Symposium in honour of Odd Einar Haugen, his 60th birthday: “Manuscripts, Editions, Grammar: Perspectives on Old Norse Literature”
Manuscripts, Editions, Grammar:
Perspectives on Old Norse Literature
Time: 19th September 2014, 09:15-18:30
Place: Christies gate 13 (Vektergården), room 251
The Department of Linguistic, Literary and Aesthetic Studies organises a symposium on 19th September in honour of Odd Einar Haugen, his 60th birthday. The symposium will include papers representing new research in subject areas central to Odd Einars own work.
09.45-10.45 Massimiliano Bampi (Venezia): Delectare et prodesse: AM 191 fol. and its Audience
11.00-12.00 Else Mundal (Bergen): Når den rette teksten er rang
12.10-14.00 Deltakarane samlast på Muséplass, lunch afterwards.
14.00-15.00 Jürg Glauser (Zürich): Manuscripts and Space. Spatial and Material Aspects of Old Norse-Icelandic Literature
15.00-16.00 Helen Leslie (Bergen): Intertextual Perspectives on Örvar-Oddr's Death Song in its Various Manuscripts
16.30-17.30 Robert Paulsen (Bergen): Naglfar - A Case of Mistaken Etymology
17.30-18.30 Jens Eike Schnall (Bergen): Editions, Grammar, and Cultural History: Some Remarks on Húsdrápa 11
19.00 Dinner at Jacob Aall (Xhibition)
Registration for the dinner until 15th September to Helen Leslie
Everybody is welcome to the dinner!
(However, the dinner is not free - for more information, please follow this link or contact Helen Leslie)