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SEMA 2016 Program

 

Our program is now available (2016 SEMA Program – pdf). There will be AV (computer & projector) set up in every room.

Please note that there have been a few changes since we sent the program to press. The corrections are listed here:

 

SEMA 2016 Corrigenda

 

Session 10 (Thursday):

Presider: Joseph B. Trahern, Jr., University of Tennessee, Knoxville

 

Session 11 (Thursday):

Withdrawn: “Saying ‘I do’: Legitimizing Marriage in Middle English Romances” – Christine Kozikowski, The College of the Bahamas

Added (Moved from Session 22): “Women at the Feast in Medieval British Literature: A Reassessment” – Melissa Ridley Elmes, Lindenwood University

 

Session 19 (Thursday):

Withdrawn: “William Langland’s Piers Plowman: Nature Methodized, Improved, Always Problematic” – Daniel F. Pigg, The University of Tennessee, Martin

 

Session 22 (Thursday; Cancelled):

Withdrawn: “From Boudoir to Amazonia: Female Empire-Building in Medieval Romance” – Misty Urban, Muscatine Community College

Moved to Session 11 (Thursday 2:00-3:15 pm): “Women at the Feast in Medieval British Literature: A Reassessment” – Melissa Ridley Elmes, Lindenwood University

Withdrawn: “Josian and Floripas: Middle English Romance Heroines in the Masculine Space of Chivalry” – Debra Best, California State, Dominguez Hills

 

Friday Job Market Mentoring

9:30-10:45 in Tenase; 11:00-12:30 in the Boardroom; 12:30-4:45 in Tenase

 

Session 28 (Friday):

Moved to Salon D (from Sequoyah 2)

 

Session 32 (Friday):

Withdrawn: “Shooting the Sheriff: Costume, Character, and the Identity of the Sheriff in Robin Hood films and TV Settings” – Gloria J. Betcher, Iowa State University

Replaced by: “Mirroring Maid Marian:  Film Costume and Character” – Sherron Lux, San Jacinto College

 

Session 33 (Friday):

Laine Doggett, St. Mary’s College of Maryland, will be one of the roundtable panelists

 

Session 35 (Friday):

Withdrawn: “Bede’s Words for Places of Power and the Passing of Time” – Melanie C. Maddox, The Citadel

 

Session 37 (Friday):

Withdrawn: “Norman Rulers in Sicily and Cultural Fusion in Religious Spaces”  – Brittany Claytor, Purdue University

 

Session 41 (Friday):

Moved to Salon ABC (from Hiwassee)

 

Session 42:

Withdrawn: “Norman Rulers in Sicily and Cultural Fusion in Religious Spaces” – Brittany Claytor, Purdue University

 

Session 46 (Friday):

Presider: Thorsten Huth, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Withdrawn: “Go Set a Watchman” – Elizabeth Duchovni, Hunter College

 

Session 47 (Friday):

Moved to Tenase (from Smoky C)

 

Session 48 (Friday):

Withdrawn: “Legal Authority and Sanctity in the Cult of Raimondo Palmerio” – Shane MacDonald, The Catholic University of America

 

Session 57 (Friday):

Title Change: “Objects of Translation in the Crusader Period: The Curious Case of the Saracen Besant” – William S. Murrell, Vanderbilt University

 

Session 60 (Friday):

Presider: Amy N. Vines, University of North Carolina, Greensboro

 

Session 68 (Saturday):

Withdrawn: “Widow(er), Step-, and In-Law” – Peter L. Larson

 

Session 70 (Saturday):

Withdrawn: “To Be Emperor: The French-German Rivalry in the Franco-Italian Epic Huon d’Auvergne” – Shira Schwam-Baird, University of North Florida

 

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