Saturday, 29 December
479. Middle English Alliterative Poetry: Conquest and Contact
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Columbus Hall K and L, Hyatt Regency
Program arranged by the Division on Middle English Language and Literature, Excluding Chaucer
Presiding: Robert W. Barrett, Jr., Univ. of Illinois, Urbana
1. “Alliterative Poetry’s Latin Learning,” Ian Cornelius, Univ. of Pennsylvania
2. “English Alliterative Poetry in Old Jerusalem,” Andrew Scott Galloway, Cornell Univ.
3. “Outsiders in The Awntyrs of Arthur,” Michael Wenthe, American Univ.