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Channeling Relations in Medieval England and France

Wednesday, December 27, 2017 - 3:43pm
Stephanie Grace-Petinos (University of Wisconsin-Madison); Deborah McGrady (University of Virginia); Elizabeth Robertson (University of Glasgow); Sara Rychtarik (Graduate Center, CUNY); hosted by the Pearl Kibre Medieval Study
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Date: May 4, 2018


Location: CUNY Graduate Center


Keynote Speaker: Ardis Butterfield, Yale University


This event is hosted by Pearl Kibre Medieval Study at the CUNY Graduate Center


The Ghosts of the Nineteenth Century and the Future of Medieval Studies (postmedieval 10.2)

Monday, November 13, 2017 - 9:20am
Matthew Gabriele and Cord J. Whitaker, eds.
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, November 30, 2017

Despite the changing nature of medievalism, the specter of the nineteenth century continues to haunt us in myriad ways—from table manners to how we tell stories, from the organization of civil society to our expectations of personal morality. But perhaps nowhere is this truer than in the study of the Middle Ages, where nineteenth-century modes of philological and historical inquiry continue to serve as the gold standard for scholarship.

Medieval Race and the Modern Scholar [Sewanee Medieval Colloquium Seminar]

Monday, November 13, 2017 - 9:20am
Sewanee Medieval Colloquium
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, November 15, 2017

In this seminar, we will study the ways in which the Middle Ages invented race as well as the means by which modern understandings of the medieval world continue to inform and influence race. 

*DEADLINE EXTENDED* CFP-- "Hermeneutic Forms" at SEP-FEP 2018

Friday, March 9, 2018 - 7:40am
2018 SEP-FEP Joint Annual Conference
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, March 19, 2018

We invite participants for a curated panel entitled "Hermeneutic Forms" to be held at the joint Society for European Philosophy and Forum for European Philosophy Conference in Colchester, England from June 18th to June 20th.

Monstrous Monarchs/Royal Monsters

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 1:17pm
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, November 14, 2017

For Medieval Association of the Pacific 2018 Conference, Las Vegas Nevada (April 2018)

2018 Northern Plains Conference on Early British Literature

Monday, October 30, 2017 - 11:20am
Brandon University
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, March 1, 2018

2018 Northern Plains Conference on Early British Literature

Brandon University, Manitoba, Canada

April 26-28, 2018

Call for papers

We invite abstracts for 20-minute conference presentations on any aspect of British literature from the 18th-century and earlier, for the 2018 NPCEBL annual conference.  Scholars from any academic rank (including undergraduate students) are invited to apply.

Our keynote speaker will be Dr. Randall Martin, Professor at the University of New Brunswick, and author of Shakespeare and Ecology (Oxford University Press, 2015), speaking on the subject of

“Shakespeare and the Natural World”

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Bodies and Boundaries, 1500-1800--March 9-10, 2018

Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 1:29pm
Early Modern Center: University of California, Santa Barbara
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, December 31, 2017

The Early Modern Center at the University of California, Santa Barbara invites proposals for our annual conference, “Bodies and Boundaries, 1500-1800,” to be held on March 9 and 10, 2018. We are happy to announce our two keynote speakers: Laurie Shannon (Northwestern University) and Michelle Burnham (Santa Clara University).

Hype, Transmission, and Truth: Bristol Centre for Medieval Studies 2018 Conference

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 4:47am
Bristol Centre for Medieval Studies
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 15, 2017


Bristol Centre for Medieval Studies Postgraduate Conference 2018


“Hype, Transmission, and Truth in the Middle Ages”

Friday 23rd - Saturday 24th February 2018



How were medieval concepts, truths, and beliefs conceived, recorded, transmitted, received and understood? How were these processes influenced by religion, society, culture, politics, economics, and the environment?



Prospective speakers are invited to submit abstracts of 300 words for 20-minute papers, panels, or sessions; 100 words for flash papers or poster presentations. Suggested topics include, but are not limited to:

Edited volume: Inscriptions in Medieval Literature (Arabic Literature)

Monday, October 23, 2017 - 1:32pm
Prof. Christine Neufeld/Eastern Michigan University
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, December 20, 2017

 Edited Volume: Inscriptions and Extraordinary Forms of Writing in Medieval Literature This edited volume on inscriptions and inscriptionality in medieval literature stems from the Material Textual Culture Research Consortium at the University of Heidelberg.