category: renaissance

Commemorating Augustus: a bimillennial re-evaluation

full name / name of organization: 
University of Leeds
contact email: 
p.j.goodman@leeds.ac.uk

Commemorating Augustus: a bimillennial re-evaluation

University of Leeds, 18th-20th August 2014

Deadline for abstracts: 1st December 2013

Banquets and Borders in Language and Literature October 25-26, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Organization, Western Illinois University
contact email: 
ne-hagstromschmidt@wiu.edu

CFP: Banquets and Borders in Language and Literature

Landscapes: Digital, Real, Imagined

full name / name of organization: 
Exegesis Journal
contact email: 
chief.editor@exegesisjournal.org

Exegesis, the peer-reviewed academic e-journal of the English Department at Royal Holloway, University of London, is now accepting submissions for the Autumn 2013 edition on Landscapes: Real, Digital, Imagined. For this issue we hope to attract creative writing dealing with the notion of landscape, broadly considered, as well as literary, historical and other critical readings informed by considerations of space, form and location.

CFP: Postgraduate English, Issue 27 (Deadline: 15 August 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English Studies, Durham University
contact email: 
pgeng.submissions@durham.ac.uk

POSTGRADUATE ENGLISH (ISSN 1756-9761). The University of Durham’s Online Literature Journal: a peer-reviewed Journal and Forum for Postgraduates in English.

CFP - Lacan and Early Modern Literature - SAMLA 2013, Atlanta, GA

full name / name of organization: 
South Atlantic Modern Language Association
contact email: 
StephenMills@clayton.edu

Southeast Renaissance Conference - SAMLA Affiliate
SAMLA, Atlanta, GA
November 8-10, 2013

CFP: The Shakespeare Institute Review, Issue 3 - Love & Lust

full name / name of organization: 
Shakespeare Institute Review
contact email: 
shakesreview@gmail.com

The Shakespeare Institute Review - call for papers for the third issue

[Extended Deadline] THE WORD MADE TEXT (SAMLA, Nov. 8-10, Atlanta)

full name / name of organization: 
J. Stephen Pearson
contact email: 
stpears11@gmail.com

Religion and Literature: This panel explores the ways religious print texts—scriptures, devotional texts, prayer books, hymnals, etc.—are presented in other literary texts, such as fiction, poetry, or creative non-fiction.

Special Issue: Emotions in History [submissions due Oct 31]

full name / name of organization: 
Cerae: An Australasian Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies
contact email: 
editorcerae@gmail.com

Ceræ: An Australasian Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies would like to invite submissions for its inaugural issue on the theme ‘Emotions in History’, sponsored by the Australian Researc

CFP:Looking Beyond First Impressions:Diversity and Multiculturalism in the Performing Arts

full name / name of organization: 
New England Theatre Conference
contact email: 
sklein@westfield.ma.edu

The New England Theatre Conference is soliciting papers for its 62nd annual convention that address this year’s theme, Looking Beyond First Impressions: Diversity and Multiculturalism in the Perform

[REMINDER] Levinas and Early Modern Literature (collection; proposals by 6/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Kent Lehnhof
contact email: 
lehnhof@chapman.edu

12th Medieval English Studies Symposium: Between Nostalgia and Hope: The Waning of the Middle Ages

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English Literature, Faculty of English, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland
contact email: 
kbronk@wa.amu.edu.pl; bbronkk@gmail.com

The 2013 Medieval English Studies Symposium (30th Nov - 1Dec) invites scholars and young researchers in the Middle Ages.

[DEADLINE APPROACHING] CFP Marginalised Mainstream 2013: Fading and Emerging [17 June]

full name / name of organization: 
Marginalised Mainstream 2013
contact email: 
marginalisedmainstream@gmail.com

Senate House, University of London
12-13 September 2013

Plenary speakers include:

NeMLA Harrisburg, Apr. 3-6, 2014: Is There a Future for the Standard Edition?

full name / name of organization: 
Toni Bowers / U of Pennsylvania
contact email: 
Tbowers@english.upenn.edu

Is there a Future for the Standard Edition?
Session 14120, NeMLA 2014 Convention, Harrisburg PA, April 3-6, 2014

Collaborative Translation: from Antiquity to the Internet

full name / name of organization: 
Université Paris 8 – Vincennes-Saint-Denis
contact email: 
anthony.cordingley@univ-paris8.fr

“Collaborative Translation: from Antiquity to the Internet”
5-7 June 2014, Paris
Regional Workshop of the International Association for Translation and Intercultural Studies (IATIS)

Ecocriticism and Geocriticism: Overlapping Territories in Environmental and Spatial Literary Studies (Oct. 15, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Christine Battista and Robert T. Tally Jr.
contact email: 
chrissiebattista@gmail.com and robert.tally@txstate.edu

[UPDATE] trans* : Tufts Graduate Humanities Conference, Keynote José Muñoz, October 18, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Tufts Graduate Humanities Conference
contact email: 
tuftsgradhumanitiesconference@gmail.com

DEADLINE EXTENDED to June 22!

3rd Annual Tufts Graduate Humanities Conference
Tufts University
October 18, 2013
Keynote: José Muñoz

trans*

“Memories, Histories, Fantasies” January 29-February 2, 2014 Crown Plaza Richmond Downtown Richmond, Virginia

full name / name of organization: 
The Southern Humanities Council
contact email: 
shcouncil@gmail.com

Southern Humanities Council Conference
January 29-February 2, 2014 Crown Plaza Richmond Downtown Richmond, Virginia

“Memories, Histories, Fantasies”

[UPDATE] June 25th Deadline Extension- Irish Studies Panel at SAMLA

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA (South Atlantic Modern Language Association)
contact email: 
sdyne1@gsu.edu

In keeping with the theme of this year’s conference, we welcome papers that focus on the ways Irish identity, space, and memory are shaped through conventionally understood literary genres (poetry,

Bachelors, Bastards, and Bad Boys In the Transatlantic World, 1600-1865 (NeMLA, April 3-6, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Jordan Windholz / Fordham University
contact email: 
windholz@fordham.edu

Bachelors, Bastards, and Bad Boys in the Transatlantic World, 1600-1865.

