• Upcoming Events

    Medieval Studies at the University of Mississippi presents Medieval after Dark, a series of fun events relating to the Middle Ages. 

    Meet the Medievalists 

    Bryant Gallery, 6 PM,  Thursday 9/10
    Come out and meet your Medieval Faculty at Ole Miss! 

    "The Name of the Rose"

    Turner Center Auditorium ( Room 205), Thursday 9/24 6pm
    The medievalists are putting on a free screening of the film "The Name of the Rose". It is a 1986 film staring Sean Connery and Christian Slater based on the novel by Umberto Eco. 

    Works in Progress 

    Bryant 111, 6 PM, Thursday 10/8
    Your University of Mississippi medieval studies faculty will share rough drafts of their current projects. Come see what your professors are working on! 

    Smelly Things in the Middle Ages 

    Bryant 111, 6 PM, Thursday 10/22
    Dr. Mary Thurlkill gives an informal talk on smells in the Middle Ages. 

    "Doctor Faustus" 

    Lamar Room 132, 6-9 PM, Thursday 10/29
    Dr. Mary Hayes introduces a free screening of "Doctor Faustus" with a talk on "The Devil on the Medieval Stage." This particular version was filmed in the Globe Theater. 

    Learn to Write in Runes 

    Bryant 111, 6-8 PM, Thursday 11/2 
    Dr. Nancy Wicker leads an informal workshop on writing in the Viking-age runic alphabet