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Epidemiology 101 for Medievalists—or, Why Narratives Matter in Historicizing Hate-Speech

by Monica H. Green I. Where Are You From? I confess. I get no small pleasure in disrupting the “Where are you from?” questions I’ve gotten all my life. When I answer “Japan,” the logical fallacy reveals itself on the … Continue reading

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Self-nominations for Volunteers to Serve as Contributing Reviewers of Proposals for Sponsored and Special Sessions

The International Congress on Medieval Studies, hosted by the Medieval Institute at Western Michigan University, is now accepting self-nominations for volunteers to serve as contributing reviewers of proposals for Sponsored and Special Sessions for the 57th and 58th congresses (2022 and 2023). … Continue reading

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Law and Culture in Medieval England

The detailed schedule for the NEH Summer Institute on Law and Culture in Medieval England (http://www.themedievalacademyblog.org/funded-educational-opportunity-for-medievalists/) is now available on the website of the Medieval Institute at Western Michigan University. The application deadline is March 1. Click here for more … Continue reading

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ASCSA Wiener Lab Programmatic Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship 2021-24

MALCOLM H. WIENER LABORATORY FOR ARCHAEOLOGICAL SCIENCE PROGRAMMATIC POST-DOCTORAL RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP 2021-2024 Deadline: January 15, 2021 Purpose: For scholars associated with an ASCSA directed or affiliated project to conduct question-driven research at the Malcolm H. Wiener Laboratory for Archaeological Science … Continue reading

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Upcoming MAA Webinars Reminder

Reminder to Register now for these upcoming MAA Webinars: ______________________________________________ Race, Racism, and Teaching the Middle Ages 20 July, 3-5 PM EDT In the wake of recent events and ongoing racially motivated violence, there have been many institutional responses to … Continue reading

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Discounted Books for MAA Members from The Scholar’s Choice

Click here for the order form and available titles: MAA members save 20-50% off on new & recent publications from 16 different publishers with this order form. Mail your completed form with payment or call us at 800-782-0077 and mention … Continue reading

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An edition in an app: the General Prologue of the Canterbury Tales

The General Prologue in an app: with a full performance, manuscript images, translation, new text, commentary and notes, and new scholarship. 3rd February marks the release of the first ever app, specifically designed for mobile phone and tablet, to present … Continue reading

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Jobs for Medievalists

Open Rank Professorship in Digitial Humanities and Pre-Modern Studies at the University of Notre Dame Description The College of Arts & Letters at the University of Notre Dame invites applications for a professor of digital humanities and pre-modern studies at … Continue reading

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MAA News – Call for Prize Submissions

The Medieval Academy of America invites submissions for the following prizes to be awarded at the 2020 MAA Annual Meeting (University of California, Berkeley, 26-28 March). Submission instructions vary, but all dossiers must complete by 15 October 2019. Haskins Medal Awarded to … Continue reading

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MAA News – CARA Awards: Call for Nominations

Kindrick-CARA Award for Outstanding Service to Medieval Studies The Robert L. Kindrick-CARA Award for Outstanding Service to Medieval Studies recognizes Medieval Academy members who have provided leadership in developing, organizing, promoting, and sponsoring medieval studies through the extensive administrative work … Continue reading

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