|MAM meeting in Duluth (October 2016)|
MAM at ICMS 2017
Thursday 10:00 a.m.
Medievalism and Don Quixote
Organizer: Carlos Hawley, North Dakota State Univ.
Presider: Paul E. Larson, Baylor Univ.
Between Babieca and Rocinante: Equine Performativity in the Spanish Chivalric Tradition
Bruce R. Burningham, Illinois State Univ.
Modernism versus Medievalism in Interpretation of Don Quijote
Wendell P. Smith, Wilson College
Reflections on Knights and Mirrors: El Caballero del Verde Gabán
Robert S. Stone, United States Naval Academy
Medievalism: Mio Cid’s Golden Age as the Cradle for Cervantes’s Decrepit Present
Jaime Leaños, Univ. of Nevada–Reno
Medieval Association of the Midwest (MAM) Executive Council Meeting
Medieval Association of the Midwest (MAM) Business Meeting and Reception with hosted bar
Thursday 5:30 p.m.
Friday 3:30 p.m.
Valley III Stinson Lounge
Law, Loopholes, and Justice in Medieval Contexts and Beyond
Organizer: Toy-Fung Tung, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, CUNY
Presider: Toy-Fung Tung
From Dante’s Inferno to Steinbeck’s The Grapes of Wrath: Usury, the Law, and Loopholes
Lucas J. McCarthy, Western Michigan Univ.
“Tenuto buono e male adoperando”: From Trickery to Criminality in Decameron 3.6 and 4.2
Margaret Escher, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, CUNY
Nature, the Ultimate Loophole: Francis Bacon, John Bulwer, and the Psychophysiology of the English Courtroom
Jeffrey Wollock, Texas A&M Univ.
Saturday 10:00 a.m.
Medieval Bridesmaids: Wedding, Bedding, and Bad Behavior in Romance
Organizer: Matthew O’Donnell, Indiana Univ.–Bloomington
Presider: Alison Langdon, Western Kentucky Univ.
Love on the Battlefield: Interfaith Attraction and Conversion in Three Middle English Romances
Elizabeth Melick, Kent State Univ.
Marriage, Mimicry, and Murder: Unwilling Wives and Feminine Feigning in Bevis of Hampton
Elizabeth A. Williamsen, Minnesota State Univ.–Mankato
Lady Guinevere’s Lover: Bloody Sheets and Bloody Bedchambers in Malory’s Morte Darthur
Saturday 1:30 p.m.
Medievalism and Pedagogy
Organizer: Audrey Becker, Marygrove College
Presider: Audrey Becker
Play, Games, and the Medieval World: Teaching Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s The White Company
Robert Sirabian, Univ. of Wisconsin–Stevens Point
Teaching Westeros: Medieval Studies, Medievalism, and George R. R. Martin
Carol Jamison, Armstrong State Univ.
“Medieval” Rhetoric, ISIS, and the Syrian Refugee Crisis: A Lesson for Teaching Political Medievalisms in the Undergraduate Classroom
Erin S. Lynch, Medieval Institute, Western Michigan Univ.
“Have you ever heard of Robin Longstride?”: Anachronism, Authenticity, and Teaching Robin Hood
Christian Sheridan, Bridgewater College