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MAA News – MAA@Leeds

If you’re going to be at the Leeds International Medieval Congress this year, please join us Tuesday evening (2 July) at 7 PM in the Ruper Beckett Theatre for the Medieval Academy of America Annual Lecture: Aden Kumler (University of … Continue reading

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MAA News – Important Changes to MAA Election Procedures and Governance

To the Members of the Medieval Academy of America: I am very pleased to announce the following important changes to the Medieval Academy of America By-Laws, as recommended by the Centennial Committee and recently approved by the Council: Article 23. … Continue reading

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MAA News – MAA/CARA Summer Scholarships

MAA/CARA 2019 Summer Scholarships are being awarded to the following students: Christine Elizabeth Bachman (University of Delaware), London International Palaeography Summer School at the University of London Sarah Elaine Mathiesen (Florida State University), Byzantine Greek at the International Byzantine Greek … Continue reading

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MAA News – Good News From Our Members

We’ve got a lot of good news to share this month! Patrick Geary (Institute for Advanced Studies, Princeton Univ.) was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. The Marian and Andrew Heiskell Rome Prize has been awarded to … Continue reading

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MAA News – 2020 Annual Meeting Call for Papers

The 95th Annual Meeting of the Medieval Academy of America will take place on the campus of the University of California, Berkeley on 26-28 March 2020. The meeting is jointly hosted by the Medieval Academy of America, the Program in … Continue reading

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MAA News – MAA@Kzoo

As always, the Medieval Academy of America will have a strong presence at the International Congress on Medieval Studies in Kalamazoo (May 9-12). 1) The Friday morning plenary, sponsored by the Medieval Academy, will be delivered by Bissera V. Pentcheva … Continue reading

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MAA News – April Issue of Speculum

The latest issue of Speculum is now available on the University of Chicago Press Journals website. To access your members-only journal subscription,  log in to the MAA website using your username and password associated with your membership (contact us at info@themedievalacademy.org if you have forgotten either), … Continue reading

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MAA News – Upcoming Deadlines

Interoperability and Medieval Manuscripts: A Digital Humanities Workshop The Medieval Academy of America is now accepting applications for “Interoperability and Medieval Manuscripts,” a three-day digital humanities workshop co-sponsored by The Medieval Academy and the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library … Continue reading

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MAA News – 2019 Olivia Remie Constable Awards

The four annual Constable Awards are granted in memory of Remie Constable to support research and travel for junior faculty, adjuncts, or unaffiliated scholars. The 2019 Constable Awards have been awarded to: Cailah Jackson, “The Islamic Arts of the Book of Medieval … Continue reading

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MAA News – Dissertation Grant Winners

The 2019 Dissertation Grants have been awarded to: Hope Emily Allen Dissertation Grant: Timi Sgouros (Binghamton University), “Mobile Nuns: The Transgressing of Cloister Walls in the Later Middle Ages” John Boswell Dissertation Grant: Emma Snowden (University of Minnesota), “Bridging the Strait: The Shared History … Continue reading

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