English instructor Paul Gaffney will present his paper “Making the King More Monstrous in Richard Couer de Lyon” on February 29 at Beholding Violence: A Conference on Medieval and Early Modern Culture. National and international scholars will present their research examinin ghow images, texts and performances promoted, supported or helped negotiate violence during the era. Their research also considers how certain types of artistic or literary production may be viewed as a response to collective cultural attitudes and customs. The conference is hosted by Bowling Green State University.
More information about this conference is online at http://www.bgsu.edu/departments/art/beholding/.