Saturday, 12 March 2016, Court Room, Senate House
The London Anglo-Saxon Symposium (LASS) aims to provide a forum for the multidisciplinary discussion of Anglo-Saxon topics in a relaxed and engaging atmosphere. LASS will bring together internationally renowned experts and interested members of the public, in an interaction that promises to be highly informative and enjoyable for everyone involved.
LASS will take place in the Court Room, First Floor, Senate House, Malet Street, London, WC1E 7HU.
Standard fee: £12.00
LASS 2016 is kindly sponsored by The Society for the Study of Medieval Languages and Literature.
|14:15 - 15:00||
Registration and welcome
Tea, coffee and biscuits provided
|15:00 - 16:30||
Session 1: Scandinavians in England
Chair: Dr Sara M. Pons-Sanz
Dr Timothy Bolton (Bloomsbury Auctions):
Prof. Alison Finlay (Birkbeck):
Dr Letty Ten Harkel (University of Oxford):
|16:30 - 16:50||Tea/Coffee Break|
|16:50 - 17:50||
Session 2: Scandinavian Influence on English Practices
Chair: Prof Richard North
Dr Katrin Thier (Oxford English Dictionary):
Dr Sara Pons-Sanz (Cardiff University):
|17:50 - 18:10||Student Performance|
|18:10 - 19:00||Closing remarks and wine reception|
The School of Advanced Study is part of the central University of London. The School takes its responsibility to visitors with special needs very seriously and will endeavour to make reasonable adjustments to its facilities in order to accommodate the needs of such visitors. If you have a particular requirement, please feel free to discuss it confidentially with the organiser in advance of the event taking place.
Enquiries: Events Officer, Institute of English Studies, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU; Email: IESEvents@sas.ac.uk