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CFP: Lay Devotion and the Urban Setting in Early Modern Europe (no deadline noted; journal issue)

Tuesday, August 14, 2001 - 5:16pm
Nicholas Eckstein

> to a special issue of Journal of Religious History entitled 'Lay
> Devotion and the Urban Setting in Early Modern Europe'.
> This is a call for contributors of articles to a special issue of the
> Journal of Religious History. The issue is to be dedicated to the
> theme of the elusive yet vital relationship between the devotional
> practices of the European laity and the urban context of such lay

CFP: Form and Persuasion in Women's Informal Letters, 1400-1700 (no deadline noted; collection)

Monday, June 18, 2001 - 10:41pm


for "Form and Persuasion in Women's Informal Letters, 1400-1700," a
collection of essays to be published as a book.

Essays are sought on women's letters from any part of Europe EXCEPT
England, France and Italy, which are already well represented. Essays
on Spain, Germany and Central Europe are particularly needed. Essays on
letters by French or English women may be considered if they come from
mercantile, artisan, or other non-elite backgrounds.

CFP: Contemporary Editions of Works by or for Early Modern Englishwomen (no deadline noted; book series)

Monday, February 5, 2001 - 9:32pm
Erika Gaffney

With apologies for cross posting --

Announcing a new series from Ashgate-

The Early Modern Englishwoman, 1500-1750: Contemporary Editions

Series Editors: Betty S. Travitsky and Patrick Cullen

Designed to complement The Early Modern Englishwoman: A Facsimile
Library of Essential Works, this series presents both modernized and
old-spelling editions of texts not only by women but also for and about
women. The contents of a volume can range from a single text to an
anthology, and editorial methodology is also flexible, the choice
depending on the subject and audience.

Proposals should take the form of either

CFP: Japanese essays on the English Renaissance (no deadline noted; collection)

Tuesday, September 12, 2000 - 9:19pm
Allen Michie

Essays from Japanese scholars are solicited for a volume of Renaissance
essays in memory of the great Renaissance and Shakespeare scholar,
Harriett Hawkins of Oxford University. Essays, translated into English,
may be on any topic of Renaissance studies. Authors who knew Prof.
Hawkins or who have been influenced by her work are particularly

Please send inquiries to this address:

Allen Michie
Department of English
P.O. Box 7387 Reynolda Station
Wake Forest University
Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Email can be sent to

CFP: Early Modern History, Culture, and Science (journal)

Friday, September 1, 2000 - 9:09pm

Our journal "Zeistprünge. Forschungen zur Frühen Neuzeit"
(information on website of Verlag Vittorio Klostermann) is inviting
articles on early modern history, culture, and science. Articles are
published in German or English. Please submit your articles
- in printed form to:
   Zentrum zur Erforschung der Fruehen Neuzeit
   Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universitaet
   D - 60054 Frankfurt am Main
- as an email attachment in Rich Text Format to


Dr. Gisela Engel
Zentrum zur Erforschung der Fruehen Neuzeit
Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universitaet
D - 60054 Frankfurt am Main

Tel. (069) 7982 3282
Fax (069) 7982 5122

CFP: Absolutism and the Scientific Revolution, 1600-1720 (no deadline noted; collection)

Friday, July 28, 2000 - 8:48pm
christopher baker

Contributors are being sought from among scholars of early modern
studies in all disciplines for the following reference work (edited by
Christopher Baker, series editor Ronald H. Fritze): ABSOLUTISM AND THE
SCIENTIFIC REVOLUTION: 1600-1720. This is a Greenwood Press Original
Reference book in the series Interdisciplinary Biographical Dictionaries
of the Western World's Greatest Cultural Eras. The volume will focus on
significant cultural figures in literature, art, music, science, and
technology. It will not be primarily historical or political in focus
but rather broadly cross-disciplinary. If you would like to be
considered for inclusion as a contributor, please send a cover letter

CFP: Allegorica: Early Modern Lit. (journal)

Friday, June 2, 2000 - 10:18pm
Philip Gavitt

On behalf of the Saint Louis University Center for Medieval and
Renaissance Studies and its new journal, Allegorica, I would like to
post the following announcement:

Dear Colleague:

CFP: Early Modern History, Culture and Science (journal)

Wednesday, May 24, 2000 - 6:11pm

The Centre for Early Modern History, Culture and Science
publishes the journal "Zeitsprünge. Forschungen zur Frühen
Neuzeit" (Verlag Vittorio Klostermann) and invites contributions.
You will find informations about past issues of the journal on the
website of Verlag Vittorio Klostermann and within short time on our

Our current interests are apocalyptic thinking and apocalyptic
movements, the history of secrets, the history of the senses, the
theory and history of perception.But we will also welcome other
essays relevant to the study of early modern history, culture and

Please submit your essays either as email attachment or by