberg - Eddic Stuff: Some Metaphors and Object-images in Eddic Poetry
5:15-5:45 Helga Lúthersdóttir - Wool, Spandex, Leather, Denim: The Stuff that Heroes are Made of

The seminar will be held in Room 101 in the department, followed by drinks and dinner.