Registration is currently open for 'Modern Europe Meets Reform', a workshop part of an International Project organised by Professor Julia Barrow and Dr Ceri Pitches.
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.
Two scholarships are now available for PGR applicants beginning in Autumn 2018: the Leeds Doctoral Scholarship, and the AHC Interdisciplinary Research Scholarship.
Funda Hay, a PhD researcher and Research Assistant at the Department of English Language and Literature at Ankara University, Turkey, is visiting the IMS for the next 12 months.
Dr Johanna Stiebert has recently been awarded an AHRC research network grant for a project on religion and rape culture.
Eva Frojmovic and Catherine Karkov have edited a volume of essays titled 'Postcolonising the Medieval Images' probing how postcolonial historical and literary theories can open up new perspectives.
Professors Gregory Radick (Philosophy, Religion and History of Science) and Graham Loud (History) have been awarded Fellowships by the Leverhulme Trust.
Three projects involving academics from across the Faculty have each received funding from the AHRC Translating Cultures and Care for the Future Innovation Awards on International Development.