category: medieval

Performing Knowledge (deadline 9/30/10; NEMLA April 7-10, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
John Savarese, Rutgers University
contact email: 
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: Literary Dress: Fashioning the Fictional Self (deadline 9/30/10)

full name / name of organization: 
NEMLA 2011 (April 6-10, Rutgers NJ)
contact email: 
confabstracts@gmail.com

Literary Dress: Fashioning the Fictional Self

[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

Abstracts for Iconoclasm due September 10, 2010

CFP Literary Dress: Fashioning the Fictional Self (deadline 9/30/10)

full name / name of organization: 
NEMLA 2011 (April 6-10, Rutgers NJ)
contact email: 
confabstracts@gmail.com

Literary Dress: Fashioning the Fictional Self

[UPDATE] DEADLINE EXTENDED: From Here to There and Back Again: Allusion, Adaptation and Appropriation (10/21-10/22/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Florida English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
ufl.ego@gmail.com

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2010 University of Florida Graduate Conference
October 21-22

Keynote Speaker: Douglas Lanier, University of New Hampshire

CFP (Kalamazoo): Medieval Studies/Medieval Texts: Responding to (Campus) Diversity Initiatives

full name / name of organization: 
National Endowment for the Humanities; Organizer: James M. Palmer
contact email: 
jmpalmer@pvamu.edu

NEH is sponsoring a roundtable on "Medieval Studies/Medieval Texts: Responding to (Campus) Diversity Initiatives" at the 46th International Congress on Medieval Studies, May 12-15, 2011.

Call for Papers: "Idea of France" Conference, Nov. 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Todd Reeser
contact email: 
reeser@pitt.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

Interdisciplinary Conference at the University of Pittsburgh

November 10-12, 2011

“The Idea of France” / “L’Idée de la France”

SPECIAL ISSUE OF LITERATURE COMPASS ON THE GLOBAL MIDDLE AGES

full name / name of organization: 
Literature Compass
contact email: 
heng@mail.utexas.edu, lynn.ramey@vanderbilt.edu

Literature Compass invites contributions for a special issue of the Global Circulation Project, edited by Geraldine Heng and Lynn Ramey, on the Global Middle Ages.

[UPDATE] Language and Linguistics Student Conference (November 13, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Univeristy of Central Oklahoma
contact email: 
langconf@gmail.com

LANGUAGE & LINGUISTICS STUDENT CONFERENCE
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2010
UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL OKLAHOMA
EDMOND, OKLAHOMA
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(Kalamazoo, 2011) Early Middle English and the Law

full name / name of organization: 
Early Middle English Society
contact email: 
dokim@vassar.edu

We are interested in papers that will address any aspect of the law broadly defined in early Middle English texts.

(mis)Representing Difference in Media and Everyday Items

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities Education and Research Association
contact email: 
lewestman@utep.edu

The journal "Interdisciplinary Humanities" invites papers for the Fall 2011 special issue: "(mis)Representing Difference in Media and Everyday Items," edited by Susan Booker Morris, Former Director of

Tarot at PCA/ACA Conference 2011

full name / name of organization: 
PCA/ACA Conference
contact email: 
augeremily@gmail.com

6th International IDEA Conference: Studies in English (12-15 April 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
The English Laguage and Literature Research Association of Turkey/ Istanbul Kultur University
contact email: 
aseval@iku.edu.tr / e.ozverak@iku.edu.tr

Studies in English
6th International IDEA Conference
April 13 -15, 2011
Istanbul Kültür University

Poor Manuscripts...Rich Manuscripts: Early Middle English Manuscript Production (Leeds, 11-14 July 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Early Middle English Society
contact email: 
dokim@vassar.edu

Many of the earliest Middle English texts from the twelfth and thirteenth centuries are found in relatively “shabby” manuscripts.

NEMLA Queer Counterpublics: deadline 9/30/2010

full name / name of organization: 
Grace Sikorski
contact email: 
gsikorski@aacc.edu

Call for Papers for a penal on queer counterpublics . . .

42nd Annual Convention
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 7-10, 2011
New Brunswick, New Jersey

Literary Darwinism and Social Justice (Sept. 19) (April 7-10 2011) [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA
contact email: 
williams@kutztown.edu

Call for Papers

Literary Darwinism and Social Justice Panel

42nd Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 7-10, 2011
New Brunswick, NY – Hyatt New Brunswick

Kalamazoo 2011: Gif me se witega ne leag: Probing the Critical Past, Present, and Future of Old English Wisdom Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Karl Persson, University of British Columbia
contact email: 
kaepersson@hotmail.com

UPDATE: Gender and the Dynamics of Marriage in Medieval English Literature

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

Representations of marriage pervade Medieval Literature and often these literary representations differ from the religious and/or secular expectations of this sort of relationship.

