The Postgraduate Mediæval History Seminar series is intended to provide a space for postgraduates at all stages (from MLitts to final year PhDs) to present ideas, discuss research issues, and get some practical experience before conferences, submissions, etc. Refreshments are provided, and after each session we adjourn to the speaker's choice of pub for a more informal discussion.
Rory McLellan - Nick Griffin, Knight Templar: Far-right Appropriations of the Military Orders.
Vittorio Mattioli - Forseti: or the invention of a "god".
Sarah Greer - All in the family: creating a Carolingian genealogical table for the eleventh century.
Gert-Jan Van de Voorde - Gloriclaudes is right: layers of ideologies in the Middle Dutch romance Seghelijn van Jherusalem (c.1350).
Cancelled due to weather disruption
Andrew Hoppe - Foreigners in Ottonian sources. CANCELLED
Aron Kecskes - Violence, Power and Lordship in Norman Italy c.1040-1127
Maria Merino - Charlemagne's poetic epistles to Peter of Pisa and Paul the Deacon.
Perin Westerhof Nyman - Material Mourning and Meaning: the politics of dule in the royal funerals of late medieval Scotland.
Callum Jamieson - The reception of papal legates in English chronicles, c. 1100-1215
Ingrid Ivarsen - The stability of language in the Anglo-Saxon laws, c.890-1020.
Sarah Reinsel - Persuasion Before the Mind's Eye: Rhetoric and the Medieval Dream Vision.