Graduate Student Accomplishments

Fellowships, Prizes, and Awards

Amy Clark

UC Berkeley Medieval Studies Graduate Student Paper Prize (2017)

Digital Humanities at Berkeley Summer Institute Fellow (2015)   

Pre-conference Workshop Grant, International Society of Anglo-Saxonists (2015)

Kenneth Fockele

Frank Steinway Essay Award from the San Francisco Arbeiterbildungsverein for "Instability in and of Walther Ruttmann's Opus I" (2011)

Andrew Griebeler

David E. Finley Fellowship, Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts, National Gallery of Art, Washington DC (2016-2019)

Kress Two-Year Institutional Fellowship at the Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz, Max-Planck-Institut (2014-2016)

International Center of Medieval Art Student Essay Prize, First Place for "Picturing Time and Eternity in Sixth Century Ravenna." (2012)

Christopher Hench

Fulbright (English Teaching Assistant) (2011-2012)

Institute of European Studies Fellow (2014-2015)

Max Kade Fellow (2014-2015)

Digital Humanities at Berkeley (Summer 2015)

DAAD (Summer 2017)

Jacob Hobson

Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowship (2016-17)

NEH Summer Institute for College Teachers (2016)

Leifur Eiríksson Foundation Scholarship (2014-15)

Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award (2014)

Fritz O. Fernström Traveling Fellowship (2012)

UC Berkeley Medieval Studies Graduate Student Prize (2011)

Jennifer Lorden

Jacob K. Javits Fellowship (four years), U.S. Department of Education (2011)

Jasmin Miller

James D. Hart Summer Grant, UC Berkeley English (2016)

UC Berkeley Medieval Studies Graduate Student Paper Prize (2017)

Ryan Perry

Outstanding Teaching Assistant, UC Berkeley English (2013)

Chernin Fellowship, UC Berkeley English (2013-2014)

Landon Reitz

Institute of European Studies Fellow (2015-2016)

New Directions in Theology Grant, UC Berkeley Center for the Study of Religion (2016-2017)

Michelle Ripplinger

Joel Fineman Prize, UC Berkeley Department of English (2015)

R. Kirk Underhill Graduate Fellowship in British Studies, UC Berkeley Institute of European Studies (2014)

Andrew Sears

Fellowship, Bode-Museum, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, (Spring 2017)

John Boswell Dissertation Grant, Medieval Academy of America (2016)

Fellowship, Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz - Max-Planck-Institut (Fall 2016)

Hellman Foundation Fellowship (2014-2016)

Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor Award (2014-2015)

UC Berkeley Medieval Studies Graduate Student Paper Prize (2014)

Berkeley-Cologne Graduate Student Fellowship, Travel Grant (Summer 2014)

Max Stevenson

New Directions in Theology Grant, UC Berkeley Center for the Study of Religion (2016-2017)

Spencer Strub

Berkeley Connect Fellowship in English, (2016-17)

Benjamin and Barbara Kurtz Prize (2016)

Berkeley Center for the Study of Religion Summer Grant (2015)

Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award, UC Berkeley Department of English (2015)

James D. Hart Summer Grant, UC Berkeley (2014)

UC Berkeley Medieval Studies Graduate Student Prize (2012)

Alison Goddard Elliott Award, New England Medieval Studies Consortium (2012)

Norman Underwood

Department of History Research Year Award                                                    

Summer Fellowship, American Numismatic Society                          

Research Assistant-Humanities Award, UC Berkeley                                

Graduate Division Summer Grant, UC Berkeley                                                            

Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor Award, UC Berkeley (2013)

Tiffany White

Fritz O. Fernström Traveling Fellowship

Evan Wilson

UC Berkeley Medieval Studies Graduate Student Prize (2013)

Publications

Amy Clark. "More Than Meets the Eye: Cultural Color Resonances in Old English Literature," in Essays in Anglo-Saxon Studies, Volume 8 (ACMRS, forthcoming)    

Bianca Facchini"Il Cesare di Lucano, da Dante a Manzoni." Intersezioni 3, 2016 (forthcoming)

———. "Albertino Mussato: ultime riflessioni sulla poesia." In Atti del convegno "Sulle tracce degli antichi verso la modernità: l'Ecerinide di Albertino Mussato" (Padua, December 3-4, 2015). Florence: SISMEL, 2016 (forthcoming)

———. “Petrarca e l'agiografia camaldolese: la fonte della vita di san Romualdo nel Legendario di Nicolò Malerbi.” Hagiographica 21 (2014), 179-196.

