The Journal: Medium Ævum

The Society is delighted to announce that in addition to the printed volume, from number LXXXIV / 1 (2015) onwards, Medium Ævum will be delivered directly to all Society members as an Adobe Digital Edition. If you are a member and have any queries, please contact us at :

The Society of the Study of Medieval Languages and Literature are the owners and publishers of Medium Ævum. The journal, which first appeared in 1932, is one of the leading international academic periodicals in medieval studies. It is published twice yearly and its present editors are Professors Nigel F. Palmer, Sylvia Huot and Corinne Saunders.

In these pages, you will find information

The Society's Policy Statement concerning 'Open Access' / 'Pay-to-Publish' (published 27th February 2013) is available to read here.

News: The latest volume of Medium Ævum, LXXXIII / 2 (2014), is now published. For more details, click here.

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NOTICE, November 2014:  If you originally subscribed to Medium Ævum via the now-defunct SWETS Service, and have not received the latest copy, please contact us to arrange a direct subscription.


Column from Oviedo cathedral.
Column from Oviedo cathedral. Courtesy of antmoose.