UPDATE: Medievalism Transformed (grad) (UK) (5/4/07; 6/16/07)

full name / name of organization: 
Medievalism Transformed


Call for Papers

Medievalism Transformed:
Medieval Expression

A one-day interdisciplinary postgraduate conference, June 16, 2007.

Inviting abstracts for the third 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 Medieval Expression. All topics within the general scope
of the conference will be considered, including:

* Visualizing the medieval: maps, buildings, boundaries, manuscripts
* Structured Worlds: Guilds, Religious Orders, Orders of Knighthood
* Imaginary Worlds: Utopias, Fairylands, Forests of Romance
* Projecting the medieval: Medievalism used in advertising, music, art
* Reconstructing the medieval: The projection of a medieval world on
                                     stage, screen, and modern literature
* Journeys: Pilgrimages, Crusades, Explorations
* Providence: Sermons, Piety, Prophecy, Faith
* Creative Enterprise: Language, Music, Performance

Your proposal for a 20-minute paper should be no longer than 300 words, and may
be in English or Welsh. Please make submissions electronically to
medievalismtransformed_at_bangor.ac.uk by 4 May 2007. Proposals should be
accompanied by your name, institutional affiliation, email address, and contact

Medievalism Transformed
Department of English
Department of History and Welsh History
University of Wales, Bangor
College Road, Bangor
Gwynedd, LL57 2DG
United Kingdom


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