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Saturday, November 11 • 10:00am - 11:00am
The Real Code of Chivalry
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In the present day, acting "chivalrous" has become synonymous for some with the idea of acting heroically towards women, rather than a way of interacting with the world while mounted on the medieval equivalent of a death machine. Let's take a look at what the code actually entailed.


Prose Cassells

Having followed the paths of story through way too much education, Prose is most happy where stories come back into the body: embodied cognition and dance. She is currently teaching Psychology, Latin, Writing, and Mythology to hapless high school students in Silver Spring, MD.

Barbara Selletti

Barbara J. Selletti is an academic librarian, genealogist and historic researcher. She and her husband are active in the living history and historical preservation communities. Barbara has a Masters in Pastoral Counseling and works with bereavement groups. She has a deep interest... Read More →

T. Patrick Snyder

T. Patrick Snyder have a degree in Anthropology and Linguistics from Temple University, and have 3 years of graduate level work at Eastern New Mexico University in the field of Archaeology. He has done archaeology in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Mississippi, New Mexico and Idaho. He... Read More →

Jim Stratton

Jim Stratton is a chameleon. By day, he is a mild-mannered government lawyer, and lives with his wife and children in southern Delaware. But he's been an avid fan of speculative fiction all his life, and began writing genre fiction 20+ years ago. In recent years he's been forging... Read More →

Saturday November 11, 2017 10:00am - 11:00am
Plaza II