Conference Work

2017 Sessions and Gatherings at the 52nd International Congress
on Medieval Studies

Wednesday  May  10 2:00pm
Bernhard: Faculty Lounge

Board of Directors Meeting

Thursday  May 11  10:00am
Valley II: Harvey 204

SESSION 4: Building (Draw)bridges: How to Keep Medieval Studies Alive in the K-8 Classroom: A Hands-On Workshop (A Poster Session)
Organizer: Sarah Layman, Independent Scholar
Presider: Thomas Goodmann, Univ. of Miami

 “Oh, the (medieval) places you’ll go”: Children’s Literature as a Gateway Course
Moira Fitzgibbons, Marist College

 For Young Ladies and Lords: Medieval Matters for ird Graders
Victoria Holtz Wodzak, Viterbo Univ.; Michael Wodzak, Viterbo Univ.

 Medieval Board Games: Bringing the Entertainment of Medieval Children to the Modern Classroom
Sarah Layman

 How the Imperial Knights of Norco Charge into the Classroom
Danielle Trynoski,; Tom Montgomery, Imperial Knights Production Company; Andrea Montgomery, Imperial Knights Production Company

Thursday  May 11   3:30pm
Bernhard: 106

SESSION 123: Richard Coeur de Lion: Then and Now
Organizer: Russell A. Peck, Univ. of Rochester
Presider: Christopher Guyol, SUNY–Geneseo

 Rethinking the METS Richard Coer de Lyon: Romance Accretions and Historiography
Peter Larkin, Univ. of North Carolina–Charlotte

 Lion-Hearted and Demon-Spawned: Comprehending the King’s Cannibalism
Michael Livingston, e Citadel

 Which Richard? Bidder’s Choice
Russell A. Peck

 Respondent: Kelly DeVries, Loyola Univ. Maryland

Thursday  May 11   5:00pm
Valley III: Stinson 306

Editorial Board Meeting

Thursday  May 11  6:00pm
Valley III: Harrison 302

Reception with Hosted Bar

Friday  May 12  10:00am
Fetzer: 1010

SESSION 223: Sustaining Vivid Medieval Studies Programs in a Time of Diminished Fiscal and Faculty Resources (A Roundtable)
Organizer: Bonnie Wheeler, Southern Methodist Univ.
Presider: Benjamin Joy Ambler, Dwight-Englewood School

A roundtable discussion with M. Wendy Hennequin, Tennessee State Univ.; Danielle B. Joyner, Southern Methodist Univ.; Anne E. Lester, Univ. of Colorado–Boulder; and Bonnie Wheeler.