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CFP: Representing Reading in Early Modern England (5/5/05; RSA, 3/23/06-3/25/06)

updated: 
Thursday, April 14, 2005 - 9:25pm
Kevin Curran

Representing Reading in Early Modern England

Proposals are invited for a panel at RSA 2006 in San Francisco (23-25 March)
exploring the representation of reading and readers in Early Modern England.
Although there has been an increasing amount of work dedicated to material
reading practices, little attempt has been made to understand the complex and,
at times, even contradictory ways in which these practices were being
reproduced in the written and visual arts. How did reading signify in Early
Modern England?

By 5 May 2005, please email abstracts (150 words max) to panel organizer, Kevin
Curran (kevin.curran_at_mcgill.ca)

Participants must be RSA members or pay membership at time of submitting.

CFP: Christian Atheism (5/19/05; RSA, 3/23/06-3/25/06)

updated: 
Tuesday, April 12, 2005 - 1:11am
John Parker

Call For Papers: Christian Atheism (5/19/05; RSA 3/23-5/06)

Panel Proposed for the 2006 Renaissance Society
of America Annual Meeting in San Francisco, March
23-5.

CFP: Early Modern Lacan (5/1/05; RSA, 3/23/06-3/25/06)

updated: 
Thursday, April 7, 2005 - 12:10am
Douglas Brooks

In conjunction with the theme of a future issue of the Shakespeare
Yearbook, "Shakespeare and Theory Re-thought." the journal will
sponsor a special session at the upcoming Annual Meeting of the
Renaissance Society of America (San Francisco, March 23-25, 2006.)

CFP: Francis Bacon: Aesthetics and Ideology (5/1/05; RSA, 3/23/06-3/25/06)

updated: 
Thursday, April 7, 2005 - 12:10am
Todd Butler

Call for Paper Abstracts, 100-150 words, for the forthcoming Renaissance
Society of America Conference in San Francisco, March 2006.

Session Topic: Francis Bacon: Aesthetics and Ideology
Organizer: Catherine G. Martin, University of Memphis, cgmartin_at_memphis.edu.

The object of this session is to examine the literary, humanistic, and
generally non-scientific aspects of Bacon's writings and their contemporary
(seventeenth-century) influence. Participants must be RSA members or pay
membership at time of submitting.

Deadline: May 1, 2005.

Todd Butler
Assistant Professor
Department of English
Washington State University
Pullman, WA 99163
(509) 335-2639

CFP: Medieval/Renaissance Studies (9/15/05; 3/9/06-3/11/06)

updated: 
Sunday, April 3, 2005 - 8:24pm
Myhill, Nova

Call for Papers

The fifteenth biennial New College Conference on Medieval and Renaissance Studies will take place March 9-11 2006 in Sarasota, Florida. The program committee invites one-page abstracts of proposed twenty-minute papers on topics in European and Mediterranean history, literature, art, and religion from the fourth to the seventeenth centuries. Interdisciplinary work is particularly appropriate to the conference's broad historical and disciplinary scope. Planned sessions are welcome.

UPDATE: Classical & Biblical Ideas in the Early Modern Period (3/31/05; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, March 8, 2005 - 1:47pm
j.g.newton_at_durham.ac.uk

A CFP was issued last year about a volume being put together that will examine
the relationship between classical and biblical ideas in Great Britain and
Western Europe in the early modern period (c1536-1702).

For various reasons some authors had to pull out, and we have lost contact with
others whose email has apparantly changed, and we were not given new contact
details.

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