Tuesday, 29 December
469. Women in the Medieval Mediterranean World
1:45–3:00 p.m., Congress A, Loews
Program arranged by the Society for Medieval Feminist Scholarship
Presiding: Sally Livingston, Harvard Univ.
1. “Perpetua Goes to Europe: Hagiographic Transformation across the Mediterranean,” Margaret Wickins Cotter-Lynch, Southeastern Oklahoma State Univ.
2. “Constructing the Mediterranean through Women: Exchange, Exoticism, and Cross-Cultural Identity,” Megan Moore, Newberry Library
3. “From Poitou to Armenia: Mélusine Remaps the Mediterranean,” E. Jane Burns, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill