Monthly Archives: August 2017

Conferences – Charlemagne’s Ghost: Legacies, Leftovers, and Legends of the Carolingian Empire

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN Deadline:   October 1, 2017 Charlemagne’s Ghost:  Legacies, Leftovers, and Legends of the Carolingian Empire 44th Annual New England Medieval Conference Massachusetts Institute of Technology Keynote Speaker:  Simon MacLean, University of St. Andrews “What was Post-Carolingian about … Continue reading

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Jobs for Medievalists

POSITIONS AVAILABLE ELIZABETH A. WHITEHEAD VISITING PROFESSORS One or Two Positions for 2018-2019 Deadline: October 31 Term: Early September to June 1. Eligibility: A senior scholar with a significant record of publication and teaching in a North American institution who is … Continue reading

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Jobs for Medievalists

Position Announcement: Molina Curator for the History of Medicine & Early Science The Huntington Library, San Marino, California   The Huntington Library seeks a collaborative, innovative, and technologically aware professional with a strong academic background to develop and interpret its … Continue reading

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The Thesaurus Linguae Latinae (TLL) Fellowship

https://classicalstudies.org/awards-and-fellowships/thesaurus-linguae-latinae-tll-fellowship Supported by a Generous Grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities The Society for Classical Studies invites applications for a one-year Fellowship, tenable from July 2018 through June 2019, which will enable an American scholar to participate in … Continue reading

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Call for Papers – “Citing Authorities in the Middle Ages”

Call for papers (deadline: September 15) “Citing Authorities in the Middle Ages” at the 53rd International Congress on Medieval Studies (May 10-13, 2018), organized by Elizabeth C. Teviotdale and sponsored by the Medieval Institute, Western Michigan University Medieval Christian authors … Continue reading

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Medievalists Respond to Charlottesville

In light of the recent events in the United States, most recently the racist violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, the undersigned community of medievalists condemns the appropriation of any item or idea or material in the service of white supremacy. In … Continue reading

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Call for Papers – Schoenberg Institute for Manuscript Studies Sponsored Session

Pictor/Miniator: Working across media, 1250–1500 Schoenberg Institute for Manuscript Studies Sponsored Session at the 53rd International Congress on Medieval Studies Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, May 10-13, 2018   The multimedia fluidity of artists and artisans in the later Middle Ages is … Continue reading

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Call for Papers – Medieval Unfreedoms: Slavery, Servitude, and Trafficking in Humans before the Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade

Medieval Unfreedoms: Slavery, Servitude, and Trafficking in Humans before the Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade October 19 – 20, 2018 Across the medieval world (c. 500 — c. 1500), multiple forms and degrees of unfreedom—slavery, serfdom, forced concubinage, coerced labor, captivity, and … Continue reading

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Rare Book School Fall and Winter Course Announcement

Rare Book School (RBS) is now accepting applications for two winter courses in New York City! RBS offers five-day, intensive courses focused on the history of manuscript, print, and digital materials taught by world-renowned scholars and professionals. RBS is also … Continue reading

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Manuscript Studies

Manuscript Studies: A Journal of the Schoenberg Institute for Manuscript Studies brings together scholarship from around the world and across disciplines related to the study of pre-modern manuscript books and documents. This peer-reviewed journal is open to contributions that rely … Continue reading

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