———. “A Philosophical Quarrel among Auctoritates: Mussato’s De Lite inter Naturam et Fortunam and its Classical and Medieval Sources.” Forthcoming in Italia Medioevale e Umanistica 55 (2014): 71-102.  

———. “Giurisprudenza da favola. Note sul lessico giuridico delle Metamorfosi di Apuleio.” Lexis 29 (2011): 301-324.

Andrew Griebeler. “Audiences on the Walls of St Clement.” In The Public in the Picture: Involving the Beholder in Antique, Islamic, Byzantine and Western Medieval and Renaissance Art,” edited by Beate Fricke and Urte Krass (Zurich: Diaphanes, 2015). 

Beate Fricke, Fallen Idols, Risen Saints: Relics, Sainte Foy of Conques and the Revival of Monumental Sculpture in Medieval Art, trans. Andrew Griebeler (Turnhout: Brepols, 2015); originally published as Ecce fides. Die Statue in Conques, Götzendienst und Bildkultur im Westen (Munich: Fink, 2007)

Christopher Hench. With Estes, Alex. “Supervised Machine Learning for Hybrid Meter.” Proceedings of the Fifth Workshop on Computational Linguistics for Literature, NAACL-HLT 2016, 2016, 1.

"Kafka's Jewish Languages: The Hidden Openness of Tradition” Review of Kafka's Jewish Languages: The Hidden Openness of Tradition, David Suchoff. EDGE - A Graduate Journal for German and Scandinavian Studies: 3, no. 1, 2013. 

Jacob Hobson. "Euhemerism and the Veiling of History in Early Scandinavian Literature." Journal of English and Germanic Philology (forthcoming).

 ———.“National-Ethnic Narratives in Eleventh-Century Literary Representations of Cnut.” Anglo-Saxon England 43 (2014): 267-95.

Sara Ann Knutson. "Bridges to Eternity: A Reexamination of the Adoption of Christianity in Viking-Age Sweden." Viking and Medieval Scandinavia 12 (2016). 95-109.

 ———.“National-Ethnic Narratives in Eleventh-Century Literary Representations of Cnut.” Anglo-Saxon England 43 (2014): 267-95.

Jennifer Lorden. "Deor.” In The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of British Medieval Literature, ed. Siân Echard, et al. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2017, forthcoming. 

 ———. "Landscapes of Devotion: The Settings of St Swithun’s Early uitae." Anglo-Saxon England 45, forthcoming.

Jasmin Miller. "The Discernment of Spirits in Julian of Norwich's Revision." Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (forthcoming). 

 ———. "Þe speche of God": A Re-Assessment of the Double-Voicedness of Mystic Speech in the Book of Margery Kempe." Magistra (forthcoming).

Ryan Perry "The Legitimacy of Medieval Dissent." postmedieval: Forum III: Dissent. http://postmedieval-forum.com/forums/forum-iii-dissent/the-legitimacy-of-medieval-dissent-r-d-perry/.

Spencer Strub.  "The Idle Readers of Piers Plowman in Print," New Medieval Literatures 17 (2017): 201-36.

Norman Underwood. “Mirroring Byzantium: Scribes, Dukes, and Literature on Leadership in Tenth-Century Southern Italy,” in Malcolm Choat et al. (eds.), Observing the Scribe at Work: Scribal Practice in the Ancient World (Peeters Publishers, forthcoming).

———. "When the Goths Were in Egypt." Viator 45.1 (2014): 25-38.

Papers Presented

Amy Clark

"As Though 'Wit' Never Were:  A Grammar of Reunification within The Wife's Lament." 52nd International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, MI (2017), ISAS New Voices Panel.

