'The Drive for Purity', the final workshop part of the international project 'Rethinking Reform 900-1150', led and organised by Professor Julia Barrow and Dr Ceri Pitches, will be held in Mainz. Starts at 2:00 pm.
The Institute for Medieval Studies (IMS)
The first lecture in the 2018-19 IMS Open Lecture series, presented by Elizabeth L'Estrange (University of Birmingham) and titled 'Women Writers and Book Collectors', will be held on 9 October 2018. Starts at 5:30 pm.
This IMS Open Lecture, presented by Jeremy Johns (University of Oxford), is titled 'Documenting Multiculturalism in Norman Sicily' and will be held on 19 February 2019. Starts at 5:30 pm.
The School of History is sad to announce the death of Peter Sawyer, Emeritus Professor of Medieval History, who has died at the age of 90.
This year the IMS Medieval Group hosted seven well-attended and varied events, from a research afternoon to a candle workshop to visiting nearby medieval sites.
Members of the IMS collaborated with the University of Poitiers from 7-10 June 2018 as part of a recent agreement between the IMS and CESCM, which offers teaching and research opportunities.
Leverhulme Early Career Fellow
Thesis: King and Emperor: the development of the ideology of sacred kingship in England and Ottonian Germany from the ninth to eleventh centuries