Saxo Grammaticus in the 21st Century

Monday 22nd of June at the Noble Women's Convent, Albani Torv, Odense

Coffee available from 9:30

10:00-10:15: Welcome

10:15-11:00: Peter Fischer (Cambridge) "The New Edition and Translation of Saxo"

11:00-11:30: Michael Gelting (Copenhagen) "Saxo Grammaticus in the Archives (Part 2)"

11:30-12:00: Coffee break

12:00-12:30: Mia Münster Swendsen (Roskilde) "Saxo and Sven Aggesen"

12:30-13:00: Per Andersen (Aarhus) "Saxo's Legal Thought - a Research Status"

13:00-14:00: Lunch

14:00-14:30: Sverre Bagge (Bergen) "Saxo's Norwegian Narrative (c. 1150-1170)"

14:30-15:00: Björn Weiler (Aberystwyth) "Saxo as an International Author - in the 13th and the 21st Century"

15:00-15:30: Coffee break

15:30-16:00: Peter Zeeberg (Copenhagen) "Saxo Translations - into Danish and English"

16:00-16:30: Lars Boje Mortensen (SDU) "Which roles will Saxo play in Emerging Non-national Literary Histories?"

16:30-17:00: Thomas Heebøll-Holm (SDU) "Saxo Grammaticus and English Twelfth-Century Historiography Revisited"

17:00: Closing and a glass

For additional information and free admission please contact Charlotte Thorup:


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