MEDIUM ÆVUM exists to support and promote research into the cultures and intellectual life of the medieval world, principally through its
Events Calendar
Events sponsored by the Society and organized by its members, & the Society's own events and deadlines
Fri, 5 Apr Deviance: The 2019 Oxford Medieval Graduate Conference, Kellogg College, Oxford
Wed, 10 Apr Crossing Boundaries?: Trade and Connections on the Medieval Mediterranean, Woolf Institute and St John’s College, Cambridge
Thu, 11 Apr The Early English Drama and Performance Network Graduate and Early Career Symposium., University of Fribourg, Switzerland
Mon, 22 Apr

Large Conference Grant Application Deadline (three rounds annually; apply all year for smaller grants)

Sat, 27 Apr

The 2019 MÆ AGM and Lecture - David d'Avray (UCL), 'How to explain the Medieval Papacy'

, University of Birmingham
Thu, 30 May Power of the Bishop IV: Bishop as Patron from Late Antiquity to 1500, Sarum College, Salisbury
Fri, 21 Jun Mediating Dante, University College Cork
Thu, 27 Jun International Medievalisms Conference, Maynooth University
Thu, 5 Sep Constructing the Public Intellectual in the Premodern World, Chancellors’ Hotel, University of Manchester
Tue, 10 Sep Dark Archives: A Conference on the Medieval Unread & Unreadable, St Cross Building, Manor Road, Oxford
Sun, 1 Dec

Medium Ævum Essay Prize

Posted: November 29, 2030
From the Society and its Members
Posted: November 28, 2030
MÆ On Twitter (@medium_aevum)

Wednesday 20 March, 2019

11:52pm    RT @notquiteziggy: Workshop: Mediating Dante, University College Cork, 21 June, 2019 organised with @FedeColuzzi, s…
Posted: February 23, 2021
Out Now: Medium Ævum Vol. 87, No. 2 (2018)

The latest issue (MÆ 87.2) includes the following articles:

Christine Valerie Bourgeois
Devotion and disbelief in the Old French Vie de Saint Antoine: hagiographical doubt and the literary tradition of Saint Anthony the Great
Gabriel Radle
Bishops blessing the bridal bedchamber in the early Middle Ages:
reconsidering the western evidence
Joseph Mason
Debatable chivalry: a jeu-parti by the Duke of Brittany and its context
Lucas Wood
Charles d’Orléans’s heart and its books
María Dolores Bollo-Panadero
Una reevaluación de la cuestión de la misoginia en La ofrenda de Yehudá, de Ibn Sabbetay
Philip E. Bennett, Sarah Carpenter, and Louise Gardiner
Chivalric games at the court of Edward III: the jousting letters of EUL MS 183
Posted: January 1, 2019
** Call For Papers **
Posted: November 12, 2018
*Registration Open*
Posted: September 14, 2018
Dame Jinty Nelson, 'Writing the Life of Charlemagne' - The 2018 MÆ Annual Lecture
Dame Jinty Nelson, 'Writing the Life of Charlemagne' - 2018 MÆ Annual Lecture
Posted: July 4, 2018
Posted: March 29, 2018
AHRC CHASE Collaborative Doctoral Award
Posted: March 29, 2018
LASS 2018
Posted: January 31, 2018
Posted: November 16, 2017
Posted: November 15, 2017

Conference Programme now published for Ovid Across Europe

Posted: August 31, 2017
Posted: August 1, 2017
Posted: May 5, 2017
Prof. David d'Avray's Plenary Lecture at Time, the 2017 Oxford Medieval Grad. Conf.
Posted: April 27, 2017
Posted: March 22, 2017
Prof. Helen Cooper: Plenary Address to Wonder, The 2016 Oxford Medieval Grad. Conf.
Posted: April 29, 2016
Prof. Paul Binski's Plenary Address to Colour, the 2015 Oxford Medieval Grad. Conf.
Posted: April 23, 2015
MÆ On Twitter (@medium_aevum)

Sunday 17 March, 2019

5:39pm    RT @HLaehnemann: TWO brilliant job opportunities w/ @MedGermOx! ad 1) 3-yr stint as Lecturer in Medieval German @OxfordModLangs & @Somervil

Tuesday 12 March, 2019

11:55pm    RT @OxMedGradConf: Registration is OPEN for #OMGC19 at . See the programme below for details of all the great paper…
11:55pm    RT @PotBConf: Hi all! #PoB4 Bishop as Patron is live - keynote speaker now confirmed as Edward Coleman of University College Dublin. Progr…

Monday 11 March, 2019

3:15pm    RT @maryrboyle: Registration for my conference on International Medievalisms 27-28 June 2019 is now open! It's funded by @IrishResearch, an…

Sunday 10 March, 2019

6:04pm    #deviance •Huw Jones (Jesus College, Oxford), ‘Barbarism as Deviance in Northern Europe, c1100-1250’
6:03pm    #deviance •Jorn Hubo (Ghent University), ‘The opening stanzas of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight; An ouverture of generic duplicity?’


Posted: November 10, 1971