Society Committee

The diverse members of the committee reflect the cross-disciplinary nature of the society itself. 

Co-Presidents: Antonella Liuzzo Scorpo (University of Lincoln)

                          Jo Van Steenbergen (Ghent University)

Vice-President: Esther-Miriam Wagner (Woolf Institute and University of Cambridge)

Secretary: Alun Williams (University of Exeter)

Treasurer: Antonella Liuzzo Scorpo (University of Lincoln)

Editor-in-Chief of Al-Masāq: Esther-Miriam Wagner (Woolf Institute and University of Cambridge)

Assistant Editor of Al-Masāq: Jessica Tearney-Pearce (University of Cambridge)

Book Review Editor: Christopher Heath (University of Manchester) 

Website & Social Media Officer: Jessica Tearney-Pearce (University of Cambridge) 

Conference information

We host a biennial conference which brings together scholars from a range of disciplines to present and discuss their work, thus providing a forum for the exchange of ideas on the Medieval Mediterranean. Our next conference will be held in July 2019.



Membership of the society provides a range of benefits including copies of Al-Masāq delivered to your door and reduced rates for participation in our conferences.

Journal: Al-Masãq

These web pages introduce the Society and its peer-review journal: Al-Masāq: Journal of the Medieval Mediterranean, as well as providing details of our biennial conference series.