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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.


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.