category: medieval

Essays on Welsh Mythology in Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
University of California, Riverside and Marygrove College, Detroit, MI
contact email: 
Kristin Noone (kristin.noone@email.ucr.edu); Audrey Becker (abecker@marygrove.edu)

In recent years, interest in Welsh mythology and legendary figures has grown exponentially in popular culture, with appearances in diverse arenas ranging from fantasy fiction to role-playing games, fr

Re-Orienting English: Paradigms in /of Crisis; date 2009/12/05; deadline 2009/09/01

full name / name of organization: 
Dept. of Foreign Languages and Literatures, National Taiwan University
contact email: 
htjian@ntu.edu.tw

What is English studies in the early decade of the 21st century, when the national boundaries are being crossed and redrawn thanks to the international flight, the Internet and people flows, when the

Merlin and Re-imaginings of Arthurian Legend(s), SW/TX PCA/ACA (11/15/09; 2/10-13/10)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/American Culture Associations
contact email: 
tamy.burnett@gmail.com

CFP: Merlin and Re-imaginings of Arthurian Legend(s), SW/TX PCA/ACA (11/15/09; 2/10-13/10)

UPDATE: In Derrida's wake: a Symposium on Deconstruction After Jacques Derrida

full name / name of organization: 
La Trobe University, Australia
contact email: 
Derrida2009@latrobe.edu.au

In Derrida's Wake
La Trobe University, Australia
9 Ocotober 2009

ANNOUNCING: Keynote Speaker

ANDREW BENJAMIN: ‘JUSTICE, LAW AND PLACE: DERRIDA AND THE UNCONDITIONAL’

Journal of Philosophy: A Cross-Disciplinary Inquiry (Call for Papers on Literature, Philosophy and the Arts)

full name / name of organization: 
Philosophical Society of Nepal
contact email: 
philosophical_journal@yahoo.com

The Philosophical Society of Nepal, and its reviewed Journal of Philosophy: A Cross-Disciplinary Inquiry, seeks articles in a wide range of philosophical topics and from a wide range of perspectives,

Unexpected Monsters: Close Encounters of the Other Kind (Kalamazoo 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
MEARCSTAPA (Monsters: The Experimental Association for the Research of Cryptozoology through Scholarly Theory and Practical Application)
contact email: 
rmward@ualberta.ca

CALL FOR PAPERS:
45TH INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS ON MEDIEVAL STUDIES
MAY 13–16, 2010
WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY/ KALAMAZOO

The Monstrous, the Marvelous, and the Miraculous (Kalamazoo 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
MEARCSTAPA (Monsters: The Experimental Association for the Research of Cryptozoology through Scholarly Theory and Practical Application)
contact email: 
melissaelmes@carlbrook.org

CALL FOR PAPERS:
45TH INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS ON MEDIEVAL STUDIES
MAY 13–16, 2010
WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY/ KALAMAZOO

Music, Literature, Illustration: Collaboration and networks in English manuscript culture, 1500 – 1700

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Medieval and Renaissance Culture, University of Southampton
contact email: 
l.rayment@soton.ac.uk

A conference for postgraduate students and early career researchers, hosted by the Centre for Medieval and Renaissance Culture, University of Southampton

CFP -- Teaching off the Grid: The Promise and Perils of Using Non-Canonical Texts in the Classroom (Kalamazoo 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Gina Brandolino and Nate Smith
contact email: 
g.brandolino@gmail.com and nathanialbsmith@gmail.com

Canonicity is an increasingly embattled concept, and the lists of what texts are considered canonical for the medieval and early modern period are constantly growing.

[UPDATE] 18th Colloquium on Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Literatures and Linguistics. Abstracts deadline: August 15, 2009. Aust

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Texas at Austin, Graduate Student Organization
contact email: 
18coloquiout@gmail.com

The medium is the message.

