2015 Annual Meeting of the Medieval Academy

  University of Notre Dame (IN)   * Call for Papers * Deadline: 15 June   The 2015 Annual Meeting of the Medieval Academy of America will be hosted by the Medieval Institute of the University of Notre Dame and will take place on 12-14 March in Notre Dame, Indiana. The Program Committee invites proposals … Continue reading

‘The Fragments Project’: Poetic Responses to a Slice of Medieval Book History : Quadrivium

‘The Fragments Project’: Poetic Responses to a Slice of Medieval Book History : Quadrivium.   Dr. Deborah Thorpe is currently tutoring at the University of York following a year’s MHRA-funded postdoctoral work on the Digital Index of Middle English Verse. Her doctoral work focused on writing and reading in the medieval circle of Sir John … Continue reading

Manuscript Monday: LJS 266

Must-Read Book: Medieval Autograph Manuscripts

Proceedings of the XVIIth Colloquium of the Comité International de Paléographie Latine, held in Ljubljana, 7-10 September 2010 N. Golob (ed.) approx. XIV+601 p., 280 b/w ill. + 14 colour ill., 3 b/w tables, 210 x 270 mm, 2013 ISBN: 978-2-503-54916-3 Languages: English, French, German Retail price: EUR 95,00 excl. tax Bibliologia (BIB 36) – Brepols … Continue reading

Burn After Reading

Originally posted on kateantiquity:
Houses along the River Neckar, near the University of Tuebingen Over the past few days,  I have been at the University of Tuebingen with a lovely group of scholars and students, part of an Anglo-German project on Memory and Power in late antiquity and the early middle ages. The idea behind…