International Anchoritic Society Biannual Conference: September 2011 in Grand Forks, ND

full name / name of organization: 
International Anchoritic Society
contact email: 
michelle.m.sauer@und.edu

Conference theme: liminality and the wilderness. Please send 500-750 word abstracts to IAS.UND.2010@gmail.com by June 15, 2011. Please also include a cover sheet with your name, affiliation, and contact information. The conference theme is liminality and the wilderness, but we will accept abstracts on any aspect of the anchoritic vocation, as well as on enclosure, monasticism, and related topics. We are especially interested in explorations of little-known texts.

Keynote Speaker: Michael G. Sargent, Queens College/CUNY

The next International Anchoritic Society Conference will be held September 16-18, 2011 in Grand Forks, North Dakota USA at the University of North Dakota.

Questions? Please contact:
Michelle M. Sauer
IAS Vice President & Conference Host
Department of English; Stop 7209
University of North Dakota
Grand Forks, ND 58202
(701) 777-2783
michelle.m.sauer@und.edu

cfp categories: 
gender_studies_and_sexuality
interdisciplinary
medieval
religion