Category Archives: Announcements

Medieval Women, Modern Readers Wikipedia-Edit-a-Thon

Medieval Women, Modern Readers Wikipedia-Edit-a-Thon 28th October 2020, 13:00-16:00 GMT (UK) Medievalists around the world are invited to our #medievalwiki session, creating and editing Wikipedia articles. We are especially keen to improve Wikipedia’s coverage of medieval race, gender and sexuality, … Continue reading

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Funding Opportunities for the ASCSA Gennadius Library, 2021-2022

FELLOWSHIPS FOR RESEARCH AND STUDY AT THE GENNADIUS LIBRARY 2021-2022 The American School of Classical Studies at Athens is pleased to announce the academic programs and fellowships for the 2021-2022 academic year at the Gennadius Library. Opened in 1926 with 26,000 volumes … Continue reading

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Rare Book School Scholarship and Fellowship applications open!

Rare Book School is now accepting applications for its 2020 scholarship and fellowship cycle.  The deadline for RBS-awarded scholarships is Sunday, 1 November 2020. Scholarship applicants will be considered for all of the RBS-awarded scholarships for which they are eligible, including the new Access … Continue reading

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Rethinking Health and Power during Times of Crisis

Oct 29, 2020 Part 2 of Virtual Panel Series Racism in History and Context | 3pm – 4:30pm ET | Panelists: Manuela Boatcă (University of Freiburg), Teresa Koloma Beck (Bundeswehr University Munich), Monica Muñoz Martinez (UT Austin), and Kathryn Olivarius … Continue reading

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Panel Discussion: Multilingualism, Translation, Directionality in Global Medieval DH

Please join the Vanderbilt University Center for Digital Humanities and the Global Middle Ages Project on October 16 from 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 CDT / 12:00 – 1:30 p.m EDT  for a panel discussion about global digital projects and their … Continue reading

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Text Manuscripts at Les Enluminures: New Update

Les Enluminures is happy to announce that we just added new manuscripts to our text manuscripts site (https://www.textmanuscripts.com/medieval?inventorySearch=1). Some highlights: a French translation of the Decretals of Gregory IX (TM 1097); a reportatio of the sermons of St. Bernardino of … Continue reading

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MAA and NHC Launch Online Course, “Medieval Africa and Africans”

The Medieval Academy of America is pleased to announce the launch of “Medieval Africa and Africans,”  an online course for K-12 Educators developed in collaboration with the National Humanities Center. Given the wide popularity of Eurocentric medieval fantasies, it has … Continue reading

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MAA Co-Signs AHA Statement on the recent White House “Conference on American History”

The American Historical Association has issued a statement on last week’s “White House Conference on American History” deploring the tendentious use of history and history education to stoke politically motivated culture wars. Along with twenty-seven of our sister learned societies, … Continue reading

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CFA: Rare Book School’s Andrew W. Mellon Society of Fellows in Critical Bibliography

Rare Book School’s Andrew W. Mellon Society of Fellows in Critical Bibliography (SoFCB) invites applications for its 2021–23 cohort of junior fellows. The deadline is Monday, 2 November 2020. Continuing the work of the Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship in Critical … Continue reading

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Hoccleve at Home

The International Hoccleve Society has inaugurated a series of informal online seminars – called “Hoccleve at Home” – in order to provide an interim venue for presenting works in progress on Hoccleve, during the pandemic. We’ve already enjoyed excellent presentations … Continue reading

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