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CFP: 'Margins' in Medieval English Lit and Culture (grad) (3/18/05; new journal)

updated: 
Monday, February 14, 2005 - 4:52pm
M.C. Flannery

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

MARGINALIA
A new, interdisciplinary graduate journal of the Middle Ages

'MARGINS'

The theme of the first issue of *Marginalia* is 'margins'. We welcome
innovative and original interpretations and responses to this theme -- from
all areas of medieval studies -- by graduate students. Articles might
address the following themes:

- marginal annotation or illustration of manuscripts

- marginal social groups or marginalized themes and persons in literary
sources

- little-known, under-studied or under-utilized texts, art-historical
sources etc.

CFP: Mystics Quarterly (no deadline; journal)

updated: 
Wednesday, December 15, 2004 - 9:33pm
Bob Hasenfratz

Call for Submissions

The editorship of "Mystics Quarterly," a peer-reviewed journal, will soon
be changing hands, and the new editors are very eager to receive
submissions on forms of mystical and visionary experience, especially
though not exclusively of the Western Middle Ages.

CFP: NeoMedievalism (9/15/04; Kalamazoo, 5/5/05-5/8/05; collection)

updated: 
Thursday, September 2, 2004 - 1:13am
Sarah Gordon

Subject CFP: Medieval Electronic Media Organization
CALL FOR PAPERS – KALAMAZOO 2005 (and edited
collection)

We are still looking for participants for the Medieval
Congress at Kalamazoo in 2005. Selected papers in the
two sessions are expected to be published in books
forthcoming by editing members of MEMO (MEDIEVAL
ELECTRONIC MEDIA ORGANIAZATION).
The Rountable Discussion is open to others who are
publishing on this very exciting topic.

I. The Medieval in Motion: Negotiating
Definitions of "Neomedievalism"
II. Video Game Pedagogy: Theory and Cases
III. Book Publishing in a Neomedieval Universe: A
Roundtable Discussion

CFP: Fictions of Catholicism (9/30/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Wednesday, August 4, 2004 - 7:37pm
Kerry Kidd

The New Contemplative Review, a journal formed to promote scholarship on the interface between culture and spirituality, seeks articles for its second issue, on Catholicism, due to appear in January 2005. It is hoped that this issue will explore themes relating to the histories, spiritualities, ideologies and material constructions of Catholicism in both past and contemporary cultures: subjectivity and meaning, as well as ideology, faith and questioning, bodies and the Church, medieval and medievalist accounts of Catholicism: issues of power and relationship between Catholics and non-Catholics: the Catholic Church in fiction and life-writing: the public presence of the Church in past and present.

CFP: Moral Chaucer? Ethical Theory and the Premodern Text (9/15/04; collection)

updated: 
Sunday, July 25, 2004 - 2:45pm
Allan Mitchell

CFP: Moral Chaucer? Ethical Theory and the Premodern Text (9/15/04;
collection)

A forthcoming collection of essays seeks to (re)engage the question of
"moral Chaucer."

Chaucer's immediate successors credited him with "pleasance" coupled
with "sentence," and some compared him with the great moral
philosophers Aristotle, Cicero, and Seneca. For later generations
Chaucer would come to be distinguished for his geniality and ironic
detachment in sharp contrast to the dogmatism and dullness of so many
contemporary moralists. Only recently (notwithstanding the exegetical
criticism of the mid-twentieth-century) have critics begun to
re-examine and describe Chaucer's "ethics."

UPDATE: Old English Charms (9/30/04; collection)

updated: 
Thursday, July 15, 2004 - 11:44pm
Laity, Kathryn

OLD ENGLISH CHARMS
CALL FOR PAPERS (NEW DEADLINE)

The editors are seeking articles for a proposed collection
on Old English Charms. We welcome submissions that explore
the form, reception, rhetoric, literary style, medical
context, or other aspects of charms in Old English documents.
Submissions are welcome from scholars working in all
disciplines. Interdisciplinary treatments are especially
encouraged. All authors should write in such a way that
their work is accessible to academics working in other
disciplines.

CFP: Old English Charms (6/30/04; collection)

updated: 
Friday, April 23, 2004 - 3:09am
rsnokes_at_troyst.edu

OLD ENGLISH CHARMS

CALL FOR PAPERS

The editors are seeking articles for a proposed collection
on Old English Charms. We welcome submissions that explore
the form, reception, rhetoric, literary style, medical
context, or other aspects of charms in Old English documents.

Submissions are welcome from scholars working in all
disciplines. Interdisciplinary treatments are especially
encouraged. All authors should write in such a way that
their work is accessible to academics working in other
disciplines.

CFP: Victorian Medievalism (6/1/04; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, April 13, 2004 - 1:36am
Jennifer Palmgren

Call for Essays: Victorian Medievalism (6/1/04; collection)

Essays with a focus on Swinburne or Browning or religion are solicited for a
Victorian medievalism collection under contract with Palgrave. Essays
should be appropriate for interdisciplinary undergraduate courses dealing
with Victorian medievalism and should not concern Arthurian or gothic
material. Please send questions and essays to lhollow_at_frc.mass.edu and
jpalmgren_at_saintpauls.edu. Completed essays (4000-5000 words) in Chicago
style should be received by June 1.

Jennifer Palmgren
Asst. Prof. of English
Saint Paul's College
115 College Dr.
Lawrenceville, VA 23868

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