'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)
'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 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 Call for Papers for the twenty-sixth International Medieval Congress (IMC) held annually at the University of Leeds, with the Special Thematic Strand 'Materialities', is currently open.
With 2,907 registered delegates, this year's IMC, with the special thematic strand of 'Memory', was a resounding success and stimulated important discussion among medievalists from around the world.
Four recent IMS PhD students - Hervin Fernandez-Aceves, James Hill, Sami Kalliosaari, and Trevor Smith - graduated on 11 July 2018: Congratulations!
Leverhulme Early Career Fellow
Thesis: Jousting in a Literary Context