News & Events from the English Department at Western Michigan University
Monday, October 25, 2010
Utz @ MEMESAK Conference
Richard Utz delivered the plenary lecture, "Medievalism and Medieval Romances," at the 2010 International Conference of the Medieval and Early Modern English Studies Association of Korea (MEMESAK) at Ewha Womans [sic] University, Seoul. The conference, which united scholars from the Republic of Korea, Taiwan, and the United States, was entitled, "The Once and Future Romance: The Transformation of Romance Tradition in the Middle Ages and Beyond." Utz also delivered a seminar, entitled "The Colony Writes Back: F.N. Robinson's Complete Works of Geoffrey Chaucer and the Translatio of Chaucer Study to the United States," to faculty and graduate students from Ewha Womans University, Seoul National University, Sogang University, and Yonsei University.