Announcements and events
Becky Straple-Sovers, Marketing Specialist for Medieval Institute Publications, will be a panelist on "Medievalists Beyond the Academy," organized by the Medieval Academy of America Graduate Student Committee, on Wednesday, March 29, 2023 at 7 p.m. The panel is free to attend but registration is required.
Join the Medieval Institute and the Department of World Languages and Literatures on March 16, 2023 at 4 p.m. for the Cornelius Loew Lecture in Medieval Studies, where Craig Gibson, chair of the Department of Classics at the University of Iowa, will present "Philosophers without Borders: Translating Wisdom in Medieval Greek Fiction."
MDVL 1000: The Middle Ages, Then and Now, a course designed to introduce students to the medieval past in the modern imagination, was taught for the first time in fall 2022 and fulfills WMU Essential Studies requirements.
MDVL 2000: Voices of the Middle Ages fulfills both Western Essential Studies and General Education requirements.