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Truth and Tales: Medieval Popular Culture and the Written Word

Truth and Tales: Medieval Popular Culture and the Written Word
125 Queens Park
Time: Apr 27th, 9:00 am End: Apr 28th, 5:00 pm
Interest Categories: Women/Gender, Medieval Studies (FAS), History (FAS), Historical Studies (UTM), English and Drama (UTM), English (UTSC), English (FAS), Comparative Literature (FAS), Book History/Print Culture, 1500-1800, 1200-1500
4th Annual Canada Chaucer Seminar in honour of Richard Firth Green

The 4th Annual Canada Chaucer Seminar is pleased to present a special two-day gathering in honour of Richard Firth Green, taking place at the University of Toronto, April 27th-28th, 2012.

Truth and Tales: Medieval Popular Culture and the Written Word


Keynote speakers will be Richard Firth Green (Ohio State), Barbara Hanawalt (Ohio State), and Andrew Taylor (Ottawa)

Other speakers include Thomas Hahn (Rochester), Michael Johnston (Purdue), Kathleen Kennedy (Penn State Brandywine), Lisa Kiser (Ohio State), Rachel Koopmans (York), Robyn Malo (Purdue), Alastair Minnis (Yale), William Robins (Toronto), Fiona Somerset (Duke), M.J. Toswell (Western Ontario), Michael Van Dussen (McGill), Nicholas Watson (Harvard), Karen Winstead (Ohio State), and Stephen Yeager (Wayne St).

All sessions will take place at the Centre for Medieval Studies, 125 Queen's Park.

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For the full program, please visit http://groups.chass.utoronto.ca/chaucer/

For further information, contact Prof. William Robins

This conference has been generously supported by


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