Project Profile:

Iter: Gateway to the Middle Ages and Renaissance


Description: Iter, meaning a journey or a path in Latin, is a not-for-profit partnership dedicated to the advancement of learning in the study and teaching of the Middle Ages and Renaissance (400-1700) through the development and distribution of online resources. Iter Community facilitates and supports communication, collaboration, and digital project creation for research communities of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance.


  • William R. Bowen, Associate Professor Emeritus, Centre for Medieval Studies, Victoria College
  • Raymond G. Siemens, Distinguished Professor, Department of English, University of Victoria 
  • Laura Estill, Associate Professor, Department of English, St. Francis Xavier University

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