On Sunday, 3 July, the week-long International Medieval Congress (IMC) kicked off with 'Medieval Day at the Museum', a public event at the Leeds City Museum.
At its Annual General Meeting (14 July 2016), the Academy elected 42 distinguished UK academics as Fellows, in recognition of their outstanding contribution to research.
An exhibition charting the rise of synthetic fibres in everyday fashion: a collaboration between Enterprise of Culture, the Yorkshire Fashion Archive and ULITA - an Archive of International Textiles. Starts at 9:30 am.
Induction sessions for incoming MA and PhD students in the Institute for Medieval Studies. Starts at 1:00 am.
The history of business, society and culture; history of innovation; consumer culture in comparative perspective; history of design, fashion, colour, and retailing.
Research student profile
Thesis: The hidden face of slavery: an examination of the slavetrade, 1500-2000