Robson prize 2018 answer one question what made a ‘good king’ in late medieval england or scotland 8 what was the significance of the peasants revolt of 1381 9 to what extent was henry vii the ‘last medieval king of england’ 10should we celebrate, or execrate, the reign of henry viii. The prize shall be open to all students in the subject of german and shall be awarded on the basis either of an essay on an appropriate theme in medieval german, or of a piece of written work such as the translation, under examination conditions, of a. We are delighted to announce that the 2018 essay prize winner is julia mattison (uni of toronto) for her entry: line-fillers in chaucer's verse about the essay prize, & past winners along with over 70 reviews and notices of the latest medieval scholarly books and textual editions: a s g edwards and daniel davies, a new manuscript of. The council of the church monuments society offers a biennial prize of £250 called the church monuments essay prize, to be awarded with a certificate for the best essay submitted in the relevant year. The michael camille essay prize is a biennial essay contest co-sponsored by postmedieval, palgrave macmillan, and the babel working group launched in 2012, the prize is awarded for the best short essay (4,000-6,000 words) on a variable theme that brings the medieval and the modern into productive critical relation.
The committee on medieval studies undergraduate essay prize (pdf) the class of 1955/robert t coolidge undergraduate thesis prize in medieval studies (pdf) prize applicant information form (writable pdf format) 2018 prize winners. The alexander prize was endowed in 1897 by lc alexander, secretary of the society at its foundation in 1868 and a life member from 1870 the original endowment offered “to provide yearly a gold medal to be called ‘the alexander medal'” the gold medal was later changed to a silver medal. Mrds statement on the study of race and medieval drama in light of the recent events in the united states, most recently the racist violence in charlottesville, virginia, the undersigned community of medievalists condemns the appropriation of any item or idea or material in the service of white supremacy. Clifford j rogers is a professor of history at the united states military academy at west point he has also been awarded the royal historical society's alexander prize medal and a society for military history moncado prize for his articles, some of which are collected in his essays on medieval military history:.
Medieval and early modern essay prize many local historians are hesitant about researching and writing on subjects from the period before 1650, perhaps worried that the problems of reading the handwriting, and maybe the use of latin, will make the sources difficult or inaccessible. The society for the study of medieval languages and literature has awarded the medium ævum essay prize since 2008 the competition is run annually, with postgraduates and those recently graduated with a higher degree invited to submit an essay on a topic that falls within the range of the interests of medium ævum in the medieval period (up to c 1500. A book prize, valued at $100, is awarded at the end of every academic year for the best essay written on a medieval topic by a student enrolled in a course taught at st jerome's instructors of medieval courses submit the best essays for consideration to a panel of experts. The call for papers has now closed acceptance decisions will be sent by 30 september 2018 applications for postgraduate travel bursaries and the george yule essay prize are still open and close on 30 september 2018. The john c mcgalliard medieval essay prize is open to students at the university of iowa you must be majoring in english, have a minimum 32 gpa, and submit the most outstanding essay on a medieval subject you must also have spent at least one full academic year at the university to qualify for this award.
Smfs promotes the study of the patristic age, the middle ages, and the early modern era from the perspective of gender studies, women's studies, and feminist studies. The st jerome's $100 book prize for best essay in medieval studies a book prize, valued at $100, is awarded at the end of every academic year for the best essay written on a medieval topic by a student enrolled in a course taught at st jerome's. The john c mcgalliard medieval essay prize this award is given each year for the best essay on a topic from medieval literature, in honor of professor mcgalliard, who taught and wrote on anglo saxon poetry and literature until 1975. The michael camille essay prize is a biennial essay contest co-sponsored by postmedieval, palgrave macmillan, and the babel working group launched in 2012, the prize is awarded for the best short essay (4,000-6,000 words) on a variable theme that brings the medieval and the modern into productive.
Cerae are pleased to announce the winner of our volume four essay prize this prize was awarded to an article submitted under our volume four theme of influence and appropriation. Essays in medieval chinese literature and cultural history by paul w kroll (review) essays in medieval chinese literature and cultural history variorum collected studies series no 929 farnham, uk: ashgate e think of the writers whose works we prize as speaking to us as approximate equals or elders in age, rarely if ever our juniors,. The international center of medieval art wishes to announce its annual graduate student essay award for the best essay by a student member of the icma the theme or subject of the essay may be any aspect of medieval art, and can be drawn from current research second prize: lauren maceross. The wolfson history prizes are literary awards given annually in the united kingdom to promote and encourage standards of excellence in the writing of history for the general public prizes are given annually for two or three exceptional works published during the year, with an occasional oeuvre prize (a general award for an individual's distinguished contribution to the writing of history. Gender and medieval studies student essay prize 2017 the 2017 gender and medieval studies student essay prize has been awarded to ryan t goodman from the university of manchester for his essay: ‘mead-iating masculinity: the anglo-saxon mead-hall, drunkeness, and the renegotiation of masculinity in the long tenth century.
The council of the church monuments society offers a biennial prize of £250 called the church monuments essay prize the subject of the essay must be an aspect of church monuments of any period in britain of abroad. The german classic essay prize celebrates a different ‘german classic’ each year this year, the focus will be on schiller’s maria stuart the competition is for students who have at least gcse or equivalent level of german and who, in june 2018, are in year 12/ lower sixth, going into year 13/ upper sixth. The topic for the 2016 camille essay prize is “atmospheric medievalisms/medieval atmospheres” essays might take up eco-critical and/or climatological approaches to medieval culture and/or studies in medievalisms, or may address affect and/or “public feelings” and cultural “moods” in medieval culture or in appropriations of medieval culture in later periods, or may even work. The archibald cason edwards, senior, and sarah stanley gordon edwards memorial travel awards are available to graduate students and emerging scholars who are presenting papers on topics in the history of european medieval art in sponsored and special sessions.
Awards medieval studies is pleased to announce three competitions for 2016-2017 academic year: the travel award for medieval studies minors, the rota fortunae essay prize for undergraduate and graduate students, and the harold j kendis fellowship for incoming ph d students in english. Medieval and early modern essay prize the british association for local history hopes to encourage the publication of articles on medieval and early modern topics in its quarterly refereed journal, the local historian.
All female students currently in year 12 at a uk school may enter the prizes, which are being offered in engineering, history, modern and medieval languages, music, philosophy, biological sciences and physical sciences, as well as our annual ‘woolf essay prize’ with questions inspired by virginia woolf’s a room of one’s own.