Kalamazoo 2010: "Between Thinking and Feeling: Reading Devotionally in Medieval England"

full name / name of organization: 
Jennifer Garrison / St. Mary's University College
contact email: 
jennifermgarrison@gmail.com

The Glamour of Grammar (Kalamazoo 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Irina Dumitrescu
contact email: 
idumitrescu - at - smu.edu

If conventional, twenty-first-century thinking holds that grammar is a dull set of descriptions and prescriptions consisting only of skeletal schemes of morphology and syntax, it is worth remembering

[UPDATE] CFP Colporteurs, Spaces, places, landscapes.

full name / name of organization: 
Irina Marchesini, Luca Pasquale, Luca Vancini - University of Bologna, Italy.
contact email: 
colporteurs2009@libero.it

The group “Colporteurs” is pleased to announce their annual conference, which will be held on Wednesday, 23 September 2009 at the Department of Italian Studies in Bologna University, Italy.

[UPDATE] New deadline Theories and Forms of Allegory from Middle Age to Modernity international conference Contributors needed!

full name / name of organization: 
Carlo Tirinanzi de Medici - Università di Trento
contact email: 
allegoria.trento@gmail.com

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Lʼallegoria: teorie e forme tra medioevo e modernità

Journal of Philosophy: A Cross-Disciplinary Inquiry (Call for Papers on Literature, Philosophy and the Arts)

full name / name of organization: 
Philosophical Society of Nepal
contact email: 
philosophical_journal@yahoo.com

The Philosophical Society of Nepal, and its reviewed Journal of Philosophy: A Cross-Disciplinary Inquiry, seeks articles in a wide range of philosophical topics and from a wide range of perspectives,

"Queering the Classics: Desiring the Past in Medieval Latin Literature" Kalamazoo 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Emily Blakelock/Centre for Medieval Studies (Toronto) Latin Working Group
contact email: 
emily.blakelock@utoronto.ca

Kalamazoo 2010 CFP
45th International Congress on Medieval Studies, May 13-16, 2010.

Queering the Classics: Desiring the Past in Medieval Latin Literature

MATC Emerging Scholars Symposium

full name / name of organization: 
Mid America Theatre Conference
contact email: 
scottirelan@augustana.edu

Two Emerging Scholars Debut Panels:
One Graduate and One Undergraduate

The 31st Annual
Mid-America Theatre Conference
GOING PUBLIC
Hyatt Regency Cleveland
At the Arcade
March 4-7, 2010

2010 Mid-America Theatre Conference March 4-7, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Mid-America Theatre Conference
contact email: 
scottmagelssen@hotmail.com

Announcing The 31st Annual
Mid-America Theatre Conference
Hyatt Regency Cleveland at the Arcade
Cleveland, Ohio
March 4-7, 2010

Going Public

CFP: antiTHESIS journal Volume 20: "FEAR"

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

Submissions are now open for antiTHESIS Volume 20: FEAR. Fear is one of the most potent forces affecting humankind.

CFP for “The Middle English Gawain Romances" for Kalamazoo 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Kristin Bovaird-Abbo / Medieval Association of the Midwest (MAM)
contact email: 
kristin.abbo@unco.edu

CFP for “The Middle English Gawain Romances (Excluding Sir Gawain and the Green Knight)” for Kalamazoo 2010

edited collection - Critical Approaches to Teaching Graphic Narratives in the Literature Classroom (9/15/2009)

full name / name of organization: 
Lan Dong
contact email: 
baerchendong@yahoo.com

Deadlines: proposal by September 15, 2009; essay by December 15, 2009

UPDATE

full name / name of organization: 
Lisa Fiorindi and Rita Gagliano
contact email: 
lisa_fiorindi@yahoo.ca

Anthology on the Corporate Academy Seeks Submissions – extended deadline

In his recent article “The Last Professor” (NY Times, Jan 09), Stanley Fish

EMWJ CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS! Sex and the Early Modern Woman

full name / name of organization: 
Early Modern Women: An Interdisciplinary Journal
contact email: 
emwjournal@umd.edu

The deadline for contributions is fast approaching!

