Graduate Student Mini-Conference: Gender, Sexuality and Performative Identity in the Middle Ages


Location: 119 O'Shaughnessy Hall (View on

Breakfast and Poster Presentations (9:00-10:00 a.m.)

Panel II: “Performance and Emotion from Romance to the Cloister” (10:00-11:30 a.m.)

Housley, “Anger and Erotics in Early Irish Literature”
Frenze, “Performing Love-Acts”
Nelson, “Performing Patronage in Central European Convents”
Comment: Griffiths

Break (11:30-11:45 a.m.)

Keynote (11:45 a.m.)

Racha Kirakosian (Harvard University), "Gendered Writing and Reading"



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