Necron 2019 Workshop Program

We are pleased to announce that the next biannual workshop of the Network of Early Career Researchers in Old Norse (NECRON) will take place on 29-30 October 2019, in Bergen, Norway.  This year’s theme is “Communication and Dissemination for Early Career Scholars”.

Tuesday 29th October

11:45 – 12:45            Registration
12:45 – 13:00            Welcome & Introduction

13:00 – 14:00            Keynote: Ingvil Brügger Budal,  “Hey Ho, Let’s Go! Between Academic Identity and Reality”

14:00 – 14:20            Coffee Break

14:20 – 15:05            Supervision and Teaching: Best Practices in Giving and Receiving (Round Table with Ingvil Brügger Budal, Sven Kraus, Friederike Richter, Beth Rogers, Julián Valle)

15:05 – 16:05            Keynote: Miriam Tveit, “Doing Research on Non-Literary Texts: Approaches to Legal Sources”

16:05 – 16:45            Slam Session

16:45 – 17:15            Poster Session I

17:15 – 17:45            Poster Session II

19:00                         Conference Dinner

Wednesday 30th October

09:15 – 10:15            Rosie Bonté, “Academic Publishing: An Introduction”

10:15 – 11:00           Writing Strategies: Theses, Articles and Books (Round Table with Ben Allport, Rosie Bonté, Jan Kozák, Laura Saetveit Miles)

11:00 – 11:20            Coffee Break

11:20 – 12:05            Grant Writing Workshop, Helen Leslie-Jacobsen

12:05 – 13:15            Lunch

13:15 – 14:15            Tommy Kuusela, “Trolls and Academia: Archives and Archival Work as an Arena for Research, Dissemination and Communication”

14:15 – 15:15            Preparing for Conferences and Giving Successful Conference Papers (Round Table with Beñat Elortza, Katarzyna Anna Kapitan, Tommy Kuusela, Luke Murphy)

15:15 – 15:45            Open Session and Closing Discussion

Necron 2019 Poster

See the workshop’s brochure including abstracts HERE.

The workshop is organised with the financial support of the Medieval Research Cluster at the University of Bergen and will be held in Zander K Hotel, Bergen.

We look forward to seeing you in Bergen.


The Organising Committee