category: renaissance

Renaissance Conference of Southern California Annual Meeting (cfp 1/30/13; meeting 6/1/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Renaissance Conference of Southern California
contact email: 
Andrew.Fleck@sjsu.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS
Renaissance Conference of Southern California
57th Annual Meeting
Saturday, 1 June 2013
Huntington Library, San Marino CA

Keynote Speaker
Heidi Brayman Hackel

[UPDATE] 26th Annual GAFIS Symposium at UW-Madison: (Dis)illusion, April 12th-13th 2013

full name / name of organization: 
GAFIS (Graduate Association of French & Italian Students), University of Wisconsin-Madison
contact email: 
gafis2013@gmail.com

Illusion is commonly defined as a false idea or belief, often the product of misperception or deception, intentional or otherwise.

CFP DEADLINE EXTENDED: "Consent: Terms of Agreement," IU Grad Conference 2013 (feat. keynote Lauren Berlant)

full name / name of organization: 
Indiana University Graduate Conference (Hosted by Dept. of English GSAC)
contact email: 
iugradconference@gmail.com

Call for Proposals: “Consent: Terms of Agreement”
Featuring Keynote Speaker: Lauren Berlant, University of Chicago
Submission Deadline EXTENSION: Jan. 15th

[UPDATE] CFP Submission Deadline Extended to January 10, 2013 for CEA -Caribbean Chapter Annual Conference 2013

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association- Caribbean Chapter
contact email: 
cea.cc.conference@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JANUARY 10, 2013.

[UPDATE] Invention vs. Mimesis

full name / name of organization: 
The Rat's Mouth Review - Florida Atlantic University Graduate Journal
contact email: 
jwilso53@fau.edu

DEADLINE: January 15th, 2013

MadLit 2013: Between Surface and Depth EXTENDED DEADLINE

full name / name of organization: 
University of Wisconsin-Madison
contact email: 
uwmadlit@gmail.com

The University of Wisconsin-Madison’s ninth annual Graduate Conference on Language and Literature (MadLit) will be held February 28–March 1, 2013.

MadLit 2013: Deadline January 1

full name / name of organization: 
UW-Madison English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
uwmadlit@gmail.com

MadLit 2013 Call for Papers

[UPDATE] Health, Mental Health and Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Boston College
contact email: 
dailym@bc.edu

The Boston College English Graduate Conference seeks abstracts for papers that consider the intersection between health, mental health, and literature.

[UPDATE] PURITY: A Call For Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Excursions Journal
contact email: 
purity-submissions@excursions-journal.org.uk

“Purity is the power to contemplate defilement.” – Simone Weil

“Purity is a negative state and therefore contrary to nature.” – William Faulkner

[UPDATE] Marginalia: Life on the Edges, February 15 and 16, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
UNC MEMS, Duke MedRen, UNC Graduate School
contact email: 
nccolloquium2013@gmail.com

The 13th annual North Carolina Colloquium in Medieval and Early Modern Studies invites graduate students to submit proposals that engage broadly with the notion of marginalia.

CFP Humanities in the 21st Century (March 2013; Oxford, England)

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
hum1@inter-disciplinary.net

CFP: HUMANITIES IN THE 21st CENTURY
Saturday 24th-Sunday 25th March 2013
Harris Manchester College, Oxford

CALL FOR PROPOSALS AND PARTICIPANTS

But is it art?

full name / name of organization: 
NYU French Dept.
contact email: 
butisitartconference@gmail.com

The Department of French at NYU
announces its annual Graduate Student Conference:

… but is it art?

March 8th and 9th, 2013

EXTENDED DEADLINE - CFP: CONFERENCE ON ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERARY STUDIES 6-8 June 2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of Banja Luka & DeMontfort University
contact email: 
cells@unibl.rs

1st International Conference of the University of Banja Luka (BiH) in cooperation with De Montfort University (UK)

CELLS - CONFERENCE ON ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERARY STUDIES

Update: Online registration now open. Click here:http://www.shsu.edu/~hss001/medieval-conference/

full name / name of organization: 
Sam Houston State University's First International Conference on Medieval and Renaissance Thought
contact email: 
Dr. Darci Hill, Conference Coordinator: dr.darci.hill@gmail.com

We are announcing today our fully-functioning website with convenient online registration and online payment.

George Herbert Society Conference April 4-6, 2013 at Grove City College

full name / name of organization: 
Andrew J. Harvey/ George Herbert Society
contact email: 
ajharvey@gcc.edu

GEORGE HERBERT SOCIETY
REGIONAL CONFERENCE
APRIL 4-6, 2013
GROVE CITY COLLEGE

CONFERENCE THEME:
“IS THERE IN TRUTH NO BEAUTY?”

[UPDATE] Humanities Education and Research Association Conference in Houston, Texas, March 21-23 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities Education and Research Association [HERA]
contact email: 
mgreen@sfsu.edu

Sacred Sites, Secular Spaces: Scenes, Sounds, and Signs in Humanistic, Artistic, and Technological Culture

[UPDATE] Keynote speakers: The Arts of Attention Conference, Budapest, Hungary (Feb. 28, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Károli Gáspár University
contact email: 
taoa2013@gmail.com

Attention is increasingly regarded by cognitive scientists and evolutionary anthropologists as a faculty whose development in human animals is constitutive of what it means to be human.

