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
Wed, 9 Oct

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

Thu, 24 Oct Teaching the Codex III: Decentring the Codex, Merton College, Oxford
Fri, 1 Nov Decoding the Past: Critical Editions and Their Editors, The Trinity Long Room Hub
Sun, 1 Dec

Medium Ævum Essay Prize

Posted: November 29, 2030
From the Society and its Members
Posted: November 28, 2030
Posted: February 23, 2021
Out Now: Medium Ævum Vol. 88, No. 1 (2019)

The latest issue (MÆ 88.1) includes the following articles:

Angus J. Kennedy

Christine de Pizan, Orléans, and Burgundy

Cosima Gillhammer

The Holy Cross legend: a unique version in Oxford, Trinity College, MS 29

Giulia Boitani

A note on liturgical and mystical quotations in Flamenca

Jennifer Neville

A modest proposal: titles for the Exeter Book Riddles

Leonard Neidorf

Caesar’s wine and the dating of Widsith

Lieke Smits

Wounding, sealing, and kissing: bridal imagery and the image of Christ

Margherita Lecco

Rinaldo e la coppa incantata: Il motivo del Testing Cup da Robert Biket all’Orlando Furioso

Michael J. Warren

A new Latin analogue to the cuckoo-motif in The Seafarer and The Husband’s Message

Roger Ellis

The Northern Homily Cycle: a work in progress

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)

Sunday 08 September, 2019

3:03pm    RT @DarkArchives: Come and hear @floridi, together with two massive catalysts of #darkarchives research & medieval #semanticcapital - The P…
3:03pm    RT @DarkArchives: Come and hear @TobyBurrows speaking in our Future of Medieval Metadata panel, (Day 2: 'The Metadata Crisis') which includ…
9:29am    RT @alexmcorey: We are grateful to @TCDTrust, @Medium_Aevum, @SRSRenSoc and the @CMRS_Dublin for their sponsorship. Less than two months un…

Thursday 05 September, 2019

7:17pm    RT @OxMedStud: We are back! First event of the new academic year could not be more exciting: Dark Archives, a conference on the medieval re…
7:16pm    RT @agecsmiberia: Dear AGECSMIberianists! Places are filling up fast for our premier panel proposal for IMC Leeds 2020! Be sure to apply by…

Thursday 22 August, 2019

11:29am    RT @InfernoTweeted: In the middle of the journey of our life, I found myself inside a forest dark, For the direct way had been resigned. #
Posted: November 10, 1971