Delivered by Dr Eleanor Rosamund Barraclough (Durham University), ‘Of Monsters and Men: Imagining the Arctic in Old Norse Literature’. Starts at 5:15 pm.
The Institute for Medieval Studies (IMS)
James Titterton, an IMS PhD researcher at the University of Leeds, will present a seminar as part of the War & Peace Cluster 'Work in Progress'/Seminar Series 2018. Starts at 5:00 pm.
Kathy Lavezzo (Professor of English, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, University of Iowa) Starts at 5:30 pm.
Three University of Leeds IMS PhD Researchers attended and participated in the British Library Doctoral Students Open Day 2018: Pre-1600 this February.
Dr Maroula Perisanidi, Leverhulme Early Career Fellow at the University of Leeds, is the Lead Academic for the White Rose project 'Marginalisation and the Law: Medieval and Modern'.
Dr Marta Cobb writes for The Conversation.
My interests relate principally to questioning and widening the western canon. I research medieval manuscript illumination, Jewish art, and cross-cultural encounters.
Thesis: Preaching and Penance in the Age of Observance. The summa Confessorum of Nicholas of Osimo and the Economic Ethics of Observant Francisans in Late Middle Ages