The 2011 E.C. Quiggin Memorial Lecture will take place on Thursday 1st December, at 5pm, in room GR.06/07 of the English Faculty Building, 9 West Road, Cambridge.
Prof. Odd Einar Haugen, of the University of Bergen, will speak on:
'So that the writing may be less and quicker, and the parchment last longer':
The Orthographic Reform of the Old Icelandic First Grammatical Treatise
An abstract is available here.
The lecture will be followed by a drinks reception in the social space of the English Faculty Building.