“More than Meets the Eye: Cultural Color Resonances in Old English Literature.” Biennial Conference of the International Society of Anglo-Saxonists, Glasgow University, Scotland (2015).

Bianca Facchini

"Petrarch's Lucan: Politics, Ethics, and Poetics." Cambridge Society for Neo-Latin Studies, Cambridge, November 22, 2016.

"Authority Displaced: Petrarch's Readaptation of Lucan's Ethics." Presented at the Annual Meeting of Postgraduates in the Reception of the Ancient World. Oxford, December 12-13, 2016.

"Understanding the Opposites: Petrarch's Reception of Lucan's Politics." King’s College London Classics Departmental Seminar, November 4, 2016.

"Albertino Mussato: ultime riflessioni sulla poesia." Presented at the conference: Sulle tracce degli antichi verso la modernità: l'"Ecerinide" di Albertino Mussato. Padua, December 3-4, 2015

“Noble Abductions and Adulteries: Baudri of Bourgueil and the Ecclesiastical Reform of Marriage.” Paper presented at “Modelling Ethical Reform in Medieval Literature” Panel, International Medieval Congress, Leeds, 6 July 2015. 

“Towards the Edition of Mussato's De Lite inter Naturam et Fortunam: Textual Dilemmas and Hermeneutic Possibilities.” Paper presented at “Neo-Latin Literature in Manuscript: Challenges in Editing and Interpretation” Panel, Sixteenth International Congress of the IANLS, Vienna, 2-7 August 2015.

“Rediscovering the De lite inter naturam et fortunam: Albertino Mussato's Classical and Medieval Philosophical Sources.” Paper presented at “Philosophical Texts and Traditions” Panel, International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, MI, May 2014.

“Writing and Literary Practices in Sixth-Century Merovingian Gaul: Evaluating the evidence from Venantius Fortunatus' carmina.” Paper presented at the "Late Literature in the Sixth Century, East and West" Panel, ISLALS annual conference, Brown University, 31 October - 2 November, 2013.

Marcos Garcia

"Composing Destruction: Alcuin's Opus geminatum on Lindisfarne." Paper presented at the 48th International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, MI, 9 May 2013.

"Praying by the Rules: Making Space for Prayer in Bede's Prose Vita Cuthberti." Paper presented at the International Medieval Congress, Leeds, UK, 9 July 2012.

"Strategic Infidelity: Zemeckis’s Beowulf in the Tradition of Unfaithful Adaptation,"  Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association, Scripps College, CA, 5 November 2011.

Andrew Griebeler

“Transmission of Visual Knowledge in the Margins of Marciana, cod. gr. XI, 21 (coll. 453),” Paper presented at the 51st International Congress on Medieval Studies, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Mich., 14 May 2016.

“Byzantine Carvings in Serpentine,” Paper presented at the 41st Annual Byzantine Studies Conference, Byzantine Association of North America, Fordham University, New York, 25 October 2015.

“Shifting Production Paradigms in the Illustration of Herbals between Antiquity and the Middle Ages," Paper presented at the 50th International Congress for Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, Michigan, 14 May 2015.

“The Serpent Column Revisited: Birth of a Talisman in Late Byzantium,” Paper presented at the 103rd Annual Conference of the College Arts Association, New York, 14 February 2015.

 “Reading Frontispieces ca. 1900,” Paper presented at The Making of the Humanities IV, Fourth Conference on the History of the Humanities, Royal Netherlands Institute in Rome, Rome, 16 October 2014.

“Icons and Demons in the Paris Gregory (Paris. cod. gr. 510).” Paper presented at the Byzantine Studies Conference, Byzantine Studies Association of North America, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, 1 November 2013.

“Theodora and Sarah at San Vitale.” Paper presented at "Making Connections—Alliances, Networks, Correspondence and Comparisons," Royal Studies Network, University of Winchester, Winchester, UK, 8-9 July 2013.

“Participation and Confrontation on the Walls of St. Clement, Ohrid, Macedonia.” Paper presented at "Abrahams Erbe – Konkurrenz, Konflikt, Koexistenz im Mittelalter," 15th Symposium des Mediävistenverbands, Heidelberg, 3-6 March 2013.