Love, Friendship, Marriage 1/21/11 Plymouth State University (NH) Medieval and Renaissance Forum 4/15-16/11

full name / name of organization: 
Plymouth State University
contact email: 
PSUForum@gmail.com

Plymouth State University
32nd Annual Medieval and Renaissance Forum
Friday and Saturday April 15-16, 2011

Call for Papers and Sessions
“Love, Friendship, Marriage”

John Gower in Iberia: Six Hundred Years-2nd International Congress of the John Gower Society-Valladolid, Spain, 18-21 July 2011

full name / name of organization: 
International John Gower Society
contact email: 
jgs.valladolid2011@gmail.com

The John Gower Society is holding its second International Congress at the University of Valladolid, Spain, in July 2011.

[UPDATE] FORUM journal CfP: 'Identity' issue. Submission deadline: 1st September 2010

full name / name of organization: 
FORUM: The Postgraduate Journal of Culture and the Arts; University of Edinburgh
contact email: 
forumjournal.edb@googlemail.com (Siobhan Fitzgerald and Elysse Meredith, FORUM co-editors)



Call for Papers, Issue 11 — IDENTITY

'Who are you?' said the Caterpillar.

[UPDATE] “ ‘What is bettre than gold?’: Economies and Values in the Middle Ages” - Extended Deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Columbia University Medieval Guild
contact email: 
medievaleconomies@gmail.com

The Columbia University Medieval Guild is pleased to announce its 21st annual Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference, “‘What is bettre than gold?’: Economies and Values in the Middle Ages

Lovers and Go-Betweens - Kalamazoo 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Kristen Aldebol/ Medieval Research Consortium, UC Davis
contact email: 
klaldebol@ucdavis.edu

The Medieval Research Consortium of UC Davis invites submission of proposals for the following panels for the 46th International Congress on Medieval Studies occurring at Western Michigan University i

Echoes of the past: Myth, Memory, Foundation - Kalamazoo 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Kristen Aldebol/ Medeival Research Consortium, UC Davis
contact email: 
klaldebol@ucdavis.edu

The Medieval Research Consortium of UC Davis invites submission of proposals for the following panels for the 46th International Congress on Medieval Studies occurring at Western Michigan University i

Literature and Transgression: 3rd International "Literature and..." Graduate Student Conference (May 2-3, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Istanbul University, Department of American Culture and Literature
contact email: 
literatureand@gmail.com

LITERATURE AND TRANSGRESSION

THE THIRD INTERNATIONAL “LITERATURE AND …” GRADUATE STUDENT CONFERENCE
2-3 May, 2011, Istanbul University

Textual Materialities: Speaking Objects

full name / name of organization: 
Special Session for Kalamazoo 2011
contact email: 
bcm2107@columbia.edu

Call for Papers, Kalamazoo 2011:
“Textual Materialities: Speaking Objects”

Call for papers: The Use, Misuse, and Abuse of Bodies in Icelandic Literature

full name / name of organization: 
New England Saga Society (NESS)
contact email: 
john.sexton@bridgew.edu

NESS invites papers addressing any aspect of the question of bodies in the literature of medieval Iceland and Scandinavia.

CFP: "Angel of Newness" (Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies)

full name / name of organization: 
Dept. of English, National Taiwan Normal University
contact email: 
concentric.lit@deps.ntnu.edu.tw

_Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies_
Vol. 37 No. 2 (to be published September 2011)
Deadline for Submissions: February 15, 2011

Kalamazoo 2011: "Rhetorical and Authoritative Uses of Aesthetics in Medieval Literature"

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Elam / Saint Louis University Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies
contact email: 
melam@slu.edu

This panel discussion will explore how aesthetics might be understood not only as an end in literary form/production, but also as a means by which medieval artists (poets, writers, illuminators, jewel

Georgia State University's New Voices Conference

full name / name of organization: 
"Always Look on the Bright Side of Life" / Georgia State University - English Department
contact email: 
NewVoices@langate.gsu.edu

Georgia State New Voices Conference 2010, October 7-9: What makes us laugh? Why is humor such an important cross-cultural phenomenon and universal human trait?

Kalamazoo CFP: "The Aristocracy and the Medieval Hunt" (9/15/10; 5/12/11)

full name / name of organization: 
Seigneurie: Group for the Study of the Nobility, Lordship, and Chivalry
contact email: 
judkins.7@osu.edu

CFP: "The Aristocracy and the Medieval Hunt"

Sponsored by Seigneurie: Group for the Study of Nobility, Lordship, and Chivalry

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

Filolog - journal for literary, cultural and language studies

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

Filolog (Philologist) is a peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary, social sciences and humanities journal with an international Editorial Board.

UPDATE - CFP: ecloga (postgraduate journal)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Strathclyde
contact email: 
levelsix@strath.ac.uk

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

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