Tuesday, March 8, 2016
Leslie Lockett (Ohio State University):
Talking to himself? Demystifying Augustine's Soliloquies in the Early Middle Ages
Tuesday March 8, 5pm, 300 Wheeler, UC Berkeley
Reception to follow.
Prof. Lockett's first book, Anglo-Saxon Psychologies in the Vernacular and Latin Traditions (Toronto, 2012), received the Medieval Academy's John Nicholas Brown Prize in 2015 and the Sir Israel Gollancz Prize from the British Academy in 2013. She is currently editing the Old English version of Augustine's Soliloquies for the Dumbarton Oaks Medieval Library, and will be speaking about the reception of the Latin text in England.
Presented by the Anglo-Saxon Studies Colloquium, and sponsored by the Department of English, Program in Medieval Studies, and the Clyde and Evelyn Slusser Chair in English.