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Posted: November 29, 2030
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From the Society and its Members
Posted: November 28, 2030
Posted: February 23, 2021
Translation: The 2020 Oxford Medieval Grad. Conf.
29th-30 Sep. Register Now, via Zoom
Posted: September 14, 2020
2020 Medium Ævum Essay Prize
The Race is On!
Posted: September 6, 2020
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
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
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)

Tuesday 08 September, 2020

9:16am    RT @DarkArchives: A quick reminder: all registrants will have received a registration link via Zoom, & then a confirmation email with a uni…

Monday 07 September, 2020

12:34pm    RT @EHopeDoherty: (We're asking for volunteers from Durham because our insurance only covers members of the university, but if you'd like t…
12:33pm    RT @EHopeDoherty: Myself & @EmWall17 are now seeking volunteers from Durham University to plan & teach an outreach lesson to secondary scho…
12:32pm    RT @OxBibSoc: Professor Marc Smith, Professeur de Paléographie, École Nationale des Chartes, will deliver the 2020 Lyell Lectures online:…
12:31pm    RT @OxMedStud: Only 5 followers away from 3,000 🕵🏻‍♂️ ...who will be our 3,000th follower? #medievaltwitter
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9:03am    RT @edward_mills: Are you a postgraduate at a @CHASE_DTP institution? Do you fancy learning medieval French? Great news! I'm running a 24-w…

Sunday 06 September, 2020

5:52pm    RT @DarkArchives: Register until midnight (BST) at: https://t.co/Jt6Td4gLJp Includes instant access to the dozens of #DarkArchives 20/20 ta…
2:14pm    RT @enclosuregroup: @HLaehnemann @Kehrer_Verlag @stacvos Hope you love it, Henrike, and thank you again for being our first guest speaker!…

Saturday 05 September, 2020

10:30pm    RT @MichelleRWarren: .@ETreharne and @lisafdavis bringing the good stuff to #DarkArchives !
10:30pm    RT @HLaehnemann: now down to 18 followers shy of 3000! Thx @LlHopwood who is doing all the tweeting for @OxMedStud during #DarkArchives NB:…
3:44pm    RT @drkmurch: 👉Registration for @DarkArchives closes tomorrow! The organizers have done an amazing job of arranging this virtual conferen…
7:13am    RT @DarkArchives: Feasting this morning on @ETreharne 's Keynote Address for Part III of #DarkArchives 20/20 ('Massive, Open, Online ... Th…

Friday 04 September, 2020

10:54am    RT @OxMedStud: ...and we're off! The sessions for the #DarkArchives conference are now LIVE for registrants to watch on demand! 💻👂👀 First…

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