Illinois Medieval Association 

Serving Illinois Medievalists since 1983

Welcome to the Illinois Medieval Association

About us

Welcome to the Illinois Medieval Association. Since 1983, IMA has promoted medieval studies in Illinois and the Midwest, hosting an annual meeting and publishing proceedings from those meetings in Essays in Medieval Studies (EMS). This site will provide updated information on the society, its officers, meetings, and EMS.

Upcoming events

25 Feb 2017 (CST) • Northwestern Universtiy

34th Annual IMA Conference

12 April 2016
The 34th annual IMA conference (2017) will be held at Northwestern University. Exact dates and a topic have yet to be determined.

33rd Annual IMA Conference

17 February 2016
The program for the 2016 IMA conference is finally available!

21 January 2016
Registration is now open for the 2016 IMA conference. Early registration runs through February 16, 2016. 

November, 2015
The call for papers for the 33rd Annual Illinois Medieval Association conference--to be held Feb. 26-27 at Millikin University in Decatur, IL--is now available. 

Become a member

The Illinois Medieval Association now operates on an individual-membership model. Membership provides you with access to our members-only pages, updates on events, and much more.

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32nd Annual Conference

The 32nd Annual Illinois Medieval Association conference was held February 21-22, 2015 at Saint Louis University. Keynote speakers were Cynthia Robinson of Cornell University and John Van Engen of the University of Notre Dame.

The 33rd Annual IMA conference will be held February 26-28, 2016 at Millikin University in Decatur, IL. The topic for the conference is medievalism. The call for papers will be available sometime in early September, with a November deadline for proposals. 

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Join IMA to receive exclusive updates and remain informed about all things medieval in Illinois and surrounding states. 

English Department, Millikin University, 1184 W. Main St., Decatur, IL, 62522

Phone: 217-362-6465


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