UCL Medieval and Renaissance Studies


UCL Interdisciplinary Medieval and Renaissance Seminar (IMARS)

UCL's Medieval and Renaissance Interdisciplinary Seminar is a graduate-founded and -run seminar which holds discussions across disciplines and departments.

The seminar takes questions of interest to Medievalists (writ large) as its point of departure.

Meetings take place on Mondays at 6:15pm in Gordon Square (26) G09. If you have any questions relating to the IMARS schedule, please contact Emma Zürcher for up-to-date information. All are welcome and drinks are served afterwards.


21 January 2019Christine Rauer (St Andrews) - "The Earliest English Prose"
04 March 2019Giles Gasper (Durham) - Title TBC
11 March 2019Tuija Ainonen (British Library) - "Medieval England and France, 700-1200- The Polonsky Foundation England and France Project: Manuscripts from the British Library and the Bibliothèque nationale de France"
18 March 2019Helen F. Leslie-Jacobsen (Bergen) - “Written at the Beginning, Before the Book itself Begins”: Prologues to Medieval Norwegian Laws
29 April 2019Elsa Marmursztejn (QMUL) - "Peter John Olivi on the Old Law: Two Unedited Texts"
13 May 2019Kirsty Day (Edinburgh) - Title TBC
20 May 2019Joseph Lemberg (UCL) - "Saving the many, not the few. Ramon Lull and the missionary's dilemma between individual perfection and the common good"
10 June 2019Hannah Skoda (Oxford) - Title TBC