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Call for Papers
Imagining the Medieval World
An interdisciplinary postgraduate conference,3 June 2006.
Submissions due 21 April, 2006.
Your proposal for a 20-minute paper should be no longer than 300 words. Please
make submissions electronically to medievalismtransformed_at_bangor.ac.uk by 21
April 2006. Proposals should be accompanied by your name, institutional
affiliation, email address, and contact information.
Inviting abstracts for the second annual Medieval Studies conference, a one-day
interdisciplinary event, at the University of Wales, Bangor. We will be
convening to explore the medieval world and its sustained impact on subsequent
culture and thought.
This year¡¦s theme is Imagining the Medieval World. All topics within the
general scope of the conference will be considered, including:
ƒæ Mapping the Medieval: Buildings, Boundaries, and Peripheries
ƒæ Structured Worlds: Guilds, Religious Orders, Orders of Knighthood
ƒæ Imaginary Worlds: Utopias, Fairylands, Forests of Romance
ƒæ The Past Perfect: The Construction of the Past in the Medieval World
ƒæ The Past Present: The (Re)Construction of the Medieval World in
ƒæ Journeys: Pilgrimages, Crusades, Explorations
ƒæ Providence: Apocalypse, Prophecy, Reason, Faith
ƒæ Creative Enterprise: Language, Music, Performance
Department of English
Department of History and Welsh History
University of Wales, Bangor
College Road, Bangor
Gwynedd, LL57 2DG
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