II ICYRMA | 2nd International Congress for Young Researchers in Middle Ages

On 13, 14 and 15 November 2019, the 2nd International Congress for Young Researchers in Middle Ages (ICYRMA) will take place at the University of Évora, Portugal.


ICYRMA is destinated to students at master, doctoral and postdoctoral level and/or to those who have obtained their academic degrees in the last five years. It aims to be an interdisciplinary space for dissemination, discussion and contact among young researchers who study the Middle Ages from various perspectives: history, archeology, art history, literature, philosophy, philology, anthropology, ethnology, sociology, geography, methodology, among other areas.

In this 2nd ICYRMA, the theme will be “Space(s)”. The following themes will be addressed:

  1. Sources and methodologies

  2. Iconographic and textual representations

  3. Manifestations of power and authority

  4. Contrasts and convergences between spaces

  5. Mental conceptions of space

  6. Connecting spaces: trade and exchanges

  7. Borders and frontier societies

  8. Landscape and human habitats

  9. Specialized spaces: work, religion and knowledge

  10. Time, memory and materialities

  11. Translating society in space

  12. Spaces of health and disease

  13. Funerary spaces



The working languages will be: portuguese, spanish, english and french.

The results of the selection will be announced until June 15, 2019.

Registration fee: 30€.


For more information, please see the ICYRMA WEBSITE


Organization: CIDEHUS-UÉ |
From 13.11.2019 to 15.11.2019
09:00 | Colégio do Espírito Santo da Universidade de Évora