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'Beorhtre bote': Beowulf and the Satisfactions of Coin and Flesh

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Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 5:00pm
Taylor Institute, St Giles, Oxford, OX1 3NA

 

Professor Katherine O'Brien O’Keeffe (Clyde and Evelyn Slusser Professor of English at the University of California, Berkeley; Eastman Professor 2017-18) will be speaking at an event "'Beorhtre bote': Beowulf and the Satisfactions of Coin and Flesh”.

The event will be followed by a drinks reception.

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About the speaker

Professor Katherine O’Brien O’Keeffe will be the visiting Eastman Professor at Balliol for the whole academic year; she specialises in the literary culture of Anglo-Saxon England. Her research focuses on cultural transmission, editing in manuscript cultures, and questions of agency in early medieval culture.
 

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Sophie Marnette
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