All are welcomed by the LCS and IMS to attend the book launch of Dr. Pietro Delcorno's new book, 'In the Mirror of the Prodigal Son'. Starts at 5:00 pm.
The Institute for Medieval Studies (IMS)
Kaan Gorman (IMS) and Geoffrey Humble (University of Birmingham) will present a joint seminar titled 'Exemplifying the Odd? Dread, Diversion and Doctrine in Strange Tales from East and West'. Starts at 5:00 pm.
Veronica O’Mara, Professor of Medieval English Literature, School of Arts - English, University of Hull and Leeds alumna) Starts at 5:30 pm.
Professor Julia Barrow comments on France declaring they are willing to lend the British one of their most important national treasures - the tapestry of Bayeux.
The two-day symposium 'The Future of Medieval Studies', held at the University of Leeds on the occasion of the fiftieth anniversary of the IMS, is accepting proposals until 1 March 2018.
'Rethinking the Medieval Frontier', a conference being held at the University of Leeds on 10 April 2018, is accepting paper proposals until the deadline of 1 February 2018.
Medieval literature: in particular translation studies, gender studies, romance, hagiography, devotional literature, Anglo-Norman, Hoccleve, Malory, medievalism, material culture.
Tapestries of the Late Middle Ages; Political Potential of Art; Gender and Patronage of Art; Hero Topos and Tapestries in Courtly and Civic Contexts; West-Central Europe