99th Meeting of Medieval Academy of America to be held at the University of Notre Dame

The 99th meeting of the Medieval Academy of America will be held at the University of Notre Dame from March 14–16, 2024. The themes for this year’s meeting are “Mapping the Middle Ages,” “Bodies in Motion,” and “Communities of Knowledge.” Plenary addresses will be delivered by Robin Fleming (Boston College), Bissera Pentcheva (Stanford), and Jack Tannous (Princeton).

Alumni Lecture with Jonathan R. Lyon (Ph.D. '05)

Join the Medieval Institute for an alumni lecture with Jonathan R. Lyon (Ph.D. '05). Professor Lyon is the Sorin and Imran Siddiqui Professor of Medieval History and the College at the University of Chicago and graduated from Notre Dame in 2005 with a Ph.D. in History. He will be speaking on "Corrupt Officials and the Problem of Medieval 'Government'." The talk will be held in-person in the Medieval Institute Reading Room and broadcast from our YouTube channel.

Fall Alumni Spotlight: Shannon Dunne ('98)

Each fall and spring we present a new Alumni Spotlight featuring the career paths of Institute alumni. Our Fall 2023 spotlight features Shannon Dunne (B.A., '98). We asked her to share with us her journey from institute graduate to renowned Irish dancer and teacher.

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Hugh of St. Victor (d. 1141), Didascalicon 6.3