Augsburg College in Minneapolis, MN
October 18-19, 2013.
The theme of this year’s conference concerns the transmission of knowledge, from masters to students, from practitioners to audience. It includes the liberal arts, the fine arts, and even the practical arts. Topics might include monastic as well as university education; the trivium and quadrivium; the history of theology, science, music, mathematics, and dialectic; art history, especially the training of artists; the education of women; and professional training in guilds.
Scholars from all disciplines of medieval studies and from all regions of the United States encouraged to submit abstracts.