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    The Medieval Institute affirms the understanding that individuals possess innate dignity, an idea underscored by the Judeo-Christian belief that all persons are made in the image and likeness of God. Informed by the University of Notre Dame’s “Spirit of Inclusion” statement (1997), the Medieval Institute welcomes "all people, regardless of color, gender, religion, ethnicity, sexual orientation, social or economic class, and nationality" and works to sustain an inclusive environment.

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    The Medieval Institute affirms the understanding that individuals possess innate dignity, an idea underscored by the Judeo-Christian belief that all persons are made in the image and likeness of God. Informed by the University of Notre Dame’s “Spirit of Inclusion” statement (1997), the Medieval Institute welcomes "all people, regardless of color, gender, religion, ethnicity, sexual orientation, social or economic class, and nationality" and works to sustain an inclusive environment.

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    The Medieval Institute affirms the understanding that individuals possess innate dignity, an idea underscored by the Judeo-Christian belief that all persons are made in the image and likeness of God. Informed by the University of Notre Dame’s “Spirit of Inclusion” statement (1997), the Medieval Institute welcomes "all people, regardless of color, gender, religion, ethnicity, sexual orientation, social or economic class, and nationality" and works to sustain an inclusive environment.

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    The Medieval Institute affirms the understanding that individuals possess innate dignity, an idea underscored by the Judeo-Christian belief that all persons are made in the image and likeness of God. Informed by the University of Notre Dame’s “Spirit of Inclusion” statement (1997), the Medieval Institute welcomes "all people, regardless of color, gender, religion, ethnicity, sexual orientation, social or economic class, and nationality" and works to sustain an inclusive environment.

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    The Medieval Institute affirms the understanding that individuals possess innate dignity, an idea underscored by the Judeo-Christian belief that all persons are made in the image and likeness of God. Informed by the University of Notre Dame’s “Spirit of Inclusion” statement (1997), the Medieval Institute welcomes "all people, regardless of color, gender, religion, ethnicity, sexual orientation, social or economic class, and nationality" and works to sustain an inclusive environment.

the Medieval Institute promotes research and teaching on the multiple cultures, languages, and religions of the medieval period. Offering both undergraduate and Ph.D. programs, the Institute facilitates the activities of the largest contingent of medievalists at any North American university. Over sixty faculty medievalists, from a dozen different departments, create a vibrant, interdisciplinary, intellectual community that sponsors frequent speakers, conferences, and other events. The outstanding medieval studies library collection attracts researchers from around the world.

John Van Engen New MI Director

John Van Engen

John Van Engen, the Andrew V. Tackes Professor of Medieval History, will begin a two-year term as Director of the Medieval Institute on July 1, 2014 and serve through June 30, 2016. Prof. Van Engen joined the Notre Dame faculty in 1977 after receiving his Ph.D. in 1976 from the University of California, Los Angeles. He is a fellow of the Medieval Academy of America, a corresponding member of the Monumenta Germaniae Historica, and a past president of the American Society of Church History. He was previously Director of the Medieval Institute from 1986 to 1998. A historian of culture, intellect, and religion during the European Middle Ages, his volume, Sisters and Brothers of the Common Life, has won four major prizes since its publication in 2008.

 

 

July Conference to Honor Kent Emery, Jr.

The theme of Contemplation and Philosophy: Scholastic and Mystical Modes of Medieval Philosophical Thought will bring some of the world’s most renowned scholars of medieval philosophy to the Notre Dame campus on July 28-29 for a conference honoring Prof. Kent Emery, Jr., on the occasion of his 70th birthday. His colleagues, friends, and students will offer papers to celebrate his impact on the field over his long career.  Organized by Profs. Roberto Hofmeister Pich (PUCRS, Porto Alegre, Brazil), Alfredo Santiago Culleton (UNISINOS, São Leopoldo, Brazil), and the late Director of the Medieval Institute Olivia Remie Constable, the event will provide material for a “Festschrift” volume, edited by Profs. Culleton, Pich, and Andreas Speer (Thomas-Institute der Universität zu Köln), that will contain 32 essays from conference participants and additional contributors. Online registration is available and the MI event calendar has details and a full program.