Category Archives: Announcements

Understanding the Medieval Book X with Erik Kwakkel

The University of South Carolina will hold its tenth annual seminar “Understanding the Medieval Book” on Monday and Tuesday, 6-7 April 2020. The specialist will be Dr. Erik Kwakkel, former Scaliger Chair at Leiden University in the Netherlands and now Professor of Book … Continue reading

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Statement in Opposition of the Targeting of Cultural Heritage Sites

The Medieval Academy of America joins our sister learned societies in opposing President Trump’s threat against cultural heritage sites in Iran. Please read the statement below and contact your congressional delegation using the form at the bottom of the page. … Continue reading

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International Field School on Site Formation, Stratigraphy, and Geoarchaeology in the Athenian Agora

International Field School on Site Formation, Stratigraphy, and Geoarchaeology in the Athenian Agora Deadline: Feburary 15, 2020 The Malcolm H. Wiener Laboratory for Archaeological Science (ASCSA) in collaboration with the ASCSA Excavations at the Athenian Agora offers a full week-long Field School … Continue reading

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Call for Applications: Mary Jaharis Center Grants 2020–2021

The Mary Jaharis Center for Byzantine Art and Culture is pleased to announce its 2020–2021 grant competition, including a new grant for archaeological projects. Our grants reflect the Mary Jaharis Center’s commitment to fostering the field of Byzantine studies through … Continue reading

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New Mentorship Program

Thanks to the generous support of Wallace Johnson and the Medieval Institute at Western Michigan University, I am delighted to announce a new program designed to provide support and mentorship to early career scholars working towards the publication of their … Continue reading

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€10 Million ERC Synergy Grant Awarded for Study of Medieval Populations

From ias.edu: The Institute for Advanced Study (IAS) and its international partners have received a €10 million Synergy Grant from the European Research Council (ERC) to fund a multidisciplinary study of more than 100 medieval cemeteries located across central and … Continue reading

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Bibliographical Society Grants and Fellowships 2019-2020

Research Grants and Fellowships 2019-20 Applications are invited for the following awards:  Katharine F. Pantzer Jr Awards in the History of the Printed Book A generous bequest funds a Fellowship (up to £4000) and a Scholarship (up to £1500) for … Continue reading

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Funding Opportunities: Wiener Laboratory for Archaeological Science

The Malcolm H. Wiener Laboratory for Archaeological Science Funding Opportunities The Malcolm H. Wiener Laboratory for Archaeological Science of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens currently offers two different types of Fellowship funding: a pre-doctoral or post-doctoral Research … Continue reading

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November 1 Deadline for Rome Prize Applications!

The deadline is approaching for the 2020 Rome Prize. Apply now! For over a century, the American Academy in Rome has awarded the Rome Prize to support innovative work in the arts and humanities. Thirty fellowships, which are either five or … Continue reading

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Medieval Studies Books for Sale

Mary-Jo Arn is in the process of liquidating most of her rather large library of medieval books. There are books on many subjects drawn from many fields (texts, facsimiles, criticism, literature and language, etc.) There is also a large Bargain … Continue reading

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