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University of Oxford Faculty of English

Conquest: 1016, 1066

 An Interdisciplinary Anniversary Conference

Ioannou Centre Oxford, 21-24 July 2016

 

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN

To register on the University Online Store click the blue 'Book Event' button on this page.

Accommodation options in Oxford can be found via the University's centralised B&B booking system; some college and guest house accommodation is also listed on Speedy Booker.

FULL CONFERENCE PROGRAMME (pdf)

LIST OF PARTICIPANTS (pdf)​

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