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Medievalists at Warwick

Medievalists at Warwick is a lively and active community of academic staff and postgraduates, drawn primarily from the English department and the School of Modern Languages and Cultures (French and Italian), which collaborates closely with Renaissance colleagues at the Centre. It has particular research strengths in medieval Francophone literature, including Anglo-Norman and Occitan, English and French hagiography, gender and sexuality in the Middle Ages, Dante's reception, vernacular Aristotle, crusading literature, Langland and manuscript culture, and vernacular translation.

Regular events at Warwick

Medieval Seminar Series

Medievalists at Warwick runs the Medieval Research Seminar series, a regular programme of visiting speaker talks throughout the year. The seminar is sponsored by the Humanities Research Centre.


Medieval reading group

The Medieval Reading Group (organiser, Sarah Wood), meets termly to discuss recent critical material and primary material from the Middle Ages with an interdisciplinary dimension.

2020-21 events have been suspended until further notice.

Upcoming events and conferences

Medievalists at Warwick consists of:

Dr Jenny Alexander (Art History)

Dr Emma Campbell (French)

Dr Daniel Gerrard (Foundation Studies/History)

Dr Amanda Hopkins (English and French)

Dr David Lines (Italian)

Professor Peter Mack (English)

Emerita Professor Linda Paterson (French)

Dr Sarah Wood (English)

Stefano Milonia (WIRL-COFUND Fellow, SMLC)

Postgraduate community:

Marija Krnic (PhD student, Theatre and Performance Studies)

Rachel Hayes (PhD student, French)

Please contact Jayne Sweet if you would like your name added to the list.

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Reassessing Courtliness in Medieval Literature pictureReassessing Courtliness in Medieval Literature

Jerusalem, ms. KB, 76 F 5, The Hague
Jerusalem, ms. KB, 76 F 5, The Hague, published with kind permission of the National Library of the Netherlands