The Photographic Moment in Literature; SAMLA 2013; Nov 08-10; Atlanta

full name / name of organization: 
Elizabeth Howie and Tripthi Pillai, Coastal Carolina University
contact email: 
tpillai@coastal.edu; ehowie@coastal.edu

This special session invites papers that explore the interplay of literature and photography, particularly as manifested in the photographical logics operating within the literatures that predate the

Kaleidoscope Volume 5, Issue 2 (2013): "Time" (Deadline 30 June 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Kaleidoscope (ISSN 1756-8137)
contact email: 
editor.kaleidoscope@durham.ac.uk

Call for Papers

Volume 5, Issue 2 (2013): "Time"

Technology, Rhetoric and Cultural Change: Walter S. Ong, S.J. in the Age of Google, Facebook, and Twitter

full name / name of organization: 
Walter Ong Conference, Gonzaga University
contact email: 
walterongconference@gmail.com, depalma@gonzaga.edu

Walter Ong was among the foremost theorists of rhetoric and culture in the 20th century.

postmedieval -- oct 15, 2013 -- contemporary poetics and the medieval muse

full name / name of organization: 
postmedieval
contact email: 
hendecasyllable@gmail.com, dhadbawnik@gmail.com

CFP for Upcoming Issue of postmedieval—
Contemporary Poetics and the Medieval Muse

[UPDATE] Idle/Stasis: Call for Prose, Poetry, Art--deadline extended to June 15

full name / name of organization: 
Transverse: A Comparative Studies Journal, Issue 13, University of Toronto
contact email: 
transversejournal@gmail.com

The twinned concepts of idle and stasis have recently been brought to the forefront of political conversations in Canada because of the Idle No More grassroots movement, which is one of the many manif

‘All the world’s a stage’: Shakespeare around the Globe (NeMLA Apr. 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jackiec159@hotmail.com

Jacques’ proclamation that ‘all the world’s a stage’ has proved prophetic in ways he could not have foreseen.

Registration open for "Legacy: Mythology and Authenticity in the Humanities" - A Postgraduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
De Montfort University
contact email: 
dmulegacyconference@gmail.com

This conference focuses on the influence of cultural ‘legacies’ within current humanities research.

Call for Papers “Interdisciplinary Arts: Retrospectives and Future Visions” March 21-22, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
School of Interdisciplinary Arts, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio USA
contact email: 
IartsConference2014@gmail.com

In celebration of its 50th Anniversary, the Ohio University School of Interdisciplinary will hold an international conference on the past, present, and future of interdisciplinary arts.

Death and Decay (deadline 4th October 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
HARTS & Minds postgraduate journal for the Arts and Humanities
contact email: 
editors@harts-minds.co.uk

This call for papers invites submissions on the subject of ‘Death and Decay’ for the third edition of HARTS & Minds, an online postgraduate journal for students of the Humanities and Arts, which i

Panel, French Shakespeare Society, Paris, 21-27 April 2014, "It's Shakespearean!"

full name / name of organization: 
Line Cottegnies, University Sorbonne Nouvelle, Paris, France
contact email: 
line.cottegnies@univ-paris3.fr

Panel proposal for Société française Shakespeare conference, 21-27 April 2014.

[UPDATE] San Joaquin Valley Journal Submission Deadline Extension -- August 1, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Andrew Dorsey / San Joaquin Valley Journal
contact email: 
adorsey@csustan.edu

The San Joaquin Valley Journal is seeking articles for its fourth issue.

Talking About Early Modern Things: RSA Panel CFP

full name / name of organization: 
Helen Smith and Jessica Keating
contact email: 
jfkeatin@usc.edu; helen.smith@york.ac.uk

What is the place of language after the 'material turn'?

Reconstruction: Studies in Contempory Culture (Open Submissions)

full name / name of organization: 
Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
contact email: 
reconstruction.submissions@gmail.com

Open Issues

Contact: Reconstruction Submissions Editor

We are continually accepting submissions for upcoming Open Issues, and can promise a prompt reply.

RSA 2014 - Worldly wisdom: Early Modern Handbooks in Theory and Practice

full name / name of organization: 
Jessica Rosenberg and Laura Kolb
contact email: 
jessicar@sas.upenn.edu, lkolb@uchicago.edu

[UPDATE]: CfP: The Common Denominator -- A Postgraduate Conference in British Cultural Studies, 20-22 MArch 2014

full name / name of organization: 
British Cultural Studies in the Institute for British Studies of Leipzig University
contact email: 
denominator@uni-leipzig.de

In ancient Greece, the Pythagoreans worshipped perfect numbers and turned them into musical scales.

CFP deadline August 15 for the Gulf Medieval and Renaissance Conference, Sep. 27-28

full name / name of organization: 
Gulf Medieval and Renaissance Conference (formerly Louisiana Consortium of Medieval and Renaissanc Scholars)
contact email: 
cbarrett@lsu.edu

The Gulf Medieval and Renaissance (GulfMAR) Conference, formerly the Louisiana Consortium of Medieval and Renaissance Scholars, will hold its annual meeting this fall at Louisiana State University in

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