The biennial conference of ANZAMEMS, held in Wellington in 2017, saw a series of sessions dedicated to celebrating the career and many research interests of Professor Constant Mews.
A new volume of essays on memory, remembering and crusade edited by Associate Professor Megan Cassidy-Welch is now available from Routledge.
The Centre for Religious Studies welcomes a new Lecturer in semester 2, who brings new expertise … Continue reading Medieval Islamic Mysticism Expert Joins Staff
Jessica O’Leary has been awarded the ACIS Cassamarca inaugural Dino De Poli Scholarship to undertake postgraduate research in Italy.
Dr Kathleen Neal has been awarded the Vice Chancellor’s Citation for Outstanding Contribution to Student Learning in the Early Career category for 2015
CMRS Director, Associate Professor Peter Howard recently addressed an International Study Day of historical and art historical experts that took place inside the Sisitine Chapel in Rome
Associate Professor Megan Cassidy-Welch has received a Discovery Project Grant from the Australian Research Council for her project “Atrocity in warfare: a social and cultural history”.
Dr Kathleen Neal will address a public symposium marking the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta at … Continue reading Monash medievalist to speak at Parliament’s Magna Carta Symposium
CMRS member Kathleen Neal is among medievalists from across the globe who contributed to a new history book for children, Medieval Lego, by Greyson Beights
Congratulations to Rebecca Lobel and Roslyn Halliday, winners of the 2015 Bill Kent HDR Prato Fellowships.
Join us, belatedly, to celebrate and launch Med-Ren’s own Tomas Zahora’s recent book, Nature, Virtue and … Continue reading Official Launch: Tomas Zahora “Nature, Virtue and the Limits of Encyclopedic Knowledge’
CMRS PhD candidate Lisa Di Crescenzo has been awarded one of two prestigious ACIS Cassa Marca Scholarships in 2015
Prof. Constant Mews, distinguished scholar of twelfth century thought and theology, has been elected as Corresponding Fellow of the Medieval Academy of America
Dr Kathleen Neal has been recognized by the Faculty of Arts with a Citation for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning in 2014.
Why is ‘medieval’ in the news now? Why is Australian political rhetoric ‘going medieval’? Clare Monagle and Louise D’Arcens reflect.
Associate Professor Peter Howard, Director of the CMRS, was recognised with the Vice-Chancellor’s Teaching award in 2013
CMRS Associate Tomas Zahora has recently published a fascinating new study of the medieval tradition of encylopedic knowledge. It is available now from Brepols.
CMRS scholars will be well represented at the Leeds IMC in 2014. Session and paper details here!
The Monash CMRS team 2014 raised $1500 for breast cancer research with their run and fundraising morning tea.
Emma Nicholls has been awarded a Gates Cambridge Scholarship to undertake a PhD at Cambridge University.