Guilhem IX at Kalamazoo

The Société Guilhem IX is pleased to sponsor the following activities
at the
55th International Congress on Medieval Studies
Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI
7-10 May 2020

55th INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS CANCELLED

On March 17, 2020, the Medieval Institute at Western Michigan University made the following announcement:

"The health and safety of our attendees and our community are our first priority. Due to the COVID-19 outbreak and the most recent recommendations of the CDC and the WHO regarding social distancing and public gatherings, we have made the difficult decision to cancel the 55th International Congress on Medieval Studies (May 7-10, 2020)."

Visit the Web site of the Congress for a statement on refunds of registration fees, on-campus housing costs, and meal tickets, plus contact information for local hotels.


Thursday, May 9, 2019, 1:30-3:00 p.m.
Session 55
Bernhard 212

BEYOND THE CANSO
Sponsor: Société Guilhem IX
Organizer: Mary Franklin-Brown, Univ. of Cambridge
Presider: Sarah-Grace Heller, Ohio State Univ.

The Troubadour Canso in the Context of Social Reality
William D. Paden, Northwestern Univ.

Beyond the Canso, and Off to the Crusades: The Case of Raimbaut de Vaqueiras
Vincent Pollina, Tufts Univ.

Beyond the Canso: The Troubadour Palais and the Estribot
Courtney Joseph Wells, Hobart and William Smith Colleges

Beyond the Chanson: (Less) Successful Troubadour Genres in the Trouvére Tradition
Daniel E. O'Sullivan, Univ. of Mississippi


Thursday, May 9, 2019, 3:30-5:00 p.m.
Session 104
Bernhard 212

THIBAUT DE CHAMPAGNE AND THE TROUBADOURS (A ROUNDTABLE)
Sponsor: Société Guilhem IX
Organizer: Mary Franklin-Brown, Univ. of Cambridge
Presider: Wendy Pfeffer, Univ. of Louisville

Thibaut de Champagne at the Crossroads between the Troubadours and the Trouvéres
Christopher J. Callahan, Illinois Wesleyan Univ.

The Crusader and Fin'Amors: The Love Lyric of Thibaut de Champagne and Jaufre Rudel
Darrell W. Estes, Ohio State Univ.

Thibaut and the Troubadours
Elizabeth K. Hebbard, Indiana Univ.-Bloomington

Thibaut in the Classroom
Lisa Shugert Bevevino, Univ. of Minnesota-Morris

Response
Christopher Davis, Northwestern Univ.


Thursday, May 9, 2019, 5:00 p.m.
Bernhard 212

BUSINESS MEETING
Société Guilhem IX


Thursday, May 9, 2019, 6:30 p.m.
The Wine Loft, Kalamazoo, MI 49007

ANNUAL DINNER
Société Guilhem IX
(*By Reservation Only; details available here.)