Special Events

The special events of the 53rd International Congress on Medieval Studies (May 10-13, 2018) at Western Michigan University include two plenary lectures, the inaugural annual lecture on the reception of the classics, and a dance.

Plenary lectures

Portrait of Sara Ritchey.

Sara Ritchey

Potrait of William Chester Jordan.

William Chester Jordan

Sara Ritchey

University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Friday, May 11, 8:30 a.m.
Bernhard Ballroom
Sponsored by the Medieval Academy of America

 

 

William Chester Jordan

Princeton University

Saturday, May 12, 8:30 a.m.
Bernhard Ballroom
Sponsored by Cornell University Press

 

Lecture on the Reception of the Classics in the Middle Ages

Potrait photograph of Majorie Curry Woods.

Marjorie Curry Woods

Marjorie Curry Woods

University of Texas–Austin

Thursday, May 10, 7:30 p.m.
Fetzer Center
Endowed in memory of Archibald Cason Edwards, Senior, and Sarah Stanley Gordon Edwards