Minerva's Arts, Liberal Learning in Classical and Medieval Cultures, school of History, Medieval Studies Starts at 5:00 pm.
The Institute for Medieval Studies (IMS)
The Institute of Medieval Studies is delighted to host the Fourth Annual Leeds Monasticism Conference, titled 'Monastic Sciences: Medicina, Mechanica, Physica', on the 8th and 9th of May, 2015.
We were delighted to have Dr. Anne Curry (School of Humanities, University of Southampton) in Leeds on Tuesday, 17th February, 2015.
Prof. Elizabeth Archibald’s lecture on 'Baths of Bliss' was both entertaining and informative: She traced the cultural attitudes towards bathing from Late Antiquity to the Late Middle Ages.
Alaric's research focuses on Britain and Scandinavia, 500-1600. He is also working on medievalism, particularly in modern Icelandic culture.
Thesis: King and Emperor: the development of the ideology of sacred kingship in England and Ottonian Germany from the ninth to eleventh centuries