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CFP: Undergraduate Papers: Med-Ren (undergrad) (7/1/06; 9/14/06-9/16/06)

updated: 
Saturday, May 27, 2006 - 6:19pm
kjt9t

The University of Virginia's College at Wise, Medieval-Renaissance Conference
is pleased to announce a call for undergraduate papers for the upcoming
Medieval-Renaissance Conference, September 14-16, 2006.

Papers by undergraduates covering any area of medieval and renaissance studies
are welcome. Abstracts for papers should be 250-300 words in length and
should be accompanied by a brief letter of recommendation from a faculty
sponsor.

Abstracts may be submitted electronically or by snail-mail by July 1 to:

CFP: Tolkien and the Inklings (7/1/06; 9/14/06-9/16/06)

updated: 
Saturday, May 27, 2006 - 5:27pm
kjt9t

The University of Virginia's College at Wise, Medieval-Renaissance Conference
is pleased to announce a call for a panel on JRR Tolkine and the Inklings for
the upcoming Medieval-Renaissance Conference, September 14-16, 2006.

Papers covering all aspects of the works of Tolkien and his peers are welcome,
with special consideration given to papers that discuss their works in
relation to medieval and/or renaissance art, literature, and culture.
Abstracts for papers should be 250-300 words in length and may be submitted
electronically or by snail-mail by July 1 to:

CFP: Exploring the Renaissance (12/1/06; SCRC, 3/8/07-3/10/07)

updated: 
Saturday, May 27, 2006 - 5:27pm
Arlen Nydam

Exploring the Renaissance 2007: An International Conference

San Antonio, Texas
March 8-10, 2007

St. Anthony Hotel

Keynote Lecturer, Asuncion Lavrin, Arizona State University
Louis L. Martz Lecturer, Annabel Patterson, Yale University
William B. Hunter Lecturer, Regina Schwartz, Northwestern University

CFP: Preaching and Politics in Early Modern Britain (UK) (7/1/06; CRASSH, 11/3/06-11/4/06)

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Saturday, May 27, 2006 - 5:27pm
Hugh Adlington

CALL FOR PAPERS

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Preaching and Politics in Early Modern Britain

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A two-day international conference at the Centre for Research in the =
Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities (CRASSH), University of Cambridge, =
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'The sermon properly considered - as theatrical, as fundamentally =
occasional, as literary art inextricably engaged in the public sphere - =
stands poised to take a wholly new place in literary study, and a better =
understood one in historical study.'

(Lori Anne Ferrell and Peter McCullough, 2000)

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How far have we come in the six years since Ferrell and McCullough's =
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CFP: Re-reading Rembrandt (Netherlands) (7/15/06; 12/2/06)

updated: 
Saturday, May 20, 2006 - 2:08pm
Itay Sapir

Call for papers: Re-reading Rembrandt.

Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis (ASCA), University of Amsterdam

Conference date: 12/2/06.

Deadline for proposals: 7/15/06.

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Keynote speakers:

Mieke Bal (Academy Professor, Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and =
Sciences/ University of Amsterdam)

Harry berger Jr. (Professor Emeritus, University of California, Santa =
Cruz)

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CFP: George Gascoigne (11/21/06; journal issue)

updated: 
Saturday, May 20, 2006 - 2:08pm
Stephen Hamrick

Call for Proposals (Special Journal Issue)

With the increased interest in George Gascoigne demonstrated in recent years
and with the approach of the 430th anniversary of his death, now seems an
opportune moment to gather new essays that focus on the poet's life and work.
To that end, Early Modern Literary Studies (EMLS) is publishing a special
issue on George Gascoigne and invites essay submissions that address his life,
work, or influence.

CFP: 15th Annual CSU Shakespeare Symposium (9/16/06; 11/4/06)

updated: 
Saturday, May 20, 2006 - 2:07pm
Lloyd Kermode

CALL FOR PAPERS

Fifteenth Annual California State University Shakespeare
Symposium
CSU Long Beach, 90840

Saturday November 4, 2006

Abstracts for 15-minute papers are invited for the
Fifteenth Annual California State University Shakespeare
Symposium.

CFP: Reading Margaret Cavendish (5/18/06; RSA, 3/22/07-3/24/07)

updated: 
Monday, May 15, 2006 - 5:25pm
Graham Hammill

"Reading Margaret Cavendish"
Renaissance Society of America
March 22-24, 2007
Miami, FL

Papers welcome on any aspect of Margaret Cavendish and science,
including discussions of Cavendish's literary and scientific
writings; relations with contemporaries; with the history of science
and philosophy; science and politics; science and gender; reason and
fancy. Papers that explore new directions in Cavendish studies are
especially encouraged.

Please send abstracts of no more than 150 words and a brief c.v. by
May 18, 2006 to Graham Hammill (English, University of Notre Dame) at
ghammill_at_nd.edu.

CFP: British Gynaecology, 1500-2000 (7/31/06; collection)

updated: 
Monday, May 8, 2006 - 12:43pm
A Shellard

CFP: Gynaecology and British Culture, 1500 - 2000

Proposals are currently being sought for a collection of essays exploring the
history of British gynaecology between 1500 and 2000. The collection will be
edited by Andrew Mangham (University of Sheffield) and Greta Depledge (Birkbeck
College, University of London). We are particularly interested in essays with
an interdisciplinary approach. Possible subjects include, though are not
limited to:

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