10 am to 3:30 pm
This symposium will bring together scholars from complementary disciplinary perspectives who are revolutionizing the ways we think about what medieval drama is and its wider contexts.
9:30 am: Coffee and continental breakfast
10 am - noon: Session 1
Directed by Kyle Thomas, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and followed by discussion.
Readers: Casey Caldwell, Megan Heffernan, Lee Benjamin Huttner, and Ann Kuzdale
12-1:30 pm: Lunch break
1:30-2:30 pm: Session 2, Keynote address
What Was Medieval about Drama? New Interpretations and Implications
Carol Symes, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
2:30-3:30 pm: Session 3
Roundtable discussion: The Futures of Medieval Drama
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Faculty and graduate students of Center for Renaissance Studies consortium institutions may be eligible to apply for travel funds to attend CRS programs or to do research at the Newberry. Each member university sets its own policies and deadlines; contact your Representative Council member in advance for details.
This program is free and open to the public, but space is limited and registration in advance is required.