IMC 2021

Special thematic strand: 'Climates' Deadlines: Paper Proposals - 31 August 2020 Session Proposals - 30 September 2020

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Postcard advertising IMC 2021 call for papers, featuring extracts of images from Hildegard of Bingen and Beatus of Girona.

Proposal Guidelines

Our handy 'how to' for submitting paper & session proposals

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Virtual IMC 2020

Find out more about our virtual alternative to IMC 2020.

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Institute for Medieval Studies

The IMC is hosted by a thriving community of scholars at the University of Leeds.

About the IMS
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Welcome to the International Medieval Congress

Drawing medievalists from over 60 countries, with more than 2,000 individual papers as well as public concerts, performances, excursions, bookfairs and more, the International Medieval Congress (IMC) is Europe’s largest forum for sharing ideas in medieval studies.

Find out how to submit paper and session proposals for IMC 2021.
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Find out about our Programming Committee and strand structure.
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Find out what happens after your proposal is received.
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