Machaut in the Book: Symposium Schedule

Time Title Presenter
Thursday April 11, 2013
9:00 Opening Remarks Deborah McGrady, University of Virginia
9:30 - 11:30 Session 1: Machaut in Pieces
Communication and Displacement: The Materiality of Poetic Voice Helen J. Swift, St. Hilda’s College, Oxford
Anthologized Machaut Maureen Boulton, University of Notre Dame
Putting Machaut into the Book: The Organization of the Louange des dames in the Pennsylvania Manuscript Liza Strakhov, University of Pennsylvania
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch (provided)
1:30 - 3:30 Session 2: Textual Networks
Courtliness, Kingship, and Translatio in BnF, fr. 2166 Mark Cruse, Arizona State University
Intimacy and the Late Medieval Taste For Consolation: Machaut’s Confort d’ami in BnF manuscrpit 994 Rachel Geer, University of Virginia
The Transmission of Machaut in the Midi and in the Crown of Aragon, 1389–1458 Lawrence Earp, University of Wisconsin-Madison
3:30 - 4:00 Break
4:00 - 6:00 Session 3: Reading the Collected Works Anew
An Iconographic Study of Two Poems in Manuscript C Domenic Leo, Youngstown State University
The Curious Case of ‘Malgre Fortune’ (Lay 19): A Case Study in Multimodality Kate Maxwell, University of Agder
The Story of E Jennifer Bain, Dalhousie University
7:00 Reception and Dinner
Friday April 12, 2013
9:00 - 11:00 Session 4: Transmission and Transformation
The Remede de Fortune as Anthology Benjamin Albritton, Stanford University
The Well-Traveled Text: Guillaume de Machaut’s 'La Prise d’Alixandre' Elizabeth Voss, University of Virginia
[I]ntroitus: Untexted Beginnings and Scribal Confusion in the Machaut Manuscripts Anna Zayaruznaya, Princeton University
11:00 - 12:00 T-PEN Workshop: Hands-On with a Transcription Tool Rachel Geer, University of Virginia
12:00 - 2:00 Lunch (on your own)
2:00 - 4:00 Session 5: Machaut Beyond the Book (round-table)
6:30 Closing Dinner
Saturday Departure