Hilary 2012

Literary and intellectual convergences in late medieval Spain, II

Session of MIMSS
Friday 2 March 2012
Summer Common Room, Magdalen College

3.30.- Welcome. Coffee and tea

4.00.- Prof. Carlos Heusch (ENS-Lyon): "El florido árbol de las mentiras. Aproximación a la ficciología medieval desde don Juan Manuel"

4.45.- Prof. Jesús Rodríguez-Velasco (Columbia University): "Political Idiots".

5.30.- Discussion

6.15.- End of the session


Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Death of
María Rosa Lida de Malkiel (1910-1962)



Professor Charles Faulhaber 
(Professor Emeritus, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, University of California-Berkeley; Director Emeritus, The Bancroft Library, University of California-Berkeley)

Yakov Malkiel and María Rosa Lida: A Berkeley Love Affair

Session of MIMSS
Friday, 17 February 2012, 5.00pm
Auditorium, Magdalen College
(Tea and coffee will be served from 4.30pm)


New Approaches to the Romancero Viejo

Session of MIMSS
Friday, 3 February 2012
Summer Common Room, Magdalen College

3.00-3.45pm: Dr Margaret Sleeman (University of Aberdeen): "The Persecution of Innocent Young Women: Everyday Stories in Hispanic Balladry."

3.45-4.00: Tea

4.00-4.45: Professor Roger Wright (University of Liverpool): "Birds in the Romancero Viejo".

4.45-5.45: David Hook (MIMSS, Oxford): "Problems in Reading 'Alora la bien cercada' ".

5.45: Discussion

6.15: End of the session