[UPDATE] Deadline extension: The Arts of Attention Conference, Budapest, Hungary (Feb. 28, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Károli Gáspár University
contact email: 
taoa2013@gmail.com

Attention is increasingly regarded by cognitive scientists and evolutionary anthropologists as a faculty whose development in human animals is constitutive of what it means to be human.

HENRY VIII: Collection of Critical Essays

full name / name of organization: 
ROMAN Books
contact email: 
borisdrenkov@yahoo.com

ROMAN Books, a leading publisher of literature and literary criticism, continues the Roman Critical Context Series with a volume of critical essays on Shakespeare’s HENRY VIII.

TWELFTH NIGHT: Collection of Critical Essays

full name / name of organization: 
ROMAN Books
contact email: 
borisdrenkov@yahoo.com

ROMAN Books, a leading publisher of literature and literary criticism, continues the Roman Critical Context Series with a volume of critical essays on Shakespeare’s comedy TWELFTH NIGHT.

Grad journal special issue: (Non-)Geographical Futures of Comp Lit MARCH 15 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Inquire: Journal of Comparative Literature
contact email: 
inquire@ualberta.ca

Issue 3.2 (Summer 2013) ‘Neither Here Nor There: The (Non-)Geographical Futures of Comparative Literature’

Joint Special Issue: (Non-)Geographical Futures of Comp Lit JUNE 30, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Review of Comparative Literature/Peking U. Journal of Comparative Literature and World Literature
contact email: 
dfried@ualberta.ca

Recent understandings of world literature have moved away from a focus on delineating canons of geographically-distributed great works, and towards describing a complex process of influence and reacti

[UPDATE] Working It Out: A Day of Numbers in Early Modern Writing

full name / name of organization: 
Birkbeck College, London
contact email: 
numbersday@gmail.com

Call for Papers
Early modern books are full of numbers, representing both practicality and mystery. This multidisciplinary conference explores numbers in British early modern literature and textual

LIES 2013: Michele Roberts and Postmodernism, Feminism and Medievalism in Literature in English

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

From the early feminists to postmodern protagonists her novels rewrite medieval saints and sinners, Victorian mediums and contemporary visionaries, offering us new perspectives on well known stories a

REMINDER - Feminism;Influence;Inheritance - Deadline 4 Jan '13

full name / name of organization: 
School of English and Drama - Queen Mary, University of London
contact email: 
feminism.influence.inheritance@gmail.com

This one-day symposium hosted by the School of English and Drama at Queen Mary, University of London aims to bring together postgraduates and academics to explore how the issues of feminism, influence

UPDATE: Deadline extended til Jan 7, 2013: Material Cultures of Early Modern Women's Writing

full name / name of organization: 
Patricia Pender
contact email: 
Patricia.J.Pender@newcastle.edu.au

Deadline extended til January 7, 2013
Call for Papers
Material Cultures of Early Modern Women’s Writing
University of Reading Early Modern Studies Conference, 9 - 11 July 2013

[UPDATE] DEADLINE EXTENDED -- "alt/" Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference (March 16-17, 2013; abstracts due 1/15/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeastern University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
altconference2013@gmail.com

“Alt,” neither a word nor a prefix in the grammatical sense, has nevertheless been a generative concept in contemporary scholarly interrogations of non-normative ways of engaging with and inhabiti

3rd Global Conference:Making Sense Of: Chronicity (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
chronicity3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference
Making Sense Of: Chronicity

Monday 23rd September – Wednesday 25th September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

2nd Global Conference: The Graphic Novel (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
gn2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference
The Graphic Novel

Monday 23rd September – Wednesday 25th September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

Reading Old Bodies: New directions in the bio-archaeological heritage (July 1 - July 12, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
CEU Summer University
contact email: 
summeru@ceu.hu

Central European University, Budapest announces its international postgraduate summer course on "Reading Old Bodies: New directions in the bio-archaeological heritage" (July 1 - July 12, 2013) for gra

Medieval Codicology and Palaeography (July 15 - July 20, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
CEU Summer University
contact email: 
summeru@ceu.hu

Central European University, Budapest announces its international postgraduate summer course on "Medieval Codicology and Palaeography" (July 15 - July 20, 2013) for graduate students and junior resear

6th Global Conference: Making Sense Of: Madness (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
mad6@inter-disciplinary.net

6th Global Conference
Making Sense Of: Madness

Thursday 19th September – Saturday 21st September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

8th Global Conference: The Erotic (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
er8@inter-disciplinary.net

8th Global Conference
The Erotic

Thursday 19th September – Saturday 21st September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

[UPDATE] XV Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Society Conference: April 20-22, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Elizabeth Madox Roberts Society
contact email: 
jesmackenzie@hotmail.com

[UPDATE: Official days of conference are April 20-22, 2013]

Call for Papers
The XV Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Conference

UPDATE: NEW ELIZABETHANS 1953-2013

full name / name of organization: 
Irene Morra
contact email: 
newelizabethanconference@hotmail.com

New Elizabethans 1953-2013: Nation, Culture, and Modern Identity

CALL FOR PAPERS: DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JANUARY 4, 2013

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