Welcome to the website of the Society for the Medieval Mediterranean. 

The society is dedicated to all aspects of the academic study of Mediterranean history and culture, from the fifth to the fifteenth centuries C.E. It aims to foster cross cultural and inter-disciplinary investigation, create a forum of ideas and encourage debate on intercommunal and transnational crosspollination within the Medieval Mediterranean.

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Applications are now invited for the 2017 Dionisius A. Agius Prize. The application deadline is 31st January 2017. Details and the application form can be found here

We have launched an online submission system for our international, peer-reviewed journal Al-Masāq. Papers covering all aspects of 5th-15th century Mediterranean societies and cultures are invited here

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Journal: Al-Masãq