In addition to its own events, the Society regularly sponsors over a dozen other conferences each year. If you are a Society member, you can apply for conference funding here

Conference Calendar

Tue, 29 Sep



The 2020 Oxford Medieval Graduate Conference

Sat, 2 May Cancelled

Prof. Barry Windeatt, 'The Raising of Lazarus in Medieval English Culture'


The 2020 MÆ Lecture

, Emmanuel College, Cambridge (Queen's Lecture Theatre)
Wed, 22 Apr

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

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)
Fri, 1 Nov

Decoding the Past: Critical Editions and Their Editors

, The Trinity Long Room Hub
Thu, 24 Oct

Teaching the Codex III: Decentring the Codex

, Merton College, Oxford
Tue, 10 Sep

Dark Archives: A Conference on the Medieval Unread and Unreadable


Full Programme

Thu, 5 Sep

Constructing the Public Intellectual in the Premodern World

, Chancellors’ Hotel, University of Manchester
Thu, 27 Jun

International Medievalisms Conference

, Maynooth University
Wed, 26 Jun

Speaking Internationally: Medieval Women’s Literary Culture and the Canon in the Global Middle Ages

, Bangor University, Wales
Sat, 22 Jun

Old Norse Poetry in Performance: Text and Texture

, Christ Church College, Oxford
Fri, 21 Jun

Mediating Dante

, University College Cork
Sat, 1 Jun

Angels in the Medieval World

, University of York
Thu, 30 May

Power of the Bishop IV: Bishop as Patron from Late Antiquity to 1500

, Sarum College, Salisbury
Sat, 27 Apr

The 2019 MÆ AGM and Lecture - David d'Avray (UCL), 'How to explain the Medieval Papacy'

, University of Birmingham
Thu, 11 Apr

The Early English Drama and Performance Network Graduate and Early Career Symposium.

, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
Wed, 10 Apr

Crossing Boundaries?: Trade and Connections on the Medieval Mediterranean

, Woolf Institute and St John’s College, Cambridge
Fri, 5 Apr Deviance: The 2019 Oxford Medieval Graduate Conference, Kellogg College
Sat, 23 Mar

The Life Course in Early Medieval England

, University of Cambridge, Faculty of English
Fri, 22 Feb

Northern Network for the Study of the Crusades: 3rd Annual Symposium

, Heritage Quay, University of Huddersfield
Mon, 7 Jan

Conference Title: Gender and Aliens: Gender and Medieval Studies 2019

, Venue Durham University Seminar and Lecture Rooms
Tue, 11 Sep

Symposia in Historical Archaeoethnology

, Fries Museum, Leeuwarden
Thu, 28 Jun

‘Britain & its Neighbours: Cultural Contacts & Exchanges in Medieval & Early Modern Europe’, 28-9 June 2018

, Swansea University
Thu, 28 Jun

Reimagining Records

, The National Archives
Sat, 2 Jun

Transmissions and Translations in the Medieval World

, Centre for Medieval Studies, University of York