Medieval Studies Conference Seeking Papers

The 41st International Congress in Medieval Studies, to be held May 4-7, 2006 in Kalamazoo, Michigan, is calling for papers to be presented. This year's theme is: The Pen and the Sword: Medieval Martial Arts in Cultural Context.

The conference is being sponsored by the Association for Historical Fencing and is being organized by Kenneth Mondschein of Fordham University. Anyone interested in submitting a paper should contact Ken Mondschein ( by July 29, 2005.