This year's annual International Medieval Congress (IMC) will be held from 2-5 July 2018, with the Special Thematic Strand of 'Memory', and is the 25th IMC held at the University of Leeds. Starts at 9:00 am.
The Institute for Medieval Studies (IMS)
'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 University of Leeds conference 'Rethinking the Medieval Frontier', organised by Jonathan Jarrett and held on 10 April 2018, explored medieval frontiers and borders and was a great success.
Two IMS PG Researchers and one IMS alumna presented a series of talks at Siege Weekend, held at Pontefract Castle on 28 May 2018, and another IMS PG Researcher designed and organised the event.
The IMS and School of History fundraiser for Swim Across America, IMS MA student Stacy Anker's charity of choice, was highly successful and well-attended.
Medieval European and British religious history 12-15th c.; monasticism, frontiers and borders in medieval Europe.
Thesis: 12th Century decoration of St Mary's Church, Gloucestershire.Bibliography: My interest in all things medieval sprang from a love of wending my way along the highways and byways of Merry England, visiting all the churches along the route and sto