Category: Medieval Studies

Distinguished Scholars Publish New Titles in Conway Lectures in Medieval Studies Series

The University of Notre Dame Press is delighted to present two new titles in the Conway Lectures in Medieval Studies series. The series brings senior scholars of international distinction to Notre Dame each fall to speak on topics across a variety of disciplines. Notre Dame Press then publishes the lectures. These new titles are the eleventh and […]

New Book Examines the Literary-Devotional Tradition of Women’s Visionary Texts in Medieval Religious Culture

From the twelfth to the fifteenth centuries, women across northern Europe began committing their visionary conversations with Christ to the written word. Translating Christ in this way required multiple transformations: divine speech into human language, aural event into textual artifact, visionary experience into linguistic record, and individual encounter into communal repetition. In Translating Christ in […]

Notre Dame Press Highlights Dante Series on 700th Anniversary of the Poet’s Death

September 13, 2021, marks the 700th anniversary of Dante Alighieri’s death. The great Italian poet is being celebrated around the globe and especially in Italy where gala concerts, exhibits, and dramatic readings are underway. To commemorate the University of Notre Dame Press’s contribution to Dante studies, we talked to Theodore J. Cachey, Jr., professor of Italian and the Ravarino Family Director of […]

An Excerpt from “Dante and Violence” by Brenda Deen Schildgen

This month, celebrate the legacy of Dante Alighieri on the 700th anniversary of his death! Keep an eye on our blog for content featuring our Dante studies books, and take a peek in our William and Katherine Devers Series in Dante and Medieval Italian Literature catalog to learn more. Finally, through September 30th, enjoy 50% […]

A Celebration of Dante Alighieri

This month, celebrate the legacy of Dante Alighieri on the 700th anniversary of his death! Keep an eye on our blog for content featuring our Dante studies books, and take a peek in our William and Katherine Devers Series in Dante and Medieval Italian Literature catalog to learn more. Finally, through September 30th, enjoy 50% off a […]