Guilhem IX at Kalamazoo

The Société Guilhem IX is pleased to sponsor the following activities at the
56th International Congress on Medieval Studies
Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI
10-15 May 2021

N.B.: The 56th International Congress on Medieval Studies is live on the Internet, Monday, May 10, through Saturday, May 15, 2021. Congress registration is open until May 29.


Friday, May 14, 11:00 a.m. E.D.T.
Location: Online

BUSINESS MEETING
Société Guilhem IX


Friday, May 14, 1:00 p.m. EDT
Session 337
Location: Online

VOICE IN MEDIEVAL OCCITANIA
Sponsors: Société Guilhem IX; Exemplaria: Medieval / Early Modern / Theory
Organizer: Mary Franklin-Brown, Univ. of Cambridge
Presider: Courtney Joseph Wells, Hobart and William Smith Colleges

Whose Voice Issues a “Sumptuary Law”? The Capitouls of Montauban versus Philip III
Sarah-Grace Heller, Ohio State Univ.

Voice and Death in Medieval Occitan Literature
Lisa Shugert Bevevino, Univ. of Minnesota–Morris

Immaterial Materiality: Embodied Voice in the Troubadour Tornada
Anne A. Levitsky, Dixie State Univ.

The Embodied Voices of Flamenca
Mary Franklin-Brown


Friday, May 14, 3:00 p.m. EDT
Session 356
Location: Online

OLD OCCITAN LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE IN MODERN MEDIA (A ROUNDTABLE)
Sponsor: Société Guilhem IX
Organizer: Mary Franklin-Brown, Univ. of Cambridge
Presider: Sarah-Grace Heller, Ohio State Univ.

A roundtable discussion with Charmaine A. Lee, Univ. degli Studi di Salerno; Sabrina Galano, Univ. degli Studi di Salerno; Lisa Shugert Bevevino, Univ. of Minnesota–Morris; Courtney Joseph Wells, Hobart and William Smith Colleges; and Elizabeth K. Hebbard, Indiana Univ.–Bloomington.


In 2021, as noted above, the BUSINESS MEETING usually scheduled for the late afternoon will take place online at 11:00 a.m. E.D.T.


Because the 2021 Congress is to be held online, the ANNUAL DINNER cannot take place. The Société will resume this tradition when the Congress next meets in Michigan.