The 2023 Conway Lectures: "Women and Knowledge in the Middle Ages"


Location: Eck Visitor Center Auditorium (View on

In 2002, the Medieval Institute inaugurated a lecture series in honor of Robert M. and Ricki Conway. Robert Conway was a 1966 graduate of Notre Dame and trustee of the University, He was, and his wife continues to be, long-time friends and supporters of the Medieval Institute. The annual Conway Lectures bring senior scholars of international distinction to Notre Dame each fall to speak on topics across a variety of disciplines. 

Save the date for the 2023 Conway Lectures:

Thursday, September 7, 2023

  • 2–3:30 p.m., Lecture 1 
  • 3:45–5:15 p.m., Lecture 2
  • 5:15–6:30 p.m. Reception

Friday, September 8, 2023

  • 10–11:30 a.m., Lecture 3
  • 11:45 a.m.–12:45 p.m., Speaker Roundtable

Closer to the dates, we will update this event to show the order of speakers.