Tuesday, 28 December
183. Finding the Words: Old English Texts and Contexts
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Grand Ballroom Salon E, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on Old English Language and Literature
Presiding: John D. Niles, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison
1. “Scribes’ and Booksmiths’ Verses: ‘New’ Old English Poetic Texts and Scribal Wisdom,” Thomas A. Bredehoft, Univ. of Northern Colorado
2. “Metod: An Anglo-Saxon Death Deity,” Lawrence P. Morris, Univ. of Cambridge, Fitzwilliam Coll.
3. “Attending to Dialect: A Rationale for A Handbook of Old English Dialects,” Christopher M. Cain, Towson Univ.