The Leicester Medieval Research Centre

Brixworth Lecture: 'Where was Mercian Spoken?'

Event details

  • Dr Christine Rauer (St Andrews), 'Where was Mercian Spoken? Brixworth, its Old English Dialect and the limits of Anglo-Saxon Mercia'
  • When: 5.00pm, Saturday 29 October 2022 (tea from 3.30pm)
  • Where: All Saints' Church, Station Road, Brixworth, Northampton NN6 9DF
  • Contact: Friends of Brixworth Church

Dr Christine Rauer is Reader in Medieval Literature at St Andrews University, specialising in the vernacular languages and literature of Britain, Scandinavia and the near Continent in the early middle ages. Her current research focuses on the literature and language of the Anglo-Saxon kingdom of Mercia, in which Brixworth was located.

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