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Teaching “Beowulf” in the Context of Old Norse-Icelandic Literature

National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Institute for College and University Teachers, Teaching “Beowulf” in the Context of Old Norse-Icelandic Literature this summer. Directed by Jana Schulman, this Institute focuses on the Old English poem “Beowulf,” engaging participants in learning … Continue reading

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Medieval and Modern Manuscript Studies in the Digital Age (MMSDA)

Medieval and Modern Manuscript Studies in the Digital Age (MMSDA) 2 – 6 May 2016, Cambridge and London We are very pleased to announce the sixth year of this course, funded by the Digital Scholarly Editions Initial Training Network (DiXiT), … Continue reading

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Forthcoming Statement on Inclusion, Diversity, and Academic Freedom

1 February 2016 We have recently received an open letter signed by several medievalists that has gathered additional signatures on social media. In response to the letter’s request, and in accordance with MAA guidelines, the Council of the Medieval Academy of … Continue reading

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Call for Editor or Editors

ACMRS (the Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies) at Arizona State University is seeking an editor or editorial team of two to three in related fields to edit Studies in Medieval and Renaissance History, an annual journal published by … Continue reading

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Harvard Medieval Studies Visiting Scholar Program

In order to promote scholarly research, exchange, and conversation about the medieval world, the Committee on Medieval Studies accepts a small number of Visiting Scholars each academic year. Visiting Scholars may work in any field dealing with some aspect of … Continue reading

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Ana Maria Aldama Roy VI International Prize for a Doctoral Thesis

The Ana Maria Aldama Roy Foundation, which has the principal aim of promoting Latin Studies, invites applications for its Sixth International Prize for Doctoral Theses.  This is open to unpublished doctoral theses on Christian, Medieval or Renaissance Latin, which have … Continue reading

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UCLA-CMRS 2015-16 Program Booklet Now Available Online

For many years, MAA members in the US and Canada have received a copy by mail of the UCLA Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies’ annual program booklet. Beginning this year, the booklet will no longer be mailed but will … Continue reading

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Harvard Univ. Committee on Medieval Studies Visiting Scholars Program

http://medieval.fas.harvard.edu/visiting-scholars-program In order to promote scholarly research, exchange, and conversation about the medieval world, the Committee on Medieval Studies welcomes a small number of Visiting Scholars each academic year. Visiting Scholars may work in any field dealing with some aspect … Continue reading

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Medieval Academy of America Office Closure Schedule

The Medieval Academy office will be closed Dec. 24 – Jan. 4. All of us in the office wish you a very happy holiday season. We look forward to working with you in 2016.

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Beyond Words: Illuminated Manuscripts from Boston Collections

BEYOND WORDS: ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPTS FROM BOSTON COLLECTIONS CHURCH & CLOISTER (Houghton Library: Sept. 12 – Dec. 10, 2016) PLEASURE & PIETY (McMullen Museum of Art, Boston College: Sept. 12 – Dec. 11, 2016) ITALIAN RENAISSANCE BOOKS (Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum: … Continue reading

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