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Giovanni Boccaccio [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Upcoming Events and Activities

The Medieval and Renaissance Studies minor at CNU is delighted to announce several upcoming events and activities.   On 22 […]

MRST Lecture Series starts today!

Join us today at 4:30 pm in the Trible Library Room 170 to hear CNU’s own Dr. Eric Silverman on […]

[[File:The Globe Theatre, Panorama Innenraum, London.jpg|The Globe Theatre, Panorama Innenraum, London]]

THEA 395: Shakespeare Mechanics: Verse & Text

This is one of the special topics courses being offered in Theater and the Medieval and Renaissance Studies Minor at […]

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Exploring Primary Sources in pre-Columbian Art History

FNAR 403WI: Exploring Primary Sources in pre-Columbian Art History Dr. Morán This is another special topics course being offered at […]

Canterbury tales mural by Ezra Winter. North Reading Room, west wall, Library of Congress John Adams Building, Washington, D.C.
Photographed 2007 by Carol Highsmith (1946–), who explicitly placed the photograph in the public domain.

ENGL 423: Major Authors: Geoffrey Chaucer

CNU English will be offering a Major Authors course on Geoffrey Chaucer that will also count towards the Medieval and […]

S. Marco from the canal

MRST Courses for Spring Term 2018

The following courses being offered in Spring term 2018 qualify for credit in the MRST program: CLST 201 The Mythic […]


2017 MRST Lecture Series

Hello CNU Medievalists and Early Modernists and welcome back to campus for the start of the new academic year. This […]

Lincoln Cathedral photographed from the wall of Lincoln Castle by Dr. Cartwright on June 13 2017

Summer Trip Report: Medieval Stone Carving

When we think about medieval buildings – castles, cathedrals, etc – we tend to think of sprawling stone structures, and […]

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2017 Longwood Undergraduate Medieval Conference Report

Christopher Newport University sent our first ever undergraduates to the 11th Annual “Meeting in the Middle” at Longwood University on […]

Manuscript Workshop Poster_ March 15 2017

Manuscript Workshop on Wednesday March 15th

Join Dr. Cartwright and Dr. Moran on Wednesday March 15th at 1:30 for a hands-on workshop that will give you […]