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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)

Friday 11 October, 2019

11:21am    RT @DarkArchives: (PD) In my Dark Archives lecture I discuss the vast quantities of medieval records not accessible in our catalogue @UkNat
11:20am    RT @HLaehnemann: Want to start term with #medievalOxford conversation among the rare books? Come to @OxMedStud coffee morning 10:30-11:30 @…


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