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS
Forum III: Sex and the Early Modern Woman

The Medieval and Early Modern World beyond Boundaries (October 2009 Graduate Conference) - September 4, 2009 Abstract Deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Janelle Brunner - Medieval and Renaissance Students Association (California State University, Long Beach)
contact email: 
janellebrunner@gmail.com

The California State University, Long Beach, Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies Second Annual Graduate Student Conference: The Medieval and Early Modern World Beyond Boundaries

[UPDATE] Collection: The Cartographical Necessity of Exile (abstracts, 9/1/09)

full name / name of organization: 
Karen Elizabeth Bishop
contact email: 
kebishop@fas.harvard.edu

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THE CARTOGRAPHICAL NECESSITY OF EXILE

CFP: Popular Culture and the Classroom SWTX PCA/ACA Feb 10-13, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
SW TX PCA/ACA
contact email: 
ErikMWalker@aol.com

CFP: Popular Culture and the Classroom
SWTX PCA/ACA February 2010

[WITHDRAWN] Incorporating Theory in Medieval Courses

full name / name of organization: 
SLU CMRS
contact email: 
melam@slu.edu

The original call for papers for Incorporating Theory in Medieval Courses, issued on May 18, for the 2010 Medieval Congress in Kalamazoo has been withdrawn.

Intersections: Mind, Body, Time, Space

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

The Humanities Education and Research Association invites 250-word proposals for papers, panels, roundtables, and workshops for inclusion in its conference to be held in El Paso, Texas on March 11-13,

[UPDATE] Approaches to the Late Medieval City - 10/30/09

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

The Columbia University Medieval Guild with the support of Columbia Department of English and Comparative Literature is pleased to announce its 20th Annual Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conferenc

Medica at IMC Leeds 2010, 12-15 July

full name / name of organization: 
Medica, the Society for the Study of Healing in the Middle Ages
contact email: 
vel23@cam.ac.uk

Medica, the Society for the Study of Healing in the Middle Ages invites submissions for a panel entitled:

Healing Journeys: Travelling for Body and Soul in Late Medieval Culture

10th International Conference on Diversity in Organisations, Communities and Nations - 19-22 July 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Queen’s University Belfast, Northern Ireland
contact email: 
www.Diversity-Conference.com

** 10th International Conference on Diversity in Organisations, Communities and Nations**
19-22 July 2010
Queen’s University Belfast, Northern Ireland
www.Diversity-Conference.com

[UPDATE] The Politics of Nature and Wilderness in the Middle Ages (45th Medieval Congress at Kalamazoo)

full name / name of organization: 
Oregon Medieval English Literature Society
contact email: 
chenson@uoregon.edu

Jennifer Neville's "Representations of the Natural World in Old English Poetry" and Gillian Rudd's "Greenery: Ecocritical Readings of Late Medieval English Literature" are examples of the growing inte

Eighth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities - 29 June to 2 July 2010

full name / name of organization: 
University of California, Los Angeles, USA
contact email: 
support@thehumanities.com

** Eight International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities **
29 June to 2 July 2010
University of California, Los Angeles, USA
www.Humanities-Conference.com

[UPDATE] Chaucer and Adaptation - New Chaucer Society Congress 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Dana Symons (session organizer), Buffalo State College
contact email: 
symonsdm@buffalostate.edu

Scholars’ increased interest in studying the translation, popularization, and adaptation of Chaucer’s works has parallels in Chaucer’s growing visibility in popular culture in the last ten years

Chaucer and Adaptation - Session 4 of New Chaucer Society 2010 Congress

full name / name of organization: 
Dana Symons (session organizer)
contact email: 
symonsdm@buffalostate.edu

Scholars’ increased interest in studying the translation, popularization, and adaptation of Chaucer’s works has parallels in Chaucer’s growing visibility in popular culture in the last ten years

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