CFP: Medievalism Transformed: Imagining the Medieval World (grad) (UK) (4/21/06; 6/3/06)

full name / name of organization: 
Medievalism Transformed
contact email: 
medievalismtransformed@bangor.ac.uk

Call for Papers

Medievalism Transformed:
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:

ľ Mapping the Medieval: Buildings, Boundaries, and Peripheries
ľ Structured Worlds: Guilds, Religious Orders, Orders of Knighthood
ľ Imaginary Worlds: Utopias, Fairylands, Forests of Romance
ľ The Past Perfect: The Construction of the Past in the Medieval World
ľ The Past Present: The (Re)Construction of the Medieval World in
            Subsequent Ages
ľ Journeys: Pilgrimages, Crusades, Explorations
ľ Providence: Apocalypse, Prophecy, Reason, Faith
ľ Creative Enterprise: Language, Music, Performance

Medievalism Transformed
Department of English
Department of History and Welsh History
University of Wales, Bangor
College Road, Bangor
Gwynedd, LL57 2DG
United Kingdom
medievalismtransformed_at_bangor.ac.uk
http://www.bangor.ac.uk/english/conferences/medievalism%20transformed/
medievalism2006/index.htm

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