6-7 December 2023: The Rise of Fiction in the Long Twelfth Century
Dec 6 @ 14:15 – Dec 7 @ 18:00

The Rise of Fiction in the Long Twelfth Century

6-7 December 2023

Room GR06/07, 9 West Road Cambridge CB3 9DP

To mark the conclusion of ASNC’s four-year project on Latin Arthurian literature, funded by the Leverhulme Trust, we are pleased to announce a hybrid conference, The Rise of Fiction in the Long Twelfth Century, with three keynote papers from Miranda Griffin, Wim Verbaal, and Jan Ziolkowski, together with nine further invited papers and respondents. Proceedings will commence at 2.15pm on 6th December and conclude at 6pm on 7th December. For further information, please contact Dr Francesco Marzella at
To register for attendance, either in person (with a fee to cover teas/coffees and a sandwich lunch) or online (free of charge), please visit this link:
Registration will close on 1 December and please note that in-person attendance will be limited by the capacity of the room. We look forward to seeing you in person or online in December to explore fictionality across early medieval Europe.