Ælfric's Lives of Saints

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Kalamazoo 2013 CFP: Editing Ælfric: Problems, solutions, and ideas for a new Lives of Saints (roundtable) —

Most scholars who work with Ælfric’s Lives of Saints agree that it is time for a new scholarly edition. The current one, edited by W.W. Skeat, is inadequate for a number of reasons. At our session at ICMS 2012, a number of scholars expressed interest in having a new edition that was based on modern […]

Report from Kalamazoo 2012 —

We held a session (254) at the 47th International Congress on Medieval Studies titled, “Editing Old English: Ælfric’s Lives of Saints.” The papers were: Grant Leyton Simpson, “Toward a Plan for a New Edition of Ælfric’s Lives of Saints” Murray McGillivray, “Editing the Lives of Saints for the Online Corpus of Old English Poetry: Conundrums […]