Vernacular Glossing in the Early Middle Ages
When? 17th/18th February 2022 (week 5)
What? In this workshop, the fascinating Murbach hymns – a Latin hymnal with Old High German interlinear glosses from the 8/9th century – and their manuscript (Oxford, Bodleian Library MS. Junius 25) will be carefully examined regarding their translation technique, use and function, cultural background and transmission. Expect an afternoon full of presentations and discussions, a peek in the original manuscript and a live recitation of the hymns.
For further information, visit https://medieval.ox.ac.uk/2021/11/26/webinar-the-murbach-hymns/.
Convenor: Luise Morawetz (email@example.com)