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Guillaume de Machaut:

Music, Image, Text in the Middle Ages

Interdisciplinary Conference: 29th – 30th April 2013,

University of Exeter, UK

Registration now open

As part of a three-year Leverhulme-funded project on the musical and literary works and manuscripts of Guillaume de Machaut, led by Prof Yolanda Plumley at the University of Exeter, we are holding a conference drawing together all aspects of current Machaut scholarship.

Speakers will include Anna Alberni (Barcelona), Jacques Boogaart (Amsterdam), Emma Cayley (Exeter), Emma Dillon (Kings College, London), Warwick Edwards (Glasgow), Jared Hartt (Oberlin College), Dimitris Kountouras  (University of Athens), David Maw (Oriel College, Oxford), Kate Maxwell (Agder), Virginia Newes (Cambridge Massachusetts’), R. Barton Palmer (Clemson), Isabelle Ragnard (Paris-Sorbonne), Anne Stone (CUNY Graduate Centre), and Helen Swift (Oxford).

The conference will be held at Reed Hall on the beautiful campus of the University of Exeter, recently named Sunday Times University of the Year. As part of the conference, and included in the registration fee, we are hosting a concert of Machaut’s music performed by Ensemble Le Basile .

Registration: £130 (£110 students) - To register online please click here

For further details on the project and the conference please visit, or contact Tamsyn Rose-Steel at

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