June 19 to July 15, 2016
The Medieval Institute, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan
This institute focuses on the Old English poem "Beowulf," engaging participants in learning about or refreshing their knowledge of the poem and its cultural and historical background in conjunction with various Old Norse-Icelandic texts. All primary texts will be read in translation.
The deadline for application was March 4, 2016.
Applicants were notified on March 31, 2016.
$3,300 for four weeks. Participants receive half of the stipend when they arrive and the rest in the second half of the institute.
Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.