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CFP: Digital Medievalist Sessions (UK) (9/1/05; Leeds, 7/10/06-7/13/06)

Friday, July 29, 2005 - 12:37pm
James Cummings

Call For Papers: International Medieval Congress 2006, Leeds
Digital Medievalist
Abstract Submission Deadline: 1 September, 2005

The Digital Medievalist project invites abstracts to be submitted
for 20 minute papers to be delivered in either of two sessions at
the thirteenth International Medieval Congress which will take place
in Leeds, UK, from 10-13 July 2006.

Session Abstracts:

Digital Medievalist General Session: Electronic Surrogates

CFP: Chretien de Troyes (8/31/05; Kalamazoo, 5/4/06-5/7/06)

Sunday, July 17, 2005 - 8:04pm
Murray, Sarah Jane

This session, entitled "Parallel Universes in Chrétien de Troyes" seeks to foster a lively discussion on different approaches to the works of Chrétien de Troyes: e.g., literary analysis, codicological studies, text/ image relations. Topics which explore comparisons and contrasts within Chrétien's romances (sacred/ profane; masculine/ feminine; lyric/narrative; etc.) will also be welcome. Depending on number of submissions, a second session may be organized. Send proposals by the end of August, 2005 to: (Sessions organized by Sarah-Jane Murray, Baylor U., and Paul Creamer, Columbia U.)

CFP: Society for Medieval Feminist Scholarship at 20: Archives (9/15/05: Kalamazoo, 5/4/06-5/7/06)

Sunday, July 17, 2005 - 8:04pm

Abstracts are invited for a sponsored session, "SMFS at 20: Archives," at
the 41st Annual Medieval Congress at Kalamazoo (May 4-7, 2006). This
panel, one of several celebrating 20 years of the Society for Medieval
Feminist Scholarship, is interested in answering the questions: How do we
find the women in the Middle Ages? How do we find the primary sources
with which to research them? Papers dealing with feminist research in
wills, legal and court records, letters, etc. are invited. Please send
abstracts by September 15 via email to Snail mail
can be sent to: Dr. Jennifer Brown, English Department, University of
Hartford, 200 Bloomfield Avenue, West Hartford, CT 06117.

CFP: Medieval in Motion collection (8/30/05; collection)

Wednesday, July 13, 2005 - 11:39am
Sarah Gordon

Neomedievalism in Film, Television, and Video Games
(An Anthology of Critical & Pedagogical Analysis)


General Editor: Carol L. Robinson
Section Editors:
Pamela Clements (Film)
Sarah E. Gordon (Television)
Daniel T. Kline (Video Games)

CFP: Neomedievalism in Film, TV, Games (8/31/05; Kalamazoo, 5/4/06-5/7/06)

Wednesday, July 13, 2005 - 11:38am
Sarah Gordon

CFP: Neomedievalism in film, TV, games (08/31/05;
Kalamazoo, collection, 05/04/06-05/07/06)

Medieval Electronic Multimedia Organization (MEMO) 2
annual sessions, select papers to be included in
collection under contract with Mellen Press.

Session I. The Medieval in Motion: Approaches to
Neomedievalism in Television and Film;

Session II. Neomedievalism in the Digital Age: A
Critical Approach to Video Games (A Workshop)

Contact by email with abstract or workshop
participation proposal by August 31:

CFP: Medieval Studies: Bedroom Culture and Potions (9/15/05; Kalamazoo, 5/4/06-5/7/06)

Wednesday, July 13, 2005 - 11:38am
Tina Boyer

Call for Papers
41st International Congress on Medieval Studies
Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI
May 4-7, 2006

The UC Davis Medieval Research Consortium invites abstracts of 20-minute
papers for the following sponsored sessions:

Potions and Charms: Artifice and Manipulation - addresses the role of
magical implements by exploring their manipulation as both a rhetorical
and a creative force in medieval texts.

Bedroom Culture: Intimacy, Incest and Redemption - focuses not only on
the issue of incest but raises the question of the redemptive quality of
love in medieval Romances.