Donald R. Sunnen, Ph.D.

Conference Papers

 Marion Gräfin Dönhoff:  Prussian Virtues, Steadfast Resistance - European Studies Conference, Omaha, NE, October 2013

An Interview with Richard Blank:  Eloquence in Word and Image - International Medieval Congress, Kalamazoo, MI, May 2013

Toward a New German Military, 1955:  Franz Josef Strauß (1915-1988) vs. Hans Hellmut Kirst (1914-1989) - European Studies Conference, Omaha, NE, October 2012

Understanding the Resistance in Nazi Germany:  Then and Now - Kentucky Foreign Language Conference, April 2012

Seeking European Understanding: A Visit to Kreisau / Krzyzowa - European Studies Conference, Omaha, NE, October 2011

Dorothy Thompson and Helmuth James von Moltke:  “The Strangest Talk” - Kentucky Foreign Language Conference, April 2011

Helmuth James Graf von Moltke and the Kreisau Circle - European Studies Conference, Omaha, NE, October 2010

Mesure, Mouvement and the Courtly Ideal - Kentucky Foreign Language Conference, April 2010

Cell Phones as Media in Europe and in the United States - European Studies Conference, Omaha, NE,  October 2009

Teaching German history to literature students, or is it teaching German literature to history students? - European Studies Conference, Omaha, NE,  October 2008

The Text as Mirror – 4th International Conference on the Book, Boston, MA, October 2006

Changing Attitudes in Communication: The Tradition of the Vermittler from Oral to Print to Cyberspace - MiT4 Conference – Massachusetts Institute of Technology, May 2005

Medieval and Modern Notions of Communication - MIFLC , Knoxville, TN, October 2004

Calogrenant’s Tale in Yvain and the Promise of Truth - Carolina Conference on Romance Literatures, March 2004

Importing Arthurian Romance:  Communication as Seen by the Monarch and by the Poet -SEMA Conference, Decatur, GA, October 1998

The European Textual Community - SEMA Conference, Nashville, TN, September 1997

The Medieval Text as Meme - Kentucky Foreign Language Conference, April 1997

Medieval Translation as Upside-Down Information Theory  - Kentucky Foreign Language Conference, April 1996           

Life and Letters at the Court of King Hákon Hákonarson II: The Depiction of Women in the Courtly and Saga Traditions – SEMA Conference, New Orleans, LA, September 1993

The Transmitter and his Text in the riddarasögur: A Question of Traditions – SAMLA, Knoxville, TN, November 1992

Life and Letters at the Court of King Hákon Hákonarson – SEMA Conference, Williamsburg, VA, September 1992

Medieval Courtly Translators and their Texts: lectores and auctores - Kentucky Foreign Language Conference, April 1992