Welcome to the home page of ACMRS (Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies). ACMRS was established in 1981 by the Arizona Board of Regents as a state-wide research unit. Located centrally on the campus of Arizona State University, ACMRS is charged with coordinating and stimulating the interdisciplinary exploration of Medieval and Renaissance culture. Its activities cover a period roughly from 400 C.E., the fall of the Roman Empire, to 1700 C.E. ACMRS organizes programs at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, Arizona State University in the greater Phoenix area, and the University of Arizona in Tucson.

News and Events

Ad Hoc Lecture in Medieval Women's Studies Apr 28

"Challenging Social Norms: Ethiopian Women in the Medieval Era"

Presented by Yamrot...

Fearless Females Lecture Apr 21

“Lilith: She-Devil in the Garden of Eden”

Presented by Dr. Sharonah Fredrick

Nostradamus Unraveled Apr 30

How would you interpret these enigmatic verses? What do they mean to you? What would you read...