The Centre for Medieval Studies (CMS) at the University of York is one of the world’s leading centres for postgraduate study and research into the Middle Ages. We are one of the largest and longest established providers of Medieval Studies courses in the UK, combining world renowned knowledge, expertise and research from across the University.
Combining the disciplines of Medieval Art and Architecture, Medieval Archaeology, Medieval Literature and Medieval History and drawing on the unrivalled resources available in the medieval city of York, the Centre offers a truly interdisciplinary Medieval Studies experience and a unique MA in Medieval Studies.
CMS PhD student Zara Burford is awarded 2nd place in the HRC doctoral fellowships award
with her presentation title of Books, bones and brotherly love: reading monastic relationships through saints' cults in the eleventh-century West Midlands
9.00AM, King's Manor, University of York
Keynote Speaker - Dr Julian Luxford (Reader in History of Art, University of St Andrews)