category: medieval

The Hungry Ocean: A Conference on Literature and the Maritime Environment; April 21-23, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Steve Mentz
contact email: 
mentzs@stjohns.edu

The Hungry Ocean:
Literary Culture and the Maritime Environment

A Conference at the John Carter Brown Library
April 21-23, 2011

Organizer: Steve Mentz, St. John’s University

'Beyond the Facsimile' Digital Humanities Day 13 December 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Sheffield Hallam University
contact email: 
mail@gabrielegan.com

This Digital Humanities Day at Sheffield Hallam University is an opportunity for those concerned with the use of advanced digital surrogates (whether as creators or as readers) to discuss the followin

Performing Knowledge-NEMLA 2011-April 7-10

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
sean.barry@rutgers.edu, john.savarese@rutgers.edu

This panel invites papers that examine how literary texts perform knowledge, and how literature becomes an object of scholarly knowledge in a variety of disciplinary settings.

[UPDATE] Medieval Love and Sexuality in Film and Television, November 11-14 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Justin T. Noetzel/ 2010 Film & History Conference
contact email: 
noetzelj@slu.edu

“Love came first in my thought, therefore I forgot it naught”: Medieval Love and Sexuality in Film and Television
2010 Film & History Conference: Representations of Love in Film and Television

Berkeley Graduate Medieval Conference 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate Medievalists at Berkeley
contact email: 
graduatemedievalists@gmail.com

“READING THE MIDDLE AGES”

The Graduate Medievalists at Berkley
invite submissions for the
UC Berkeley conference on the practice of reading in the Middle Ages (abstracts due November 11)

25-27 March 2011
UC Berkeley

Keynote Address by
Rita Copeland
Edmund J. and Louise W. Kahn
Endowed Term Professor in the Humanities
at the University of Pennsylvania

Call for Proposals: Sessions, Panels, Papers on SEA LITERATURE, HISTORY & CULTURE

full name / name of organization: 
Stephen Curley, area chair Sea Literature, History & Culture / Popular Culture & American Culture Associations
contact email: 
curleys@tamug.edu

PROPOSAL DEADLINE: December 15, 2010
National Popular Culture & American Culture Associations
2011 Conference, April 20-23, 2011, in San Antonio, Texas.

CFP: Comics Get Medieval 2011 (12/1/10; PCA 4/20-23/11 San Antonio)

full name / name of organization: 
Michael A Torregrossa / The Virtual Society for the Study of Popular Culture and the Middle Ages
contact email: 
Medieval.Comics.Project@gmail.com

THE COMICS GET MEDIEVAL 2011:
A CELEBRATION IN ANTICIPATION OF THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF PRINCE VALIANT
CALL FOR PAPERS (PCA: SAN ANTONIO, TX 4/20-23/11)

Literary, Cultural, and Language Theories - journal collections

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of Philology, Banja Luka
contact email: 
petarny@yahoo.com; tbijelic@hotmail.com

Filolog (The Philologist) is a peer reviewed scientific journal with the international Editorial Board.

Literary, Cultural, and Language Theories - journal collections

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of Philology, Banja Luka
contact email: 
petarny@yahoo.com; tbijelic@hotmail.com

Filolog (The Philologist) is a peer reviewed scientific journal with the international Editorial Board.

Flaming Bodies in Ken Russell's *The Devils*; Western Michigan U, Kalamazoo; May 12-15, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Lynn Arner, Society for Medieval Feminist Scholarship (SMFS)
contact email: 
larner@brocku.ca

Twenty-minute papers sought for a conference panel investigating a nexus of issues surrounding bodies, gender, and sexuality in Ken Russell's film *The Devils* (1971), which depicts a trial of wi

On the Love of Commentary (In Love): A Roundtable -- Kalamazoo, International Medieval Congress, May 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Glossator: Practice and Theory of the Commentary (glossator.org)
contact email: 
glossatori@gmail.com

On the Love of Commentary (In Love)
A Roundtable
International Congress of Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, MI, May 12-15, 2011

42nd College English Association Conference: March 31 - April 2, 2011, St. Petersburg, Florida

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association
contact email: 
cea.english@gmail.com

Call for Papers, CEA 2011 | FORTUNES
42nd Annual Conference | March 31 - April 2, 2011 | St. Petersburg, Florida

“Henceforth I ask not good-fortune, I myself am good-fortune.”

Multiple Childhoods/Multidisciplinary Perspectives: Interrogating Normativity in Childhood Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Childhood Studies, Rutgers University-Camden
contact email: 
dtcook@camden.rutgers.edu

We invite submissions for participation in a conference hosted by the Department of Childhood Studies of Rutgers University in Camden, New Jersey, USA on Multiple Childhoods/ Multidisciplinary Perspec

Medievalist Fantasies of Christendom: The Medieval as a Christian Apologetic in the Inklings (Kalamazoo 2011; 9/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Cory Lowell Grewell
contact email: 
cgrewell@thiel.edu

Papers in this panel will analyze in detail how medieval imagery and literary technique is used as Christian apologetic in the works of the Inklings.

Kalamazoo 2011: Games and Gaming in Medieval Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Serina Patterson
contact email: 
serina.laureen@gmail.com

2011 Kalamazoo CFP: Raising the Dead in the Middle Ages, May 12-15, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Frank Napolitano
contact email: 
fnapolitano@radford.edu

This session invites papers that explore the existential and epistemological questions surrounding human mortality, and assurances over the power of death presented in medieval literature, religion, p

Medieval Cougars, Kalamazoo 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Cameron Hunt McNabb
contact email: 
chmcnabb@mail.usf.edu

The modern slang term 'cougar' originally had derogatory connotations, mainly connected with the age disparity of the man she was pursuing.

