What’s On At Leeds

IMS Events

Virtual IMS Events

23 June: Catherine Karkov, Imagining Anglo-Saxon England: Utopia, Heterotopia, Dystopia (Woodbridge: Boydell, 2020) and (ed.), Slow Scholarship: Medieval Research and the Neoliberal University (Woodbridge: Brewer, 2019)
For information on the publication, you can visit the publisher’s pages here:
Imagining Anglo-Saxon England, Slow Scholarship.
To take part in the event, please sign up via Eventbrite at: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/catherine-karkov-imagining-anglo-saxon-england-tickets-107190283022

30 June: Rosalind Brown-Grant, Visualizing Justice in Burgundian Prose Romance: Text and Image in Manuscripts of the Wavrin Master (1450s-1460s), Burgundica, 29 (Turnhout: Brepols, 2020)
For information on the publication, you can visit the publisher’s page here.
To take part in the event, please sign up via Eventbrite at: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/rosalind-brown-grant-text-and-image-in-manuscripts-of-the-wavrin-master-tickets-107190593952

Past Events

2 June: Dr Fozia Bora, Writing History in the Medieval Islamic World: The Value of Chronicles as Archives (London: I B Tauris, 2019)
For information on the publication, you can visit the publisher’s page here.

9 June: Alaric Hall, Útrásarvíkingar! The Literature of the Icelandic Financial Crisis (2008–2014) (Earth, Milky Way: punctum, 2020).
For information on the publication, you can visit the publisher’s page here.

16 June: Eva Frojmovic (ed.), Postcolonising the Medieval Image (London: Routledge, 2017)
For information on the publication, you can visit the publisher’s page here.

Conferences and Calls for Papers

International Medieval Congress 2021

The IMC provides an interdisciplinary forum for the discussion of all aspects of Medieval Studies. Proposals on any topic related to the Middle Ages are welcome, while every year the IMC also chooses a special thematic focus. In 2021 this is ‘Climates’.

Paper proposal deadline: 31 August 2020

Session proposal deadline: 30 September 2020.

For more information, please see the website.

Other Conferences

10 July 2020. The Field of Cloth of Gold (Conference)

This one-day conference complements the Armouries’ new exhibition and action-packed programme of events to mark the 500th anniversary of The Field of Cloth of Gold, Henry VIII’s diplomatic summit with Francis I of France, one of the greatest and most conspicuous displays of wealth, pageantry and culture that Europe has ever seen. Tickets cost £23, refreshments included.  For more information, see the website.