Author: Tamara Caudill

  • Highlights from Kzoo Sneak Peak!

    The Kalamazoo Sneak Peak is now available online! Some highlights for scholars of Marie de France are as follows: Friday, 1:30 PM: Session 249 Unwilling Wives: Doon, Melian, and Bisclavret, Matilda Tomaryn Bruckner, Boston College Friday,  3:30PM: Session 298 Marie de France: A Case Study of Cultural Shift and Literary Motherhood, Kimberly Tate Anderson, Florida […]

  • Le Cygne, Vol. 2 (3rd Series) announced

    For the second year in a row, Le Cygne will send out its annual issue in the early months of the new year.  Contributions are as follows: ARTICLES Beston, John. ” The Role of the Secretary Girart in the Old French Lay of Amours.” Brown, Brandy N. “A Hard Day’s Knight: The Journey to the Otherworld in […]

  • ICLS 2016 Call for Papers – Marie de France panel(s)

    The International Marie de France Society aims to sponsor 1-2 panels at the XVth Congress Of the International Courtly Literature Society University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky USA 24-29 July 2016 Embracing Lexington’s status as the horse capital of the world, the theme of the Congress is Courtly Pastimes. This event promises to be memorable! […]

  • New Italian edition of Guingamor, Tydorel, and Tyolet

    Edizioni dell’Orso announces an all-new Italian translation of the anonymous Breton lais Guingamor, Tydorel, and Tyolet. The volume includes a scholarly presentation of the lais as well as a Glossary and Bibliography. Translation and presentation: Margherita Lecco (Università di Genova) ISBN: 978-88-6274-612-0 Cost: € 16.00 Copyright: 2015 For more information, visit the Website (in Italian).  

  • ICLS Call for Papers

    The Fifteenth Triennial International Courtly Literature Society Congress has released its Call for Papers. The Congress will be held 24-29 July 2016 at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky. The International Marie de France Society will be organizing 1-2 panels for the event, with details forthcoming. Those wishing to submit directly to the Congress […]

  • Kalamazoo Call for Papers 2016

    The International Marie de France Society is pleased to announce three (3) panels for the International Congress on Medieval Studies at Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, May 12-15, 2016. Performances of Marie de France: Equitan (A Performance) Graduate Student Perspectives on Marie de France (A Roundtable) Fables and Other Works of Marie de France (Papers) Abstracts […]

  • Blast from the Past: The Bulletin of the IMFS is online

    We are in the process of digitizing and loading copies of Le Cygne: The Bulletin of the International Marie de France Society. This publication lasted three years (1995-1997) before being reinvented as Le Cygne: The Journal of the International Marie de France Society. They  will soon be available under the Archive tab.

  • Kalamazoo 2015 – Papers and Panels of Note

    In advance of the International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, Michigan, May 13-17, 2015, here is a list of papers and panels of interest to IMFS members. Speakers with asterisks are also members of the Society. For additions or corrections, please comment below. IMFS Events Session 351, Saturday 10:00 a.m., Fetzer 1060 Performances of Marie de […]

  • A Note from the Editor of Le Cygne

    Dear Members of the International Marie de France Society: We are very pleased to be able to announce that the latest issue of our journal, Le Cygne, has been printed and is currently being distributed (along with notices of dues, where appropriate). To avoid confusion and to create a new start for the journal, the […]

  • Kalamazoo Call for Papers 2015

    The ICMS Call for Papers has been issued. As you may notice, the International Marie de France Society has a single panel for 2015: “Performances of Guigemar.” We regret that an administrative error on our part effectively eliminated two of our regular panels. We hope to return in full force for 2016. If you are interested in […]