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

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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 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

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