Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies
CEMERS CONFERENCE: MAY 1 - 2, 2015
Authority and Materiality in the Italian Songbook:
From the Medieval Lyric to the Early-Modern Madrigal
The Spring 2015 CEMERS conference will bring together musicologists and literary and book historians with an interest in the shared material sources of Italian poetry and music, from the thirteenth to the seventeenth centuries, focusing especially on the Italian poet Francesco Petrarca (1304–1374) and his legacy.
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Mediaevalia recieves editorial award
We are delighted to announce that our journal, Mediaevalia, has received the Council of Editors of Learned Journals' 2012 Phoenix Award for Significant Editorial Achievement. Editor-in-Chief Dana Stewart accepted the award at the 2013 meeting of the Modern Language Association (MLA) in Boston in January. The Council of Editors of Learned Journals (CELJ) is an allied organization of the MLA and is the major national organization dedicated to supporting academic journal publishing, with a membership of over 450 editors.
Pictured: Dana Stewart, Editor-in-Chief (and Associate Professor of Italian, as well as Acting Director of CEMERS) and Professor Sol Miguel-Prendes, Vice President of the CELJ (and Associate Professor of Romance Languages at Wake Forest University) at the Awards Ceremony at the MLA.