Intensive Seminar

Law and Literature


James McBain, Magdalen College, Oxford
'Lawyers' Plays?: Approaching Legal Aspects of Early Tudor Drama

Sverre Blandhol, University of Oslo
The Absence of Law and the Pursuit of Glory

Garrett Fagan, Trinity College, Dublin
"No Law but a Wicked Custom" Representations of Brehon (Irish) Law in Early Modern English literature

Lorna Hutson, St. Andrews,
‘I will conclude / Out of the circumstances’: Proof and Probability in
The Devil is an Ass

Roy Eriksen, University of Agder
Marlowe Goes to Court: Aspects of Law in Christopher Marlowe's Doctor Faustus and The Jew of Malta

John-Wilhelm Vinje, University of Agder
The Laws of Middleton and Webster : A Cognitive Approach

Time: 4 - 6 Nov. 2010  
Host: University of Agder  


Contact info:
Early Modern Research Group

Faculty of Humanities, Department of Modern Languages and Translation

Box 422; N – 4604 Kristiansand, Norway