6.0351 Chaucer Conference (past) (1/132)

Elaine Brennan & Allen Renear (EDITORS@BROWNVM.BITNET)
Tue, 10 Nov 1992 18:19:48 EST

Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 6, No. 0351. Tuesday, 10 Nov 1992.

Date: Fri, 6 Nov 1992 07:57:22 -0500
From: mccarty@epas.utoronto.ca (W. McCarty)
Subject: conference on Chaucer

Although the following notice will be seen by Humanists only after the
event has already taken place, and in the localized flesh, the fact
that it has happened may be of some interest in the wide world.

Willard McCarty
Date: Thu, 5 Nov 92 10:59:12 EST

Of Remembrance the Keye:
Computer-Based Chaucer Studies

A conference
sponsored by
the Centre for Computing in the Humanities
and the Department of English
in the
University of Toronto



Room 140
University College

Registration: students free; non-students $25



SESSION I. 1:30-3:00 p.m.

Chair: Ian Lancashire, Department of English, New College, and
Centre for Computing in the Humanities, University of Toronto

1:40 p.m. `Electronic Representation of Chaucer Manuscripts:
Possibilities and Limitations.' Murray McGillivray, Department of
English, University of Calgary

2:20 p.m. `The Transcription, Collation and Analysis of the
Manuscripts of the Wife of Bath's Prologue.' Peter M. W. Robinson,
Oxford University Computing Service, Oxford University

COFFEE BREAK. 3:00-3:30 p.m.
SESSION II. 3:30-5:00 p.m.

Chair: Alexandra F. Johnston, Department of English, Victoria
College, and Records of Early English Drama Project, University of

3:30 p.m. `Swete Concordaunce: Printed vs. Electronic, with
Observations on the Potential.' Willard McCarty, Centre for
Computing in the Humanities, and Departments of English and
Classics, University of Toronto

4:10 p.m. `A TACT Analysis of the Language of Death in Troilus
and Criseyde.' Karen Arthur, Department of English, University of Toronto


5:00 p.m. Peter Robinson, Collate

5:15 p.m. Ian Lancashire and William A. Bisset, an Electronic
Edition of the Hengwrt Manuscript

RECEPTION. 5:30-6:30 p.m.
Room 240, University College


MORNING COFFEE. 8:30-9:00 a.m.
SESSION III. 9:00-11:00 a.m.

Chair: Anne Savage, Department of English, McMaster University

9:00-9:40 a.m. `Neologisms in Chaucer's Boece.' Donald
Chapman, Centre for Medieval Studies, University of Toronto

9:40-10:20 a.m. `Chaucer's Phrasal Repetends and The
Manciple's Prologue and Tale.' Ian Lancashire

10:20-11:00 a.m. `Chaucer's Word Associations and His
Conception of his Own Work as an Author.' David Burnley, Department
of English, University of Sheffield

COFFEE BREAK. 11:00-11:30 a.m.
SESSION IV. 11:30 a.m.-12:10 p.m.

Chair: John Leyerle, Centre for Medieval Studies and
Department of English, University College, University of Toronto

11:30 a.m.-12:10 p.m. `A New Lemmatized Chaucer Concordance.'
Larry D. Benson, Department of English, Harvard University

LUNCH. 12:10-2:00 p.m.
SESSION V. 2:00-3:20 p.m.

Chair: David N. Klausner, Acting Director, Centre for Medieval
Studies, and Department of English, University College, University
of Toronto

2:00-2:40 p.m. `Differentiating Chaucer and Lydgate: Some
Preliminary Observations.' Stephen R. Reimer, Department of
English, University of Alberta

2:40-3:20 p.m. `Sources and Analogues of The Monk's Tale:
Problems and Opportunities.' Thomas H. Bestul, Department of
English, University of Nebraska

COFFEE BREAK. 3:20-3:35 p.m.
SESSION VI. 3:35-4:10 p.m.

Chair: Ian Lancashire

3:35-4:10 p.m. Respondent -- Patricia J. Eberle, Department of
English, University College, University of Toronto