“Crowds and Audiences on the Walls of St. Clement, Ohrid, Macedonia.” Paper presented at "Die Erfindung des Publikums – oder der Auftreten des Dritten im Bilde," Workshop at Center for Advanced Studies, Ludwig Maximilians Universität, Munich, June 2012.

“Configuring the Shadow of Christ in the Paris Gregory (Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale, cod. gr. 510).” Paper presented at the Medieval Association of the Pacific Conference, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, California, March 2012.

Christopher Hench

“Static and Dynamic Barriers in Middle High German Epics.” Barriers. Berkeley, California. 1 March 2015.

“(S)electing the Grail King.” Medieval and Renaissance Forum. Plymouth, New Hampshire. 26 April 2014.

Jacob Hobson

"The Spiritual Sense of Ælfric's Catholic Homilies." Paper presented at the 51st International Congress of Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, MI, 15 May 2016.

"The Trojan War and Euhemeristic Theory in Skáldskaparmál." Paper presented at the 16th International Saga Conference, Zurich, Switzerland, 10 August 2015.

“Political Theology in the Charters of Æthelstan A.” Paper presented at CCASNC, Cambridge, UK, 7 February 2015.

“Histories and Historical Fictions in the Old English Boethius.” Lecture for Miðaldastofa, Reykjavik, Iceland, 29 January 2015.

"The Historical Development of Old Norse-Icelandic Poetic Theory." Paper presented at "Knowledge of the North: Traditions, Transformations, and Practices of Medieval Scandinavian Learning II," Berkeley, CA, 5 April 2014.

"On Getting Lucky: Reading Fatum and Fortuna in the Old English Boethius." Paper presented at the 129th Annual MLA Convention, Chicago, IL, 10 January 2014.

"Learning to Read Skaldic Poetry in the Thirteenth and Fourteenth Centuries." Paper presented at "Knowledge of the North: Traditions, Transformations, and Practices of Medieval Scandinavian Learning," Bergen, Norway, 22 November 2013.

"Kenningar Óláfs: Óláfr Þórðarson's Málskrúðsfræði and Medieval Icelandic Literary Theory." Paper presented at the 48th International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, MI, May 2013.

"Unraveling friðuwebbe." Paper presented at the International Society for Anglo-Saxonists panel, "New Voices in Anglo-Saxon Studies," 47th International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, MI, 12 May 2012. 

"Killing Ælfheah: Cnut's Anglo-Danish Kingship and the Changing Angelcynn." Paper presented at the 18th Annual ACMRS Conference, Tempe, AZ, 17 February 2012.

Marian Homans-Turnbull

"Chaucer's Custance in a Tradition of Medieval Drifters." 51st International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, MI. May 2016. 

"Father Aesop, Neighbor Chaucer: Henryson's Testament of Cresseid and (Inter)national Literary Inheritance." Roundtable presentation ("Unhappy Families: Literary Inheritance in the Fifteenth Century"), 51st International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, MI. May 2016. 

"'My laboural the day': Literary Work in the Parliament of Fowls." Roundtable presentation ("Modes of Knowledge"), Method and the Middle English Text Graduate Student Conference, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA. April 2016. 

"What Translates as Discovery? Sighting Land in Icelandic Settlement Narratives." New England Medieval Studies Consortium Graduate Student Conference ("Travel and Translation"), Yale University, New Haven, CT. March 2015.

"Familiar Wilderness? Some Dynamics of Exploration in Beowulf and Andreas." Borderlines XVII ("Occupying Space"), Trinity College Dublin. March 2013.

Jennifer Lorden

Swiðe swete to belcettan: Affective Eruptions in the Old English Boethius.” Between the Lines: Discerning Affect and Emotion in Pre-Modern Texts, 29 September 2016, Columbia University.

“Shame and Sense: Writing the World to Come in the Soul and Body Poems.” International Conference on Medieval Studies, 13 May 2016, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

Soðe Gesælð: Concepts of Artistry in the Old English Boethius.” Paper presented at the 49th Annual Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, MI, 8-11 May 2014.

