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Beginning in May 2020, the Program in Medieval Studies began offering seminar series online to the Princeton community and the broader community of medieval scholars. These seminars ranged from pandemics in the past, societal resilience and impacts from historic plagues, and race and race-thinking in the Middle Ages. Videos of many of these seminars can […]

The Program in Medieval Studies at Princeton University encourages interdisciplinary study of the European Middle Ages: its art, literature (Latin and vernacular), music, religion, science, philosophy, politics and economic and social structures.

Supported by the vast resources for medieval studies at Princeton University (including an outstanding manuscript collection and the photographic archive known as the Index of Medieval Art), it offers a certificate for undergraduates and, in that context, sponsors one course, an introductory seminar, and a (non-credit) thesis writers’ colloquium for seniors.

To be added to the Listserv to receive announcements regarding events within Medieval Studies, please send an email to Sarah Porter.

Beatrice Kitzinger

Beatrice Kitzinger, Acting Director

Associate Professor of Art and Archaeology; Acting Director, Program in Medieval Studies; Harold Willis Dodds University Preceptor.

Helmut Reimitz, Director

Professor of History

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