Conferences, Workshops and Activities
Doctoral Programme Module on 'Origins: Medieval and Early Modern English Texts and Contexts'. 4 - 5 April 2008, University of Fribourg. 4 - 5 April 2008, University of FribourgWorkshop leaders and guest speakers: Prof. A. S. G. Edwards (De Montfort University) and Prof. Gary Taylor (Florida State University). Organizers: Prof. Indira Ghose (University of Fribourg), Prof. Margaret Bridges (University of Berne) Prof. Lukas Erne (University of Geneva) Prof. Denis Renevey (University of Lausanne).
"Chaucer in the Alps: Reading Medieval Romances", Study Weekend for students, Les Diablerets. Organised by the Medievalists of the English Department in Lausanne, 19-20 April.
3 - 4 October 2008, University of Berne. First SAMEMES Conference. Pretexts, Intertextualities, and the Construction of Textual Identity The conference is open to all interested participants and will host distinguished guest speakers from abroad, including among others: Stephen Orgel (Stanford University), Ad Putter (University of Bristol), David Wallace (University of Pennsylvania); Helen Wilcox (University of Bangor)
For details and photos of the 2008 conference, follow the link below:2008 Conference