Medieval Resources

Content pulled from across the Commons. Please be aware that some posts will appear multiple times since they come from various networks. -Ed.

CROSS-POSTED REVIEW: The Medieval Review 16.12.08 Browne and Ó Clabaigh, Soldiers of Christ (Hamonic)

"Browne, Martin, OSB, and Colmán Ó Clabaigh, OSB, eds. Soldiers of Christ: The Knights Hospitaller and the Knights Templar in Medieval Ireland. Dublin and Portland: Four Courts Press, 2016. Pp. xxi, 249. €45.00. ISBN: 978-1-84682-572-9.

 

  Reviewed by Nicole Hamonic

       University of South Dakota

       Nicole.hamonic@usd.edu

One-day workshop on medieval Germany, German Historical Institute, Bloomsbury, London, 17 May 2019

Call for papers: Workshop on Medieval Germany, German Historical Institute, 17 Bloomsbury Square, London, WC1A 2NJ, Friday 17 May 2019 Organised by the German Historical Institute London in co-operation with the German Historical Institute Washington and the German History Society, to be held at the GHIL A one-day workshop on Medieval Germany will be held at the German Historical Institute, Bloomsbury Square, London, on Friday 17 May 2019.

CROSS-POSTED REVIEW: The Medieval Review 16.12.06 Williams (ed.), The Siege of Jerusalem (Marvin)

Boyarin, Adrienne Williams, ed. and trans. The Siege of Jerusalem. Broadview Anthology of British Literature. Ontario: Broadview Press, 2014. Pp. 198. $18.95. ISBN: 978-1-55481-158-8.

Reviewed by Laurence W. Marvin
Berry College
lmarvin@berry.edu

Session call for IMC2019: Stranger Things? Uncanny Encounters as Expressions of Societal Tensions across Medieval Worlds/Traditions

The International Medieval Congress (1-4 July 2019), an annual conference running continuously since 1994, is the biggest humanities event in Europe, attracting almost 2900 delegates in 2018. This session seeks to trace the fringes of the normative as defined by diverse societies and groups in their recording of the uncanny and the strange during the period broadly defined by European Middle Ages.

Session call for IMC2019: Stranger Things? Uncanny Encounters as Expressions of Societal Tensions across Medieval Worlds/Traditions

The International Medieval Congress (1-4 July 2019), an annual conference running continuously since 1994, is the biggest humanities event in Europe, attracting almost 2900 delegates in 2018. This session seeks to trace the fringes of the normative as defined by diverse societies and groups in their recording of the uncanny and the strange during the period broadly defined by European Middle Ages.

CROSS-POSTED REVIEW: The Medieval Review 16.11.15 Bellis, The Hundred Years War in Literature (Strakhov)

Bellis, Joanna. The Hundred Years War in Literature, 1337-1600. Woodbridge, Suffolk: D.S. Brewer, 2016. Pp. xii, 300. $99.00. ISBN: 978-1-84384-428-0.

Reviewed by Elizaveta Strakhov
Marquette University
yelizaveta.strakhov@marquette.edu

CROSS-POSTED REVIEW: The Medieval Review 18.03.12 Clark, Art in the Time of War (Carns)

Clark, Gregory T. Art in the Time of War: The Master of Morgan 453 and Manuscript Illumination in Paris during English Occupation (1419-1435). Toronto: Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies, 2016. Pp. xxviii, 415. €115.00. ISBN: 978-0-88844-197-3.

Reviewed by Paula Mae Carns
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
pcarns@illinois.edu

CROSS-POSTED REVIEW: The Medieval Review 18.04.05 Jackson, Mongols and the Islamic World (Petkov)

Jackson, Peter. The Mongols and the Islamic World: From Conquest to Conversion. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2017. Pp. xxi, 614. $38.00. ISBN: 978-0-300-12533-7.

  Reviewed by Kiril Petkov
       University of Wisconsin-River Falls
       kiril.petkov@uwrf.edu

CfPs: 54th International Congress on Medieval Studies, 2019; "Vices and Virtues: Gender, Subversion, and Moralizing Discourses."

With apologies for cross-posting!

Call for Papers: 54th International Congress on Medieval Studies Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan, May 9-12, 2019 Vices and Virtues: Gender, Subversion, and Moralizing Discourses

Organizers: Jacob Doss, University of Texas at Austin Matthew Vanderpoel, University of Chicago

Call for Papers: 54th International Congress on Medieval Studies. "Vices and Virtues: Gender, Subversion, and Moralizing Discourses."

With apologies for cross-posting! I thought this may be of interest.

Call for Papers: 54th International Congress on Medieval Studies Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan, May 9-12, 2019

"Vices and Virtues: Gender, Subversion, and Moralizing Discourses."

Organizers: Jacob Doss, University of Texas at Austin Matthew Vanderpoel, University of Chicago

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