CFP: Early Modern Histories (grad) (2/15/06; 5/5/06)

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Columbia Early Modern Colloquium Spring Conference - "Early Modern
Keynote Speaker: Annabel Patterson


The Columbia Early Modern Colloquium invites abstracts for its
inaugural graduate student conference entitled "Early Modern
Histories", to be held on 5 May 2006 in New York City.

We encourage submissions from a variety of disciplines, with a
special interest in work of an interdisciplinary nature. Possible
paper topics include, but are not limited to, the following:

*history as genre
*histories domestic and foreign
*literature and history
*strange histories
*plots & narrative
*the history play
*visual representations of history
*telling tales
*modern histories/accounts/versions of the Renaissance
*reading/misreading history
*prose histories/chronicles
*historicism as critical method
*lives, diaries, memoirs, biographies

Please send abstracts of 300 words or less to
EMC.Conference<at> by February 15th, 2006.

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