Social programme

Guided city tour

After the conference sessions on Thursday 27th from 19:30 onwards, conference delegates are invited to join the guided tour of the city of Oviedo. The tour will be led by a professional tour guide who will uncover the most beautiful and relevant places and landmarks of the city of Oviedo. The tour will be in English and it will last approximately one hour and thirty minutes.

 

Welcome reception

Also on Thursday, after the city tour, conference delegates are kindly invited to attend the welcome reception with food and drinks from 21:00 onwards at the conference venue (Historic Building). We are looking forward to seeing you there!

 

Reading aloud of poems on Anglo-Saxon themes by Antonio Bravo

Our coffee break at 17:00 on Friday will be honoured with the visit of Antonio Bravo, former Professor of English Philology at the University of Oviedo and expert on Old and Middle English language and literature, who will read aloud poems on Anglo-Saxon themes.

 

Conference dinner

The Conference dinner will be held in Tierra Astur Parrilla Gascona (Oviedo) on Friday 28th September at 21:00. Please, click here to see the menu.

Trip to Monte Naranco

For those who wish to relax after the conference closing on Saturday, we are planning a trip to Monte Naranco, a hill of 636 meters of altitude and 30,000 square meters of open and natural space which, besides providing excellent views of the city of Oviedo and the Asturian landscape, also hosts the most significant building in European Pre-Romanesque architecture: Santa María del Naranco.

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