[UPDATE]: Iconoclasm: The Breaking and Making of Images, March 17-19, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Rachel Stapleton, Centre for Comparative Literature, University of Toronto
contact email: 
iconoclasm.2011@gmail.com

Iconoclasm: The Breaking and Making of Images
University of Toronto, March 17–19, 2011

The Tenth Annual Wenshan International Conference: The City and Literature: A Geography of Culture and Space

full name / name of organization: 
English Department, National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan
contact email: 
wsconf@nccu.edu.tw

The reciprocal relationship of literature and the city reveals a complexity of urban life that has given rise to literary imagery and themes that define our understanding of the city.

"Medieval Cougars" Kalamazoo 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Cameron Hunt McNabb
contact email: 
chmcnabb@mail.usf.edu

The modern slang term 'cougar' originally had derogatory connotations, mainly connected with the age disparity of the man she was pursuing.

[UPDATE] Medieval Association of the Midwest CFP Deadline: Aug. 16, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Medieval Association of the Midwest
contact email: 
mam2010@uiowa.edu

We welcome paper and panel proposals that address any aspect of the Middle Ages.

Memory and Collective Identity in Comparative Literature and Others

full name / name of organization: 
452ºF Journal of Comparative Literature
contact email: 
redaccion@452f.com

On July 31st 2010, we start the CFP for the fourth issue of 452ºF Journal
of Literary Theory and Comparative Literature.This CFP is open and

Kalamazoo 2011 (5/12-5/15) Gaming Neomedievally: A Festive Video Game Workshop and Poster Session

full name / name of organization: 
Medieval Electronic Multimedia Organization (MEMO)
contact email: 
lmayer@washjeff.edu

Gaming Neomedievally: A Festive Video Game Workshop and Poster Session

Kalamazoo (5/12-5/15) Teaching Roundtable: Luring Students Through Neomedievalism

full name / name of organization: 
Medieval Electronic Multimedia Organization (MEMO)
contact email: 
lmayer@washjeff.edu

Teaching Round Table: Luring Students through NeoMedievalism: As Gertrude Stein noted, "[w]hat history teaches is, history teaches." Films, digital games and even television are increasingly a templat

Kalamazoo 2011 (5/12-5/15) Fantastic Histories (panel)

full name / name of organization: 
Medieval Electronic Multimedia Organization
contact email: 
lmayer@washjeff.edu

Fantastic Histories: One of the first protests that tends to arise with any new film,

CFP: From Here to There and Back Again: Allusion, Adaptation and Appropriation

full name / name of organization: 
EGO - The English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
ufl.ego@gmail.com

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From Here to There and Back Again: Allusion, Adaptation and Appropriation
2010 University of Florida Graduate Conference
October 21-22
Gainesville, FL

Medievalist Fantasies of Christendom: The Use of the Medieval as a Christian Apologetic (9/20; Kalamazoo 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Cory Lowell Grewell
contact email: 
cgrewell@thiel.edu

46th International Congress on Medieval Studies (May 12-15, 2011)

Rhetoric of Prayer in Medieval Poetry

full name / name of organization: 
Erik Wade / University of Oregon
contact email: 
ewade@uoregon.edu

Call for papers, International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, MI, 5/12 – 5/11.
Panel Title: "Rhetoric of Prayer in Medieval Poetry"

[UPDATE] Utopia/Crisis/Justice: 12th International Conference of the Utopian Studies Society/Europe, July 8-11, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
University of Cyprus
contact email: 
balaso@ucy.ac.cy

Confirmed keynote speakers:
Tom Moylan (Emeritus, University of Limerick)
Yannis Stavrakakis (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki)
Phillip Wegner (University of Florida)

Call for scholarly articles on Ukrainian literature, culture, and international affairs.

full name / name of organization: 
The Ukrainian Quarterly. A Journal of Ukrainian and International Affairs.
contact email: 
UQ.editor@yahoo.com

The Ukrainian Quarterly invites scholarly articles on Ukrainian history, literature, politics, sociology, culture, linguistics and international affairs related to Ukraine.

CFP: antiTHESIS Volume 21 – "Futures"

full name / name of organization: 
School of Culture & Communications, University of Melbourne
contact email: 
editor.antithesis@gmail.com

It has become increasingly difficult to conceive of our culture as following a dialectical progression from a shared past into a collective future, whether utopian or dystopian.

[UPDATE] Kalamazoo, 2011--"Materiality of Performance in Early Drama: Objects, Props, Costumes, Bodies, Space, and More"

full name / name of organization: 
Comparative Drama, Western Michigan University
contact email: 
eve.salisbury@wmich.edu

Kalamazoo, 2011--special session "Materiality of Performance in Early Drama: Objects, Props, Costumes, Bodies, Space, and More"
full name / name of organization:

[UPDATE] KALAMAZOO, May 12-15, 2011, Brainstorming Early Drama: Cognitive Approaches

full name / name of organization: 
Comparative Drama, Western Michigan University
contact email: 
anthony.ellis@wmich.edu

Call for papers, International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, MI, May 12-15, 2011.

Panel Title: "Brainstorming Early Drama: Cognitive Approaches"

LIMINA: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies. Volume 17 CFP Submissions Deadline September 30 2010

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Western Australia
contact email: 
limina@cyllene.uwa.edu.au

Limina is an online, refereed, academic journal of historical and cultural studies based in the Discipline of History at The University of Western Australia.

Gender and the Dynamics of Marriage in Medieval English Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Debbie Killingsworth / University of Oregon
contact email: 
debbiek@uoregon.edu

Call for papers, International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, MI, 5/12 – 5/11.
Panel Title: “Gender and the Dynamics of Marriage in Medieval English Literature”

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