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Call for Papers, MAMA 43

What Lies Beneath: Uncovering Structures, Subtexts, Skeletons Date: Saturday, 14 September 2019 Location: University of Missouri-Kansas City, Administration Center Conference Center (Oak Street) Plenary Speaker: Professor Kathryn Ann Smith, New York University The 43rd meeting of the Mid-America Medieval Association Conference will occur on Saturday, 14 September 2019 at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. The […]

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Dr Cord Whitaker speaking on White Supremacy and the Alt-Right’s Middle Ages

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April 12, 2019, 6:30 pm Room 101, Katz Hall UMKC 5005 Rockhill Road (parking behind the building) The 3rd (of 4) Talk in the MEMS Series: The Medieval Then and Now: Race, Gender, Identity

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The Medieval Then and Now: Race, Gender, and Identity

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Fighting Against Racist Appropriations of Medieval History and Culture White Nationalists and neo-Nazis have always appropriated medieval imagery and language to support their cause, but especially so now in the age of universal electronic access. UMKC professors of medieval studies challenge these appropriations by revealing the connections between contemporary issues and medieval concepts of race, […]

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Conference website: MAMA 42 “Skins” @ the University of Kansas

The conference website is housed at http://sllc.ku.edu/mama. There you will find general information, and advice about lodging and parking. Registration will also be through that portal: the form has been submitted to our administration, and we are waiting for final approval to make the form live. We notify everyone as soon as it is operational. […]

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MAMA 42 Call for Papers

MAMA 42nd Annual Conference September 22nd, 2018 University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS Conference Theme: Skins Plenary Speaker: Dr. Andrew Beresford, University of Durham       We construe the notion of skin, or skins, as having multiple meanings, contexts, and sites of enquiry; it could pertain to humans or animals; as a covering or a […]

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