To the members of the Medieval Academy of America:
I am very pleased to announce the results of the 2020 governance election, which closed at 11:59 PM on Jan. 2:
President: Renate Blumenfeld-Kosinski (French & Italian, Univ. of Pittsburgh (Emerita))
1st VP: Thomas Dale (Art History, Univ. of Wisconsin)
2nd VP: Maureen Miller (History, Univ. of California at Berkeley)
Lisa Bitel (Religion, University of Southern California)
Seeta Chaganti (English, Univ. of California, Davis)
Geraldine Heng (English & Comparative Literature, Middle Eastern Studies & Women’s Studies, Univ. of Texas at Austin)
Laura Morreale (French and Italian, Independent Scholar)
Alison Beach (History, The Ohio State University)
Cord Whitaker (English, Wellesley College)
627 ballots were cast electronically and 9 were submitted by mail. This represents voter turnout of about 19%.
My thanks to all who voted and to all who stood for election, and my congratulations to all who were elected.
Lisa Fagin Davis
Executive Director, Medieval Academy of America