“The Age of Chaucer?: Pagans, Poets, and Periodization in Troilus and Criseyde.” Paper presented at the 111th Annual Conference, Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association, San Diego, CA, 1-3 November 2013.

"The Devil's Advocates: Cynewulf's Demons as Anti-Apostles." Paper presented at the International Medieval Congress, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK, 9 July 2012.

"Formal Address: Literary Cultures and the Love of Words." Response to Panel, "The Form of the Content: Formal Approaches to Old English Literature," 8th Annual Anglo-Saxon Studies Colloquium Conference, University of California, Berkeley, 25 February 2012.

 “The Presence of Absences: Physicality and Memory in The Wife's Lament.” Paper presented at the 46th International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, MI, 14 May 2011. 

Jasmin Miller

"Margery Kempe's Discretion." Paper presented at the 114th Annual Conference of the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association, Westin Pasadena, Pasadena, CA, 11 November 2016.

 "Thinking About Progress: Contemplative Doubt in Julian of Norwich's Showings." Paper presented at The Method and Middle English Text Conference, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, 8 April 2016.

"Disseminating Discretio at Syon and Shen." Paper presented at the 2nd Annual Center of Medieval and Early Modern Studies Conference, University of Colorado, Boulder, 23 October 2015.  

"Recreating the Past." Response to the Panel, "Reforming the Past" at the Re:Form Conference, University of California, Berkeley, 16 February 2013.

"The Importance of Being Earnest: “I Kan Namore” in Troilus and Criseyde." Paper presented at the 110th Annual Conference of the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association, Seattle University, Seattle, WA, 19 October 2012.

Ryan Perry

“Lydgate's Danse Macabré and the Hundred Years War."  Presented at the Roundtable, "Feel the Pain: Medieval Trauma" roundtable, Medieval Literature, exclusive of Chaucer, Division, Modern Language Association Conference, Chicago, IL, January 2014. 

“Chaucer’s Melibee and the Neighborly Sovereign.” Paper presented at the Panel, "Toward a Political Theology of the Sovereign," New Chaucer Society Conference, Portland, OR, July, 2012.

“Chaucer’s French Connection and the Complaint of Venus.” Paper presented at The New England Medieval Studies Colloquium Conference on Audience, Yale University, New Haven, CT,  March 2012.

“Fleurs de Lis: Geoffrey Chaucer and Eustache Deschamps.” Paper presented at the Chaucer Society Panel, "In Memory of Charles Muscatine, Style," International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, MI, 13 May 2011.

 “When All Debts Are Paid in Advance: Mede and Salvation through Works in Piers Plowman.” Paper presented at the Fifth International Piers Plowman Conference, Oxford, UK, 16 April 2011.

 “Ostentatious Orthodoxy: E Musaeo 35 and Spectacular Religiosity in Fifteenth Century England.”  Paper presented at the Lollard Society Panel, "Shifting Paradigms, International Congress on Medieval Studies," Kalamazoo, MI, May 2010.

Andrew Sears

"'Embroidered Heads': St. Ursula's Skulls and the Cologne Textile Trade, 1500." Paper presented at the Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz, December 2016.

“The Value of Reliquaries in the Hanseatic League.” Paper presented at the 51st International Congress for Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, MI, May 2016.

“Reliquaries and Value in the Hanseatic League, 1200-1500.” Paper presented at “Wirtschaften in der Vormoderne,” Brackweder Arbeitskreis für Mittelalterforschung, Universität Zürich, November 2015.

“The Rise of Pictorial Narrative in the Cult of St. Ursula.” Paper presented at the 50th International Congress for Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, MI, May 2015.

"Imagined Touch: Late Medieval Depictions of the Hirsute Mary Magdalene." Paper Presented at "(Re)Mediation," UCLA, October 2014.

 “Wondrous Wondering: European Reception of Sapi-Portuguese Saltcellars c. 1500.” Paper presented at "Threads of Circulation," Ohio State University, April 2014.

