Hosted by the Medieval Institute at Western Michigan University, the International Congress on Medieval Studies is an annual gathering of scholars interested in medieval studies.

56th Congress

The 56th International Congress on Medieval Studies is live on the internet, Monday, May 10, through Saturday, May 15, 2021.

Program of the 2021 congress

At-a-glance guide to congress programming with an indication of which events are to be live recorded

Congress registration is open until May 29.

57th Congress

The 57th International Congress on Medieval Studies is live on the internet, Monday, May 9, through Saturday, May 14, 2022.

Because of continuing uncertainties regarding the pandemic (as emphasized by the World Health Organization and the CDC) and its effect on travel, the 2022 Congress will be held virtually.

The portal for session proposals is now open (deadline: June 1, 2021).

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