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Editor of Speculum: Call for Applications

With the retirement of Editor Katherine Jansen forthcoming in 2025, the Medieval Academy of America seeks to appoint an Editor, or co-Editors, for Speculum. The position is configured as part-time, requiring between 20 and 30 hours per week, with some … Continue reading

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Call for Papers – Land in the Middle Ages and Renaissance

Land in the Middle Ages and Renaissance The 29th Biennial Conference of the Medieval and Renaissance Studies Program of Barnard College Barnard College, New York City December 7, 2024 King Lear begins with a so-called love test that is also a problem of land. Having … Continue reading

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Online Lecture: Political Rituals and Urban Communities in Cilician Armenia

The Mary Jaharis Center for Byzantine Art and Culture and the Mashtots Professor of Armenian Studies at Harvard University are pleased to announce the next lecture in the 2023–2024 East of Byzantium lecture series. Tuesday, February 27, 2024 | 12:00 … Continue reading

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MAA Centennial Grants

In celebration of its upcoming 2025 Centennial, the Medieval Academy of America has earmarked funding for a series of Centennial Grants of up to $5,000 each supporting the planning and implementation of local events and projects celebrating and promoting medieval … Continue reading

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Red Sun, Golden Rose:  The Heraldic Identity of The Medieval Academy of America

Red Sun, Golden Rose:  The Heraldic Identity of The Medieval Academy of America Dr. Chad M. Krouse The Medieval Academy of America was formally incorporated on December 25, 1925 with a stated mission to, “conduct, encourage, promote and support research, publication … Continue reading

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MAA News – 2024 Annual Meeting: Registration is Open!

The 99th annual meeting of the Medieval Academy of America takes place this year on March 14–16, 2024, at the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana. The Medieval Institute will be serving as your host and now welcome … Continue reading

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MAA News – Call for Papers: The Medieval Academy at 100

The 2025 Annual Meeting of the Medieval Academy of America Harvard University, Cambridge MA 20-22 March 2025 The Centennial Meeting of the Medieval Academy of America will take place on the campus of Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, hosted by … Continue reading

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MAA News – Upcoming Grant Deadlines

The Medieval Academy of America invites applications for the following grants. Please note that applicants must be members in good standing in order to be eligible for Medieval Academy awards. Belle Da Costa Greene Award The Belle Da Costa Greene … Continue reading

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MAA News – GSC Accessing Archives Workshop

This workshop aims to provide graduate students with the tools and knowledge to access archives across the globe. From questions of how to contact an archive to what to do when you get there, this session aims to equip graduate … Continue reading

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MAA News – Working Group on Race & Gender Spring Programming

RACE & GENDER IN THE GLOBAL MIDDLE AGES https://scholarblogs.emory.edu/raceandgenderglobalmiddleages/ Spring 2024 Schedule  Friday, February 9, 2024 at 12pm-1:30pm EST  Dr. Elizabeth (Holley) Ledbetter, Department of Art History Oberlin College “The Racialized Scentscape of Fatimid Automata” This paper explores the eight … Continue reading

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