Thursday, 27 December
136. Saintly Women and Priestly Poets: The Fifteenth-Century English Poetry of Osbern Bokenham, John Capgrave, and John Audelay
8:45–10:00 p.m., Skyway Suite 272, Hyatt Regency
A special session
Presiding: Matthew C. Giancarlo, Univ. of Kentucky
1. “The Verse Lives of Bokenham’s Golden Legend: Rewriting Holiness in Fifteenth-Century England,” Karen A. Winstead, Ohio State Univ., Columbus
2. “Eat This Book: Literary Consumption in Capgrave’s Life of Saint Katherine,” Shannon Gayk, Indiana Univ., Bloomington
3. “John the Blind Audelay: Politics and Trauma in Bodleian Library MS Douce 302,” Robert J. Meyer Lee, Goshen Coll.