ABOUT THE SOCIETY
Since 1932, the Society for the Study of Medieval Languages and Literature has existed to advance education by the encouragement and dissemination to the scholarly community and wider public of research on medieval languages and literature.
The Society does this primarily through
The Society is a registered charity (reg. no.: 1130022). It is governed by its constitution and run by its Executive Committee, the members of which are the charity's Trustees. As of May 2015, the Committee comprises:
President: Prof Julia Boffey
Hon. Secretary: Dr Simon Horobin
Hon. Treasurer: Dr Helen Swift (Vice-President)
Editors: Prof. Nigel F. Palmer, Prof. Sylvia Huot, Prof. Corinne Saunders
Members: Dr Mishtooni Bose (Vice-President), Dr Kenneth P. Clarke, Dr Glyn Davies, Prof. John Hines, Prof. Dame Janet Nelson, Prof. Jane Roberts, Dr Magnus Ryan, Dr Sethina Watson.
Officers to the Committee (non-Trustees): Jackie Pritchard (Assistant Editor), Stephen Pink (Executive Officer).
The Society has adopted a Conflict of Interest Policy which, in the interests of transparency, is also downloadable.