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 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.
This year the IMS Medieval Group hosted seven well-attended and varied events, from a research afternoon to a candle workshop to visiting nearby medieval sites.
Members of the IMS collaborated with the University of Poitiers from 7-10 June 2018 as part of a recent agreement between the IMS and CESCM, which offers teaching and research opportunities.
The University of Leeds was pleased to welcome the final four lectures from the 'Marginalisation and the Law' public Lecture Series to campus over the past few weeks.
All aspects of medieval literature; manuscript studies; iconography; gender/sexuality in the Middle Ages
Medieval Discourse on Changelings; History of Medieval Childhood; Medieval Disability Studies.