Prosimetrum Workshop in Cambridge, 5-6 January 2023

A workshop ‘Why Prosimetrum? Aesthetic and Narrative Effects in the Íslendingasögur’ will be held at the Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse & Celtic in Cambridge on Thursday and Friday, the 5th and 6th of January, 2023. Papers will be presented by Alison Finlay, Stefanie Gropper, Annette Lassen, Guðrún Nordal, Judy Quinn, Tarrin Wills, Alexander Wilson and Brynja Þorgeirsdóttir. A limited number of places will be available for other participants (a modest registration fee will be charged to cover catering). If you are interested in attending, please email Francesco Colombo by the 7th of December for further information.

The workshop is part of the project, The Íslendingasögur as Prosimetrum, jointly funded by the AHRC and DfG and based in Cambridge and Tübingen. The programme for the workshop will be posted in early December.