UVa-Wise Medieval-Renaissance Conference XXVI (6/17; 9-20-22)

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University of Virginia's College at Wise
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The University of Virginia's Medieval-Renaissance Conference is pleased to accept abstracts for out twenty-fifth conference.

September 20-22, 2012

Keynote Address

P. J. C. Field

University of North Wales

Passion, Naturalism, and the Sea: David Jones's Tristan ac Essylt

The conference is an open event that promotes scholarly discussion in all disciplines of Medieval and Renaissance studies. We welcome proposals for papers and panels on Medieval or Renaissance literature, language, history, philosophy, science, pedagogy, and the arts. Abstracts for papers should be 300 or fewer words. Proposals for panels should include: a) title of the panel; b) names and institutional affiliations of the chair and all panelists; c) abstracts for papers to be presented (300 or fewer words). A branch campus of the University of Virginia, the University of Virginia's College at Wise is a public four-year liberal arts college located in the scenic Appalachian Mountains of Southwest Virginia.

Deadline for Submissions: June 17, 2012

Please direct submissions on English Language and Literature and requests for general information to:
Kenneth J. Tiller
Department of Language and Literature
UVA's College at Wise
Wise, VA 24293
(276) 376-4587
Submissions on Art, Music, and Continental Literature:

Amelia J. Harris
Academic Dean
UVA's College at Wise
Wise, VA 24293
(276) 376-4557

Submissions on History or Philosophy:

Donald Leech
Department of History and Philosophy
UVA's College at Wise
Wise, VA 24293