The Société Rencesvals is devoted to the promotion of the study
medieval epic literature in the various Romance languages.

Members & Membership

Membership in the Société Rencesvals is open to anyone interested in the medieval Romance epic.
Check out our new membership list!

Our main activities are providing sessions at various conference venues, international congresses, branch meetings, and the publication of bibliographical materials. The American-Canadian Branch of the Société has published Olifant, a journal dedicated to the Romance epic, and distributes an annual Bulletin Bibliographique from the International Organization.

Great news: The Bulletin Bibliographique of the Société Rencesvals can now be accessed online!


Please see the Call for Papers for a session on the romance epic at the SMAC (under "Other Calls for Papers")


It is now possible to register for the 51st International Congress on Medieval Studies at Kalamazoo, Michigan. Come and attend our session and Business Meeting.


If you have any comments or questions concerning these pages, please contact Norval Bard, the Web manager for the Société Rencesvals, American-Canadian Branch.
Updated 20 April  2016