Espectacular Coloquio a la vista de la enorme calidad de los ponentes y el interés de los temas propuestos acerca de la obra inconmensurable de Ramón Menéndez Pidal.

1968-2008: The work of Ramón Menéndez Pidal forty years after his death

A one-day colloquium to be held at the Magdalen Iberian Medieval Studies Seminar

Magdalen College

Summer Common Room

May 30, 2008

 


Morning Session

10.30-11.00. — Coffee and refreshments

11.00. — Opening Remarks — Juan Carlos Conde (Magdalen College, University of Oxford)

11.10. — Alan Deyermond (Queen Mary, University of London): “Menéndez Pidal and the Epic”

11.50. — Geraldine Coates (St. Anne’s College, University of Oxford): “Vida latente, literatura viviente: Menéndez Pidal and the Romancero, Forty Years on”

12.30. — Discussion

12.50. — End of the Morning Session


 

Afternoon Session

2.30. — David Pattison (Magdalen College, University of Oxford): “Menéndez Pidal and Alphonsine Historiography”

3.10. — Simon Barton (University of Exeter): “Ramón Menéndez Pidal, Historian”

3.50. — Discussion

4.15. — Tea

4.45. — Inés Fernández-Ordóñez (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid): “Menéndez Pidal and the Foundation of Ibero-Romance Dialectology: A critical Survey One Century Later”

5.25. — Roger Wright (University of Liverpool): “Menéndez Pidal and the History of Spanish Language”

6.05. — Discussion. Closing Remarks

6.30. — End of the conference