EVENTS

MSUS has hosted conferences, museum tours, seminars, guest lectures, and workshops over the years. Hover over the images below to register or join, and be sure to check back for more details on upcoming events!

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Please check back later for our upcoming events!

- PAST EVENTS -

  • MSUS Pub Night
    Fri, Sept 17
    Toronto
    Join us as we sip lager (or soda) and discuss all things medieval! We will also be revealing the newly-elected MSUS Executives! Please RSVP by Thursday, September 16th, 2021.
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Mon., Sep. 27 | Zoom

AGO Medieval Meditation with Adam Levine

Join us and Adam Levine, assistant curator of European art at the Art Gallery of Ontario, as he guides us through the new exhibit on personal religious practice in the Middle Ages.

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Wed., Oct. 6 | Zoom

Blogging the Middle Ages w/ Peter Konieczny

Join us and Peter Konieczny, co-founder of Medievalists.net and UofT alumnus, as he discusses careers in Medieval Studies outside of academia and how he runs his world-renowned website.

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Mon., Oct. 25 | 6 PM | Zoom

Virtual Talk on Medieval Infectious Disease 

Join MSUS as Dr. Madeleine Mant, Assistant Professor of Anthropology at UTM, hosts a talk on medieval infectious diseases. The session will focus on the anthropology of the Black Death, feature a show-and-tell of her costumes, and end with a Q+A period. All attendees will be entered for a chance to win our October giveaway.

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Fri., Oct. 29 | 6:30 PM

Halloween Movie Night 

Join MSUS for a Halloween Movie Night! Movie selection will be determined by vote over our socials. Be sure to dress up as prizes will be awarded to the best costume! As capacity is limited, please RSVP by Wednesday, October 27th.

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Thurs., Nov. 18 | 11 AM | Zoom

Rylands Library

Virtual Tour 

Join MSUS on our virtual visit to the John Rylands Research Institute and Library. The session will feature medieval Latin devotional manuscripts and will be hosted by Dr. Anne Anderton and Dr. Talia Zajac.

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Mon., Dec. 6 | 11 AM | Zoom

Bodleian Library Virtual Tour

Join MSUS on a virtual tour of the manuscript collection at the Bodleian Library! Dr. Andrew Dunning will guide us through manuscripts of all shapes and sizes.

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Fri., Dec. 10 | 6 PM | Zoom

Nyckelharpa Virtual Talk w/ Katherine Hill

Join MSUS and Katherine Hill, Artistic Associate of the Toronto Consort and local expert on the nyckelharpa, as we trace its history, look at medieval instrument reconstruction, and hear it played live!

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Fri., Feb 18 | 11 AM | Zoom

Virtual Talk on Art Conservation 

Join MSUS and Queen's University book and paper conservator Natasa Krsmanovic as she presents her work preserving rare and distinct collections and discusses the discipline of art conservation!

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Thurs., March 10 | Zoom

To Dye For: Virtual Talk on Medieval Dyes and Yarn

Join MSUS and History and Classics Major Taylar Marr as she walks us through the history of natural dyes and spinning yarn.

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Thurs., March. 17 | 5:00 PM

Storm Crow Manor Pub Night 

Join MSUS celebrate St. Patrick's Day and enjoy a night of laughs and fun at Storm Crow Manor!