8-12 June 2020

The London International Palaeography Summer School is a series of intensive courses in Palaeography and Manuscript Studies. Courses range from a half to two days duration and are given by experts in their respective fields from a wide range of institutions. Subject areas include Latin, Anglo-Saxon, Middle English, Early Modern English, German and Greek palaeography, illuminated manuscripts, codicology, manuscript editing and liturgical and devotional manuscripts.

Registration opens in October 2019. 


Course Overview 2019

Monday 10 June

Tuesday 11 June

Wednesday 12 June

Thursday 13 June

Friday 14 June

View further details about the summer school palaeography teachers' affiliations and research interests.

A display of medieval writing materials, which includes the possibility of practical use of certain medieval items, will be exhibited during the lunchbreak on Wednesday 12 June 2019, and is open to all participants of the Summer School.


Please bring a pencil: pens are not allowed when valuable manuscripts and facsimiles are in use.