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University of Oxford Faculty of English

Conquest: 1016, 1066

 An Interdisciplinary Anniversary Conference

Ioannou Centre Oxford, 21-24 July 2016



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Plenary speakers:

Professor John Gillingham (LSE, emeritus); Professor Elisabeth van Houts (Cambridge); Professor Andy Orchard (Oxford); Professor Elaine Treharne (Stanford)

Topics under discussion include these themes:    ​

  1. The Church; clerical reform, religious experience
  2. Literature, authors, and patronage
  3. Language and multilingualism, language contact
  4. Institutions and governance; lordship; kingship
  5. Warfare, battles, conduct in war, fighting men
  6. Art and material culture
  7. Society and peoples
  8. Trade and commerce
  9. Space, movement, contact, networks; England and Europe, England and Scandinavia
  10. Historiography

Late paper proposals may be accepted if vacant slots arise and they complement existing sessions.

Contact Laura Ashe