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During the excursion to the historic East Yorkshire market town of Beverley, delegates helped local experts understand paintings found in the old Dominican Friary. Barbara English and Susan Neave take up the story… As part of the IMC excursion to Beverley on Thursday 4 July 2019, participants visited the remains of...

Already missing IMC 2019? You’re not alone. We’ve created a handy round up of the week, so you too can re-live some of the highlights. Last week saw the start of the 26th International Medieval Congress, with campus once again home to medievalists from all over the world. Over 2,800...

Every year the IMC invites eminent and upcoming medieval scholars to give public lectures on some of the hottest topics in medieval studies. This year we are presenting seven keynote lectures from scholars from around the world. The IMC will be opened with our annual Monday morning keynote lecture, this...

With IMC 2019 just a few days away, we are looking to the future and making plans for IMC 2020. We are delighted that the call for papers and session proposals for IMC 2020: Borders is now live. The 27th International Medieval Congress will take place at the University of...

Since launching our new registration system – and despite early setbacks! – registrations for the IMC 2019 have been flooding in and around 2500 people have already registered for Europe’s largest annual medieval Congress. Folks from 57 countries are heading into Leeds to soak up some sun (we hope) and...

The IMC has partnered with Routledge to offer a range of special benefits to delegates. Until 31 July 2019, delegates can claim a discount of 20% across the whole range of Routledge print books on the publisher’s website. Just quote discount code IMC19 at the checkout. To help you find...

We are excited to present the latest IMC Newsletter, launching the programme for the 26th International Medieval Congress on 1-4 July 2019. This year’s Congress will take place on campus at the University of Leeds and will explore the special thematic strand of ‘Materialities’, co-ordinated by Anne Lester (Department of...

Registration for IMC 2019 is set to open from Monday 11 February for reduced operating hours. You will be able to book and pay for your Programming and Registration Fee, accommodation, meals, events and excursion tickets through the University of Leeds Online Store. However, due to ongoing issues beyond our...

Congratulations to the recipients of our IMC 2019 Bursary! A total of £16,000 was awarded to 75 people in this year’s round of applications, with awards ranging from £100 to £400. Bursaries were awarded to participants from Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belarus, Canada, Chile, the Czech Republic, Egypt, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece,...

Welcome to our new website for the International Medieval Congress at the University of Leeds. This mobile-responsive site contains all the information you need on proposing a paper or session, applying for a bursary, planning your trip to Leeds, exhibiting at the IMC, and more. Among the new additions is...