Sewanee Medieval Colloquium CFP

The Sewanee Medieval Colloquium invites proposals for panel themes engaging with the lives and afterlives of medieval cultures. These sub-themes address a particular aspect of our general theme, and could be the basis for either one or two panels. As a rule of thumb, panel themes should be broad enough to encourage numerous applicants, and interdisciplinary proposals … More Sewanee Medieval Colloquium CFP

CFP for SMRP Sessions at the 54th International Congress on Medieval Studies

The Society for Medieval and Renaissance Philosophy will sponsor three at the 54th International Congress on Medieval Studies at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, May 9-12, 2019. We welcome proposals for sessions in all areas of medieval philosophy, but are especially interested in proposals that touch on one of the following three themes: (a) philosophy … More CFP for SMRP Sessions at the 54th International Congress on Medieval Studies

Announcing the 2018 Founder’s Award and Honorable Mentions

The SMRP is pleased to announce that 2018 recipient of its annual Founder’s Award is Francis Feingold for his paper, “Aquinas’s Discussion of Aristotle’s Claim That Knowing does not Alter the Knower.” Dr. Feingold will present his work in an SMRP-sponsored session to be announced. The Founder’s Award selection committee would also like to commend … More Announcing the 2018 Founder’s Award and Honorable Mentions

Collecting Syllabi!

Originally posted on In medias PHIL:
Before going on my customary summer hiatus, let me make a final request to all of you.  I’ve been thinking about a survey of medieval philosophy that I’m teaching in the fall, and thinking about the canon in medieval philosophy. I’d like to investigate these matters by collecting syllabi…

News of Various Sorts

Originally posted on In medias PHIL:
Among the latest news in the field, first and always foremost, is that a new job in medieval philosophy has been posted at Dominican University College in Ottawa. It’s listed as a tenure-track assistant professor position, though in the very next sentence the job description seems to say that…