Special Events

The special events of the 54th International Congress on Medieval Studies (May 9-12, 2020) at Western Michigan University include two plenary lectures, the annual lecture on the reception of the classics, the associated events of the Mostly Medieval Theatre Festival, and a dance. Details will be posted as the information becomes available.

Plenary lectures

Portrait of Bissera Pentcheva

Bissera Pentcheva

Portrait of Bonnie Wheeler.

Bonnie Wheeler

Bissera Pentcheva

Stanford University

Friday, May 10, 8:30 a.m.
Bernhard Ballroom
Sponsored by the Medieval Academy of America

 

Bonnie Wheeler

Southern Methodist University

Saturday, May 11, 8:30 a.m.
Bernhard Ballroom
Sponsored by the University of Pennsylvania Press

 

Mostly Medieval Theatre Festival

Mostly Medieval Theatre Festival logo: "mostly medieval, mostly theatre"The festival will include performances on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday evenings of the Congress at 8 p.m. Details will be posted once they are known.