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Upcoming MAA Webinars

We hope you will join us for this week’s MAA Webinars: In and Beyond the Digital: Career Pathways for Humanists (13 May 2020, 12-1 PM EDT) The Mother of All Pandemics: The State of Black Death Research in the Era of Covid-19  (15 … Continue reading

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Recipient of the 2020 Bonnie Wheeler Fellowship

The Bonnie Wheeler Fellowship Fund is pleased to announce that historian Caroline Dunn (Clemson University) is the recipient of the 2020 Bonnie Wheeler Fellowship for her project Ladies-In-Waiting in Medieval England. The fellowship (bonniewheelerfund.org) provides recognition and financial assistance to tenured … Continue reading

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Medievalism in the Age of COVID-19: A Collegial Plenitude

More than 40 colleagues from around the globe recently shared their current projects, news, reflections, shout outs, and vignettes in Medievalism Studies and Medieval Reception Studies. The compilation is an invitation to colleagues everywhere to stay in touch and continue … Continue reading

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56th International Congress on Medieval Studies

The International Congress on Medieval Studies has announced the Program Committee and Contributing Reviewers for the 56th Congress (May 13-16, 2021): wmich.edu/medievalcongress/submissions/selection. The deadline for session proposals is June 1: wmich.edu/medievalcongress/submissions.

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In and Beyond the Digital: Career Pathways for Humanists

In and Beyond the Digital: Career Pathways for Humanists A Medieval Academy Webinar Wednesday, May 13, 2020 12-1 PM EDT Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85149755063 In this moment of global crisis, medievalists and all those who work in the humanities face a period … Continue reading

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Boccaccio’s Women / BOCCACCII MULIERES (12th May-04 June 2020)

Boccaccio’s Women / BOCCACCII MULIERES (12th May-04 June 2020) REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Sunday, 10th May 2020; 13:00 (UTC+2) Boccaccio’s Famous Women (“De mulieribus claris”) is the first collection of biographies devoted exclusively to women. In this Live On-line Course we will … Continue reading

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Text Manuscripts at Les Enluminures: new update

Digital resources are particularly important now during these difficult times. Text Manuscripts is not new; in fact it is the oldest digital initiative of Les Enluminures, launched not quite twenty years in September 2002.  The site, www.textmanuscripts.com, offers the largest and … Continue reading

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Call for Reviews from the UCLA Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies

We are seeking book reviewers for Comitatus 51 (Fall 2020), the graduate student journal published by the UCLA Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies. All book reviews are due August 17, 2020, and should be between 800 and 1500 words … Continue reading

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“Middle Ages for Educators” Website

In an effort to help with distance learning, teaching and research, medievalists Merle Eisenberg, Sara McDougall, and Laura Morreale have created a new website: Middle Ages for Educators. The website offers a wide range of materials. Primary sources in Translation: … Continue reading

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News, Webinars, and Opportunities for Mutual Aid

From The Bibliographical Society of America: BSA will offer five free, forty-minute webinars Monday, March 23 through Wednesday, April 2. Please find a complete list of online learning opportunities below, and spread the word to your friends and colleagues. Registration … Continue reading

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