Hosted by the Medieval Institute at Western Michigan University, the International Congress on Medieval Studies is an annual gathering of around 3,000 scholars interested in medieval studies
The mailing of Congress programs has been delayed by the February flooding in downtown Kalamazoo. Please be patient as we resume the dispatch of programs.
The program for the 53rd International Congress on Medieval Studies (May 10-13, 2018) is now available.
Congress registration is now open.
About the congress
The congress features more than 550 sessions of papers, panel discussions, roundtables, workshops and performances. There are also some 100 business meetings and receptions sponsored by learned societies, associations and institutions. The exhibits hall boasts nearly 70 exhibitors, including publishers, used book dealers and purveyors of medieval sundries. The congress lasts three and a half days, extending from Thursday morning, with sessions beginning at 10 a.m., until Sunday at noon.
The Congress Academic Program, an explanation of the role of the Congress Committee
The 54th International Congress on Medieval Studies takes place on the campus of Western Michigan University on May 9 to 12, 2019. The session proposal form will be made available in February.
The 55th International Congress on Medieval Studies takes place on the campus of Western Michigan University on May 7 to 10, 2020.
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