Session1629
TitleCreating and Hiding One's Otherness
Date/TimeThursday 6 July 2017: 11.15-12.45
 
SponsorDepartment of Medieval Studies, Central European University, Budapest
 
OrganiserGerhard Jaritz, Department of Medieval Studies, Central European University, Budapest/Wien
 
Moderator/ChairNada Zečević, Department of History / Centre for the Study of the Balkans, Goldsmiths, University of London
 
Paper 1629-a Otherness in Carolingian Poetry: Walahfrid Strabo's De Imagine Tetrici
(Language: English)
Jasmin Evelyn Damerius, Fachbereich Geschichts- und Kulturwissenschaften, Freie Universität Berlin
Index Terms: Historiography - Medieval; Language and Literature - Latin; Literacy and Orality; Political Thought
Paper 1629-b How to Become a Real Barbarian: Strategies of Assimilation in Early Medieval Societies
(Language: English)
Daniel Ziemann, Department of Medieval Studies, Central European University, Budapest
Index Terms: Byzantine Studies; Historiography - Medieval
Paper 1629-c The Performance of Poverty and Exploitation of 'Others' in Jerome's Epistulae
(Language: English)
Angela Zielinski Kinney, Institut für Klassische Philologie, Mittel- und Neulatein, Universität Wien / Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies, University of Wales, Aberystwyth
Index Terms: Language and Literature - Latin; Lay Piety; Learning (The Classical Inheritance)
 
AbstractThe session concentrates on the literary creation of otherness as well as the regularly applied methods of attempting to hide one's otherness by applying different methods, particularly concerning symbols and outer appearance.