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Call for Papers – The Northern Plains Conference on Early British Literature

The Northern Plains Conference on Early British Literature Brandon University, Manitoba, Canada April 26-28, 2018 Call for papers We invite abstracts for 20-minute conference presentations on any aspect of British literature from the 18th-century and earlier, for the 2018 NPCEBL … Continue reading

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Call for Papers – 39th Annual Medieval and Renaissance Forum: Image and Visual Experience in the Middle Ages and Renaissance

39th Annual Medieval and Renaissance Forum: Image and Visual Experience in the Middle Ages and Renaissance Keene State College Keene, NH, USA Friday and Saturday April 13-14, 2018 Call for Papers and Sessions We are delighted to announce that the 39th Medieval … Continue reading

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Robert L. Platzman Memorial Fellowships

The University of Chicago Library invites applications for the Robert L. Platzman Memorial Fellowships for the summer of 2018. Any visiting researcher, writer, or artist residing more than 100 miles from Chicago, and whose project requires on-site consultation of University … Continue reading

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2018 John Nicholas Brown Prize

The 2018 John Nicholas Brown Prize has been awarded to Dimitri Korobeinikov for his monograph, Byzantium and the Turks in the Thirteenth Century (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014). The John Nicholas Brown Prize, established by the Medieval Academy of America in … Continue reading

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MAA News – Ad Hoc Committee on Harassment at the Annual Meeting

It has long come to the attention of members of the Medieval Academy of America that policies need to be established and formally registered concerning behavioral expectations for MAA Annual Meetings. The MAA encourages open discourse among colleagues of all … Continue reading

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MAA News – Registration for 2018 Annual Meeting

Registration for the 2018 Annual Meeting of the Medieval Academy of America is now open! The meeting will take place at the Emory University Conference Center in Atlanta, from 1-3 March 2018. The program, registration, and hotel information are available … Continue reading

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MAA News – 2018 MAA Governance Election Results

I am very pleased to announce the results of the 2018 Governance election: President: David Wallace (Univ. of Pennsylvania) 1st Vice-President: Ruth Mazo Karras (Univ. of Minnesota) 2nd Vice-President: Renate Blumenfeld-Kosinski (Univ. of Pittsburgh) Councillors: Raymond Clemens (Beinecke Library, Yale … Continue reading

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MAA News – Seeking Editor of Speculum

The Medieval Academy of America seeks to appoint an Editor for Speculum.  The position is configured as part-time, requiring around 25 hours per week. The Editor is appointed for an expected five-year term, subject to acceptable yearly performance reviews, with … Continue reading

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MAA News – Latest Issue of Speculum Now Available

The latest issue of Speculum is now available on the University of Chicago Press Journals website. To access your members-only journal subscription, log in to the MAA website using your username and password associated with your membership (contact us at … Continue reading

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MAA News – Upcoming Grant Deadlines

MAA Dissertation Grants (deadline 15 February): The nine annual Medieval Academy Dissertation Grants support advanced graduate students who are writing Ph.D. dissertations on medieval topics. The $2,000 grants help defray research expenses. Click here for more information. Schallek Awards (deadline … Continue reading

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