Fabrizio Conti to Give Guest Lecture

April 2, 2018
Dr. Fabrizio Conti, of John Cabot University in Rome, will give a guest lecture in Susan Ridyard's Saints and Society course, on the topic, "The Myths of Rome: From Pagan to Christian City and Beyond."

Participate in the Medieval Colloquium Seminar!

February 19, 2018
We want you to participate in the seminar at the Medieval Colloquium: Medieval Race and the Modern Scholar.

Happy Mardi Gras! Laissez les bons temps rouler!

February 12, 2018
The Medieval Studies Program wishes a happy Mardi Gras to everyone - with the reminder that it has medieval roots.

Professor Batkie Publishes Article

February 5, 2018
Professor Stephanie Batkie recently published her article, "Loving Confession in the Confessio Amantis" in Studies in the Age of Chaucer, the journal of the New Chaucer Society.

Professor wins John Hurt Fisher Award

September 25, 2017
Matthew Irvin won the John Hurt Fisher Award, from the John Gower Society, for his book, The Poetic Voices of John Gower.

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Prof. Bill Engel to speak at the International Luther Symposium

September 14, 2017
Professor Bill Engel will speak on "The Development of a Protestant Memory Art" at St. Paul University in Ottawa, Canada, at the International Luther Symposium.

Comp Time!

April 1, 2017
Wish Will Salzer, '17 luck on his comprehensive exam in Medieval Studies!

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Sewanee Medieval Colloquium is March 10 & 11

March 7, 2017
The University will host the 43rd annual Sewanee Medieval Colloquium on March 10 and 11. This year’s theme for the conference—attended by medievalists from across the country—is “Borders and Margins.”

Minor in Medieval Studies Now Available

October 29, 2016
Students are now able to pursue a minor in Medieval Studies at Sewanee!

Professor Engel's Book Available on Amazon!

September 5, 2016
Just published in July, Professor William Engel's critical anthology on the Renaissance memory arts is available for purchase.

Sewanee Medieval Studies Student Works on a Manuscript at Cambridge University

August 22, 2016
Ford Peay, C'19, spent three days at the Fitzwilliam Museum at Cambridge University in England, studying a 13th century Latin manuscript.

Welcome our new English medievalist!

August 22, 2016
Dr. Stephanie L. Batkie comes to Sewanee after several years at the University of Montevallo in Alabama. She will also head up the Writing Across the Curriculum Program.

Ask a Medievalist!

August 4, 2015
Got a question? Ask a medievalist! Know the answer? See if you want to work as a research assistant!