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UConn ECE Medieval Studies Workshop

Friday, April 21, 2017
9:00am – 2:00pm

Storrs Campus
Wood Hall Basement Lounge

On Friday, April 21st UConn Early College Experience and the UConn History department invite all certified UConn ECE Medieval Studies (HIST 1300) instructors to attend the 19th Annual Medieval Studies Outreach. There is no fee to attend this event as a program partner.

Please park in the NORTH or SOUTH parking garage and bring your ticket from the garage for a validation stamp. If you park elsewhere without an appropriate permit, you may be ticketed or towed. For a map please see http://maps.uconn.edu.

*If space allows, this event may also be open to others. The registration fee for non-ECE affiliates is $35 and includes all costs of instruction, lunch and parking. Non-affiliates MUST bring a check for $35 made out to the University of Connecticut in order to participate in this event.

Agenda:

9:00 – 9:45 Registration, Music by the Collegium Musicum under the direction of

Professor Eric Rice, Department of Music

10:00 – 11:00 Breann Leake, Ph.D. candidate, Medieval Studies Program

"When Living Reputation Takes Action: St. Cuthbert's Ghost and the

Preservation of the Durham Community"

11:00 – 12:00 Professor Frederick S. Biggs, Department of English

“How to Tell a Folktale”

12:00 – 12:45 Lunch

12:45 – 2:00 Professor Sherri Olson, Department of History

“English Court Rolls and the Significant Many”

Please do the following readings for Professor Biggs’s presentation:

The Decameron (read 8.1, 8.2, 8.10)

https://www.scribd.com/doc/219124401/Boccaccio-Giovanni-Decameron-Penguin-1995.

“The Shipman’s Tale”

http://sites.fas.harvard.edu/~chaucer/teachslf/shippar1.htm

Contact:

Stefanie Malinoski 80-486-1045 stefanie.malinoski@uconn.edu

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