CFP: Imagining Apocalypse in the Middle Ages

full name / name of organization: 
"Marginalia", the Journal of the Medieval Reading Group at the University of Cambridge
contact email: 
anb36@cam.ac.uk

"MARGINALIA", an interdisciplinary graduate journal of the Middle Ages, invites submissions for its 2010 Issue on the theme of "Apocalypse".

Papers might address the idea of 'Apocalypse' in terms of:

visions and revelation
social and political crises
millennial anxiety
beasts
judgement
living the good life
the Ages of the World
literatures of pessimism and optimism
endings

We invite submissions from graduate students in the form of long articles(approximately 5,000 words) and shorter Notes and Queries style articles (approximately 1,000 words). Please see our website www.marginalia.co.uk for further details.

Proposals for papers should be sent via email, no later than 31 January 2010, to Aisling Byrne (anb36@cam.ac.uk). We will be happy to answer queries before the deadline.

The editors of Marginalia are graduate students, advised by a board of academics, from the University of Cambridge.

cfp categories: 
bibliography_and_history_of_the_book
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
general_announcements
journals_and_collections_of_essays
medieval
religion