Category Archives: Announcements

Middle Ages for Educators Relaunch

Innovative Teaching Resources for Online Learning During the COVID-19 Pandemic educators have come together around the world to create and share new online content that radically rethinks best practices. Middle Ages for Educators has been a pioneer in these transformational … Continue reading

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Funded Educational Opportunity for Medievalists

Western Michigan University is pleased to announce the NEH summer institute for higher education faculty “Law and Culture in Medieval England,” hosted virtually from June 21 to July 16, 2021. Have you ever wondered about how the Common Law or … Continue reading

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Open letter from the Medieval Academy of America in response to Humanities cuts at the University of Vermont

President Suresh Garimella <Suresh.Garimella@uvm.edu> <president@uvm.edu> Dean William Falls <William.Falls@UVM.EDU> Provost Patricia Prelock  <Patricia.Prelock@uvm.edu> Dear President Garimella, Dean Falls, and Dr. Prelock, We are writing on behalf of the 3500 members of the Medieval Academy of America, the largest organization in … Continue reading

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Virtual Roundtable – “How Do We Get There?: Accelerating Diversity in Slow to Change Humanities Fields.”

The American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) will present “How Do We Get There?: Accelerating Diversity in Slow to Change Humanities Fields,” on Thursday, December 17, 2020, at 4-5:30 PM EST. This virtual roundtable discussion will exploring the history, underlying … Continue reading

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Virtual MAA / AHA Session

Event Title: Why did Medieval Europe Expel its Jews? Schedule: Friday, January 8, 10:00-11:30am (Pacific time) Event Link: https://stanford.zoom.us/j/97684386779?pwd=TFA1MzdMUEdSY3AwYnR5SEptb2x6QT09 Host: Taube Center for Jewish Studies, Stanford University, in conjunction with Virtual AHA Co-Sponsor: Medieval Academy of America; Central European History … Continue reading

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ASCSA Program for Study in Greece

ASCSA PROGRAM FOR STUDY IN GREECE The American School of Classical Studies at Athens offers incomparable opportunities and programs for graduate students enrolled in US and Canadian institutions to research, travel, and excavate in Greece. Facilities include three major libraries, a scientific … Continue reading

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Online Dante’s Inferno Course Offered to the Public

You are invited to embark in an extraordinary journey.  This virtual course focuses on one of the most important Italian masterpieces of all time: Dante’s Divine Comedy. By reading the original medieval text (alongside with modern Italian and English translations), … Continue reading

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Petition on behalf of the Istituto Storico Italiano

To the Members of the Medieval Academy of America: Italy’s premier scholarly institute for the study of the Middle Ages, the Istituto Storico Italiano per il Medio Evo, has received an eviction order from the mayor of Rome that would … Continue reading

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Rare Book School Fellowship Opportunity

The Lang Fellowship is a two-year program designed to animate humanities teaching and equip educators to enlarge their students’ historical sensibilities through bibliographically informed instruction with original historical sources. The deadline is 30 November 2020. The fellowship includes tuition wavers for two … Continue reading

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ASCSA Malcolm H. Wiener Laboratory for Archaeological Science Funding Opportunities

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 postdoctoral Research Associate position … Continue reading

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