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Georgia Medievalists' Group Fall Meeting at Georgia Tech

The Schools of Literature, Media, and Communication and Modern Languages, represented by Kelly Ann Fitzpatrick, Dina Khapaeva, and yours truly, would like to extend a heartfelt invitation to all those interested in attending the fall meeting of the Georgia Medievalists' Group this Saturday.

Georgia Medievalists’ Group -- Fall Meeting

Saturday, November 3, 2018

Georgia Institute of Technology – Stephen C. Hall Building

10:00 Fernando Rochaix, Georgia State Univ., “Embodying Resistance: the Iconography of a Colonial Maya ‘Tree of Jesse’”

10:30 Dina Khapaeva, Georgia Tech, “When Putin Plays the Game of Thrones: Neomedievalism in Life and Fiction”

11:00 Kelly Ann Fitzpatrick, Georgia Tech, “Game of Thrones: Neomedievalism and the Myths of Inheritance”

11:30 Kristina Watkins Mormino, Georgia Gwinnett Coll.: “‘Les valeurs que défendait Jeanne d’Arc’: Joan of Arc and the Rebranded French Far Right”

12:00 Lunch

1:30 Bobby Meyer-Lee, Agnes Scott Coll.: “Canterbury Tales E1213-44 and the Voice of the Merchant”

2:00 Graham Johnson, Reinhardt Univ.: “Close Reading versus Pragmatics: Analysis of the Bjarni-Thorstein Duel at the end of The Tale of Thorstein Staff-Struck”

2:30 Jonathan Good, Reinhardt Univ.: “St. George and al-Khidr: A Case of Convergence?”

3:00 David Leinweber, Oxford College of Emory Univ.: Original History Songs



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