The Georgia Medievalists' Group is a group of professional and student medievalists of all disciplines that meets twice a year in various places around the state. Watch this page for further information about forthcoming meetings. If you are interested in giving a paper or hosting a future meeting, please contact Jonathan Good (Reinhardt University) or Wendy Turner (Georgia Regents University). Like us on Facebook.
We’re pleased to announce the details of this fall’s meeting, to be held Saturday, October 22, 2016, at the Atlanta International School, at 2890 North Fulton Drive in Atlanta. Thanks to GMG member Adam Oberlin for this venue!
Schedule for the day:
10:00-10:30 Adam Oberlin, Atlanta International School: “Mapping Middle High German”
10:30-11:00 Ryan Lynch, Columbus State: “Compilation, Transmission, and the Contours of Textual Reuse in Classical Arabic Historiography”
11:00-11:30 Jonathan Good, Reinhardt University: “The Arms of St. Michael”
11:30-1:30 Lunch at local restaurants
1:30-2:00 Micheal Crafton, University of West Georgia: “The Bayeux Tapestry: William’s Aeneid”
2:00-3:30 John Clements, ARMA: “Renaissance martial disciplines and close-combat teachings”
The meeting will be held in the Visconti di Modrone Library. Parking will be available in front of the main building. Although it will be Saturday, everyone attending must check in WITH PHOTO ID at the front desk upon entering for a temporary guest ID.
Our spring meeting will be held at Kennesaw State University on February 18, 2017. Thanks to Brian Swain for the venue. Watch this space for more information.
Clayton State University (February 20, 2016)
University of North Georgia (October 24, 2015)
Middle Georgia State College (February 7, 2015)
Columbus State University (November 8, 2015)
Emory Law School (February 22, 2014)
Reinhardt University (October 26, 2013)
Albany State University (March 23, 2013)
Augusta State University (October 20, 2012)
University of Georgia (February 11, 2012)
Wesleyan College (October 1, 2011)
Oxford College (February 5, 2011)
Albany State University (October 2, 2010)
Kennesaw State University (January 30, 2010)
Emory University (September 26, 2009)
Georgia Institute of Technology (January 24, 2009)
Reinhardt College (September 27, 2008)
Washington, Georgia (January 26, 2008)