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2020
Sep (TBA)

POSTPONED TO SEPTEMBER: Translation:

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The 2020 Oxford Medieval Graduate Conference

Tue, 8 Sep

Dark Archives 20/20: A Voyage into the Medieval Unread & Unreadable

, Online (Zoom / darkarchiv.es)
Tue, 1 Dec

Medium Ævum Essay Prize

2021
Jan (TBA) POSTPONED to JAN 2021,

Polyphonic Communities: Ways of Belonging in the Medieval and Early Modern Iberian World

, Cohen Quad, Exeter College, Oxford, OX1 2HE
Thu, 1 Jul

NEW DATES:

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Pfaff at 50: New Devotions and Religious Change in Late Medieval England. Celebrating 50 years of Richard Pfaff's New Liturgical Feasts

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

Tuesday 11 August, 2020

2:10pm    RT @OxMedStud: Let there be light! Full @DarkArchives programme unveiled w/ a fantastic line-up of speakers. Register NOW to get FREE early…

Saturday 08 August, 2020

7:27am    RT @irenelovesdogs: With only a month to go, you can now register (it's free!) for the brilliantly online #DarkArchives. I can't wait! 🪶📚🐉…
7:27am    RT @irenelovesdogs: With only a month to go, you can now register (it's free!) for the brilliantly online #DarkArchives. I can't wait! 🪶📚🐉…
7:27am    RT @irenelovesdogs: With only a month to go, you can now register (it's free!) for the brilliantly online #DarkArchives. I can't wait! 🪶📚🐉…
Posted: February 23, 2021
Dark Archives 20/20: Registration Open, & Polonsky Blogging Prize
Online, 8th-10th September

Registration Now Open, and all details, at http://darkarchiv.es.. We are delighted to announce that the newly created #PolonskyGerman #BloggingMSS Prize for this year is to be awarded at Dark Archives 20/20, following a session showcasing shortlisted entries and by popular vote! 

Posted: August 4, 2020
Out Now: Medium Ævum Vol. 89, No. 1 (2020)

The latest issue (MÆ 89.1) includes the following articles:

Anne Mouron

The heart of a princess: De doctrina cordis and two texts for Margaret of York

Ashley Powers

Pejorative pedagogy: structuring social hierarchies through profane language in the Manière de langage of 1396

Brian McMahon

Remembrance of things to come: memory and prophecy in Old Norse literature

David Gura

New Manuscript Evidence for Adenet le Roi’s Berte as grans piés

John C. Ford

Land tenure In The Tale of Gamelyn

Julie Singer

Christine de Pizan’s ‘doulce nourriture’

Stephen Parkinson

The Blessed Virgin cheats at dice: Cantiga 214 and the Alfonsine Miracle Kitchen

Posted: June 8, 2020
CANCELLED: Barry Windeatt: The Raising of Lazarus in Medieval English Culture
Due to COVID-19, we are sorry to announce that the 2020 MÆ Lecture & General Meeting will not go ahead as scheduled.
Posted: February 7, 2020
Pfaff at 50: 2-day MAE Joint Conference
Posted: February 1, 2020
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
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
BEAUTIFUL FRAGMENTS: GLASS, CERAMICS, LEATHER, AND METALWORK IN MEDIEVAL LONDON
Posted: March 29, 2018
LASS 2018
Posted: January 31, 2018
Posted: November 16, 2017
Animals
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)

Friday 07 August, 2020

10:32am    RT @OxMedStud: Pls RT: Karl is a hard act to follow as our Comms Officer but if you are adventurous, up for #medievaltwitter fun & based at…
10:32am    RT @TORCHOxford: Apply NOW for the New Network Scheme - Michaelmas Term 2020! Deadline: Friday 20 November 2020 https://t.co/90bpYWeIPS

Monday 03 August, 2020

7:48pm    RT @DarkArchives: We are delighted to open general registration for #DarkArchives 20/20: A Voyage into the Medieval Unread & Unreadable, 8-…
3:12pm    RT @DrPatCullum: Very sad to hear of death of @mark_ormrod. He was 'Mr Edward III'. He wrote a great piece on Edward II's sexuality for my…

Thursday 30 July, 2020

11:03am    RT @OxMedStud: Deadline end of August! And very welcome, indeed encouraged, to consult @anjdunning @MatthewHolford @AinonenT or @HLaehneman
11:03am    RT @OxMedStud: Deadline end of August! And very welcome, indeed encouraged, to consult @anjdunning @MatthewHolford @AinonenT or @HLaehneman
11:03am    RT @OxMedStud: Deadline end of August! And very welcome, indeed encouraged, to consult @anjdunning @MatthewHolford @AinonenT or @HLaehneman
11:03am    RT @HLaehnemann: @malmecc Wd you be interested to write a "meta blog" for @OxMedStud on @TORCHOxford abt your new series and / or previous…
11:03am    RT @HLaehnemann: @malmecc Wd you be interested to write a "meta blog" for @OxMedStud on @TORCHOxford abt your new series and / or previous…
11:03am    RT @HLaehnemann: @malmecc Wd you be interested to write a "meta blog" for @OxMedStud on @TORCHOxford abt your new series and / or previous…

Sunday 26 July, 2020

10:52am    RT @MedievalArtRes: You only have a week left to send your abstracts for the @DarkArchives Dark Archives 20/20 conference on the Medieval U…

Friday 24 July, 2020

7:11pm    RT @ignaciopeyro: Deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Prof. Ian Michael, former King Alfonso Professor at @OxfordSpanish and chair of…
5:59pm    RT @OxfordSpanish: We are deeply saddened to hear news of Ian Michael's death. Ian was King Alfonso XIII Professor of Spanish at Oxford fro…

Tuesday 14 July, 2020

10:39am    RT @OxMedStud: Calling all #medievaltwitter colleagues, students, repositories: Put in your abstracts for @DarkArchives! We will continue…

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