'New Approaches to the North: A Colloquium in Memory of Gordon Foster', held at the University of Leeds, will showcase new and varied research about the history of the North. Starts at 1:00 am.
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.
The first lecture in the 2018-19 IMS/School of History Medieval Seminar series, presented by Dr. Peter Crooks (Trinity College Dublin), will be held on 31 October 2018. Starts at 5:15 pm.
Two IMS members, Professor Claire Honess and Professor Julia Barrow, were honoured in the Women of Achievement Awards 2018, which celebrates the significant contributions and impact of winners.
Francesca Petrizzo, IMS PhD Graduate, has been awarded a Leverhulme Study Abroad Studentship attached to the Universita di Toma 2 Tor Vergata, starting in October 2018.
Multiple paid internship opportunities at the University of Leeds are available for any registered IMS MA or PGR student. The application deadline is 5 October 2018.
Medieval literature: in particular translation studies, gender studies, romance, hagiography, devotional literature, Anglo-Norman, Hoccleve, Malory, medievalism, material culture.
Thesis: Jousting in a Literary Context