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
Sun, 1 Mar

Research Travel Bursaries

Fri, 27 Mar Medieval Cultures: Conversations and Confrontations, London Road Campus, University of Reading (Room LO22 110 booked for 40 people from 9.00 until 18.00)
Mon, 20 Apr


, The 2020 Oxford Medieval Graduate Conference, St. Hugh's College, Oxford
Thu, 30 Apr

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

Sat, 2 May

Prof. Barry Windeatt

, 'The Raising of Lazarus in Medieval English Culture': The 2020 MÆ Lecture, Little Hall, Sidgwick Site, University of Cambridge
Thu, 2 Jul Pfaff at 50: Celebrating 50 years of New Liturgical Feasts. A MAE 2-day Conference, University of Nottingham
Tue, 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)

Thursday 23 January, 2020

1:07pm    A couple of upcoming application deadlines for your diaries: Sunday 1 March 2020 for #MÆ Research Travel Bursaries (£300-£1000), Thursday 30 April 2020 for #MÆ Large Conference Grants (over £500) Apply online at:
1:03pm    RT @MariNeubauer: Very excited to announce that thanks to the generous support of @Medium_Aevum, we will be able to help our @UniRdg_GCMS P…
1:02pm    RT @UniRdg_History: 🎉CONGRATULATIONS to our fabulous Medievalist PGRs for their successful @Medium_Aevum grant application to fund this exc…
Posted: February 23, 2021
Translation: The 2020 Oxford Medieval Grad. Conf.
Call For Papers Now Open
Posted: January 20, 2020
Out Now: Medium Ævum Monographs, NS 36
Leslie Brook (ed.), Jeun de Meun's Translation of the Letters of Abelard and Heloise
Posted: January 7, 2020
2nd Edn Out Now: Medium Ævum Monographs, NS 23
David Macnab (ed.), A Sporting Lexicon of the Fifteenth Century
Posted: January 7, 2020
Out Now: Medium Ævum Vol. 88, No. 2 (2019)

The latest issue (MÆ 88.2) includes the following articles:

Cynthia Bland-Biggar and Nicholas Orme

Fifteenth-century dramatic texts from the Bristol area

Jan-Peer Hartmann

Monument reuse in Felix’s Vita Sancti Guthlaci

Laurie Atkinson

‘And to that ende, here is remembrance’: registers of petition in Thomas Hoccleve’s devotional and begging poetry

Roberto Galbiati

The vernacular Carolingian epic in Tuscany in the fourteenth century

Seb Falk

Vernacular craft and science in the Equatorie of the Planetis

Tomislav Bilic

The Antipodes between classical and medieval Welsh and Irish tradition

Yoshinobu Kudo

Reinstalling clerical authority, juridical and didactic: the unique rearrangements of Book II of Peter Idley’s Instructions to his Son in London, British Library, Arundel MS 20

Posted: July 24, 2019
On Sat. 27th April, David d'Avray delivers the 2019 Lecture - How to explain the Medieval Papacy
Arts Bldg, Birmingham Uni, at 4.45pm. Free & Open to All. Followed by Drinks.

Posted: April 16, 2019
*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)

Monday 20 January, 2020

10:16pm    RT @OxMedGradConf: We're delighted to announce the Call for Papers for #OMGC20 on the theme of Translation! This year's conference will be…
10:16pm    RT @OxMedGradConf: ... Abstracts of 250 words are welcomed from graduate students of all levels studying a medieval subject from any discip…
10:15pm    RT @OxMedGradConf: ... We hope to be able to provide travel bursaries for speakers, and are grateful for the continued support of @Medium_A

Wednesday 08 January, 2020

12:52pm    RT @Latkinson_95: Thrilled to see my article, ‘And to that ende, here is remembrance’: Registers of Petition in Thomas Hoccleve’s Devotiona…
12:52pm    RT @SarahCorrigans: Marvellous deliveries waiting for me in the office this morning, including the new volume @Medium_Aevum #newbooks https…
12:50pm    RT @Seb_Falk: Absolutely thrilled that my article "Vernacular craft and science in the Equatorie of the Planetis" is just out in the latest…
Posted: November 10, 1971