Call for Papers on Marguerite Porete, International Congress on Medieval Studies, 10–13 May 2012

full name / name of organization: 
International Congress on Medieval Studies
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info@margueriteporete.net

We invite conference papers on Marguerite Porete, her inquisition trial, and/or the Mirror of Simple Souls, for the International Congress on Medieval Studies in Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA, on 10–13 May 2012.

For details, please see the Call for Papers available online at

  • http://www.wmich.edu/medieval/congress/sessions.html
  • A proposal consists of a 300-word abstract and the participant information form downloadable from

  • http://www.wmich.edu/medieval/congress/submissions/index.html#PIF
  • Presentations last 20 minutes. Medievalists in all countries and all subfields, including graduate students and independent scholars, are eligible to propose a paper. (Undergraduate students should look elsewhere in the Call for Papers online.)

    The deadline for proposals is September 15, 2011, but earlier proposals are welcome and encouraged. The most efficient way to send proposals and inquiries is by email.

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