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Oct 7 2015 | MLA Commons
The MLA Committee on the New Variorum Edition of Shakespeare (NVS) is sponsoring the third NVS Digital Challenge to find the most innovative and compelling uses of the data contained in one of the NVS editions. The MLA is making available the XML files and schema for two volumes, The Winter’s Tale ...
Oct 6 2015
The Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies at Binghamton University  October 21 and 22, 2016 Submission deadline: April 15, 2016 The year 2016 marks the fiftieth anniversary of the founding of the Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies (CEMERS) at Binghamton University; in celebration of...
Oct 1 2015
Medieval Association of the Pacific 50th Anniversary Annual Meeting A Global Middle Ages Davis, California // March 31–April 2, 2016 Call for papers: Proposals due October 30, 2015
Sep 29 2015 | Stanford Report
BY KATHRYN DICKASON The culture of medieval chivalry conjures tales of valiant knights vowing to honor and protect fair damsels. Yet outside the realm of romance, men regarded women as their inferiors – or so we thought. According to Stanford historian Fiona Griffiths, "We've tended to assume that...
Sep 22 2015 | KQED Radio
Elaine Treharne, Roberta Bowman Denning professor of humanities in Stanford's English Department, joins KQED's Michael Krasney to talk about the Magna Carta.  Visit to stream or download the full recording.