Loyola University Chicago

Medieval Studies

What's New in Medieval Studies?


Coming Up: 

Medieval Lecture Series: Dr. Lauren Beck







Medieval Language Reading Group

During the Fall of 2023, the Medieval Language Reading Group will meet on Mondays at 4pm to read and discuss select meters from Boethius's De Consolatione Philosophiae. Please contact Abby Palmisano (apalmisano1@luc.edu) for more details. 



Earlier this Year


Pretzels on Pilgrimage: General Prologue Read Aloud –Monday, October 23rd (4pm)

In October, students gathered to snack on pretzels and read through the famed "General Prologue" of Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales. Participants bravely tested out their Middle English elocution as we waded through Chaucer's colorful cast of characters.