Institute of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (IMEMS)
IMEMS is one of the most diverse and dynamic centres of medieval and early modern studies in the world. We are a community of scholars and postgraduate researchers from all three faculties of the University, complemented by an eminent International Advisory Board. We aim to inform the shape of medieval and early modern studies by providing a forum and network for contact and exchanging information and ideas.
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Norse travellers reached every corner of the known world, but they were not tourists. The ‘racially pure’ Vikings of stereotype were, in fact, cultural chameleons adopting local habits, languages and religions.
Founded in Oakland, California more than half a century ago, the Black Panther Party’s revolutionary image and legacy remain as political and racially divisive as ever.