Names and Identity in the Medieval World: The 2018 Medium Ævum Day Conference

The 2018 Medium Ævum Day Conference 'Names and Identity in the Medieval World' will be held on Saturday 27 October at the University of Glasgow.

MEDIUM ÆVUM exists to support and promote research into the cultures and intellectual life of the medieval world.

Full Programme

9:15am to 9:45am - Registration and Tea/Coffee
9:45am to 10:00am - Welcome
10:00am to 12:15pm - Morning Papers
10:00am to 10:45am John Hines (Cardiff University) Two names in context: what we can do with two short runic inscriptions of the mid-ninth century
10:45am to 11:30am Kelly Kilpatrick (University of Wales) Place, water and identity in medieval Wales
11:30am to 12:15pm Dauvit Broun (University of Glasgow) A scribal perspective on names and identity in Scotland c.1125–c.1225
12:15pm to 1:45pm Lunch and visit to Hunterian Museum Exhibition
1:45pm to 3:15pm Afternoon Papers
1:45pm to 2:30pm John Baker (University of Nottingham) Names and identities on the Anglo-Welsh border
2:30pm to 3:15pm Carole Hough (University of Glasgow) Place-names, languages and identity on the Anglo-Scottish border
3:15pm to 3:45pm Tea / Coffee
3:45pm to 4:45pm Round Table: Names and identity in the medieval world
4:45pm to 5:00pm Summing Up and Close