 “Envisioning Sacredness: The Rise of Pictorial Narrative in the Cult of St. Ursula.” Paper presented at "Perceiving Religion: The Production, Consumption, and Reception of Religious Imagery," McGill University, March 2014.

Spencer Strub

“Robert Doughtie and the Readers of Piers Plowman in Print” (International Piers Plowman Conference, Seattle, WA, July 2015)

“Secularization and Sovereignty in Mum and the Sothsegger” (ICMS, Kalamazoo, MI, May 2015)

“The Dietary and Lydgate’s Didactic Style” (Biennial Congress of the New Chaucer Society, Reykjavík, Iceland, July 2014). 

“’Al in the glose folk laboure and swete’: Langlandian Doubt in the Regiment of Princes.” (ICMS, Kalamazoo, MI, May 2014)

“‘Right Wiclevian’ or ‘Satyricall Penne’? Interconfessional Polemic and The Plowman's Tale” (Renaissance Conference of Southern California, San Marino, CA, June 2013)

 “Stock Formulae and Character in Chaucer’s Troilus and Criseyde” (International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, MI, May 2013)

 “The Place of The Plowman's Tale in Milton's Radical History” (New England Medieval Studies Consortium Graduate Student Conference, New Haven, CT, March 2012)

Max Stevenson

"Regular Meals: Refectory and Reform in Late Anglo-Saxon England," International Medieval Congress, Leeds, July 2016.
"Sweeping Hrothgar's Floor: Fletwerod, Forswapan, and the Function(s) of Humor in Old English Poetry," International Congress of Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, May 2016.

Jenny Tan

"Rethinking Arthurian Legend Through the Grail and its Celtic Antecedents." Paper presented at the 35th Annual California Celtic Conference, Berkeley, CA, 16 March 2013.

Norman Underwood

“Laboring for God: The Clergy and Human Capital in the Later Roman Empire,” Capital, Investment, and Innovation in the Roman World (Brussels: May 2015) 

“The Gender of Saintly Healing: Physician-Saints, 'Lady Doctors,' and Smashed Testicles in Late Antique Miracle Stories,” Shifting Frontiers XI: The Transformation of Poverty, Philanthropy, and Healthcare in Late Antiquity (Iowa City: March 2015)

“Between Medicine and Metaphor: Physicians, Bishops, and Clerical Representation in Late Antiquity,” North American Patristics Society Annual Meeting (Chicago: May 2014)

“The Curious Coins of Carthage: Change and Continuity in Post-Roman Africa,” Ancient Numismatic Society of San Francisco (San Francisco: March 2014)

“In which Language Do I Sign? Multilingualism in Late Antique and Early Medieval Documents,” Changing Hands: Cultures of Buying, Selling, & Giving in Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages (UC Berkeley: February 2014)

“Legal Adoptions: The Conventions of Religious Dispute in Late Roman and Vandal North Africa,” Social Science History Association Annual Meeting (Chicago: November 2014)

“Mirroring Byzantium: Scribes, Dukes, and Literature on Leadership in Tenth-Century Southern Italy,” Observing the Scribe at Work: Knowledge Transfer and Scribal Professionalism in Pre-Typographic Societies (Macquarie University: September 2013)

“Protesting the Man: Possidius’ Vita Augustini, Forensic Rhetoric, and the Vandal Persecution,” The New Patristics: Studying the Church Fathers after the Linguistic Turn (UC Berkeley: April 2013) 

“Bringing Back Byzantium: Leo of Naples' Alexander Romance Translation, and the Styling of Empire,” Audience in the Middle Ages, New England Medieval Studies Consortium (Yale University: April 2012)

“Response to Political Reading and Political Patronage Panel,” Reading the Middle Ages, UC Berkeley Program in Medieval Studies Graduate Conference (UC Berkeley: March 2011)

Evan Wilson

“The Fall of the Angels in Genesis A and the Poetics of Reversal.” Paper presented at the 49th International Congress of Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, MI, May 8, 2014. 

"Kingship and Monstrosity in a Hybrid Beowulf." Paper presented at the Ninth Annual Anglo-Saxon Studies Colloquium Conference, New York University, April 2013.