Dr Roy Flechner
Honorary Research Associate in the Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic, Cambridge
Trinity College, Cambridge CB2 1TQ
- Conversion to Christianity, early medieval law and canon law, historiography, literacy, books and transmission.
- 'Libelli et commentarii aliorum: The Hibernensis and the Breton Bishops', in K. Ritari and A. Bergholm, eds., Approaches to Religion and Mythology in Celtic Studies (Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars, 2008), 100-119.
- 'An Insular tradition of ecclesiastical law: fifth to eighth century', in Anglo-Saxon/Irish Relations before the Vikings, eds. J. Graham-Campbell and M. Ryan, Proceedings of the British Academy 157 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009), 23-46.
- 'Patrick's reasons for leaving Britain', in F. Edmonds and P. Russell, eds., Tome: Studies in Medieval History and Law in Honour of Thomas Charles-Edwards (Woodbridge: Boydell, 2011), 125-134.
- 'The Making of the Canons of Theodore', Peritia 17-18 (2003-2004), 121-143.
- 'Paschasius Radbertus and Bodleian Library, MS. Hatton 42', Bodleian Library Record 18/4 (2004), 411-421.
- 'Dagan, Columbanus, and the Gregorian mission', Peritia 19 (2005), 65-90.
- 'Aspects of the Breton transmission of the Hibernensis', Pecia 12 (2008), 27-44.
- 'The problem of originality in early medieval canon law', Viator 43 (2012), 29-48.
- 'St Boniface as Historian: a Continental perspective on the development of the early Anglo-Saxon church', Anglo-Saxon England 41 (2012).
- Review of P. N. Chathain and M. Richter, eds., Ireland and Europe in the Early Middle Ages: text and transmission (Dublin, 2002), for Eigse 35 (2005), 169-172.
- Review of Thomas O'Loughlin, Adomnan and the Holy Places (London, 2007), for The Irish Theological Quarterly 73 (2008), 403-406.
- Review of Karen George, Gildas's De excidio Britonum and the early British Church (Woodbridge, 2009), for The Journal of English and Germanic Philology 109 (2010), 523-525.
- Review of Richard Hoggett, The Archaeology of the East Anglian Conversion (Woodbridge, 2010) for The Journal of Ecclesiastical History 63 (2012), 365-366.
- Review of Malcolm Lambert, Christians and Pagans. The Conversion of Britain from Alban to Bede (New Haven, 2010) for The English Historical Review 127 (2012), 401-403.