Old French Reading Group

Convenor

Professor Véronique Duché: room 511, Babel.

To be added to the mailing list for notices please email Andrew Stephenson: andrewws@unimelb.edu.au.

Meetings

The Group meets from 4:30-5:30, currently fortnightly on Zoom.

Next meeting: Monday 25 October, continuing 'La Chanson de Roland' from laisse CLIX.

There are many versions of the text available online. A convenient one is the Wikisource text, especially the bilingual version with facing text in modern French.

This will be an online video meeting via Zoom; please email andrewws@unimelb.edu.au to be added to the meeting list.

Venue: Currently online.

Please remember that no experience with French or Old French is necessary!

Resources

Set of resources online supplied by Trinity College Dublin: The Joys of Old French web page.

Also, the Wikipedia Old French Grammar web page.

Medieval French Reading Group at Ghent University

There is a Medieval French Reading Group run by Dr. Erika Graham-Goering, Senior Postdoctoral Fellow in the History Department at Ghent University.  They are an informal group and preparation is not necessary.  Email Erika for further details if you are interested in joining.