CFP: [Renaissance] Drinking (GEMCS 2008)

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David Swain
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Inviting papers on drink and drinking in sixteenth and seventeenth century
literature, including non-fiction prose, for GEMCS 2008. Topics may
include drunkenness and social disorder; drinking and social status;
brewers and brewsters; beer, ale, wine, or spirits; church-ales and other
festivities; social histories of brewing and drinking; pubs and alehouses;
economics of drink; alcohol and health; temperance. Proposals that
emphasize social history or technical and economic approaches are
encouraged. Abstracts of 250 words should be sent to David Swain (d.swain
at by 12 May 2008.

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