Magic and Witchcraft in medieval and early modern Europe

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Special Session, UVa-Wise Medieval-Renaissance Conference XXVII
contact email: 
ajh7a@uvawise.edu

This session welcomes papers on historical and aesthetic representations of magic and witchcraft from the middle ages through the early modern period. Possible presentations might include: changing views of magic and the supernatural from the medieval to early modern period; associations of the scholar and the magician in art and literature; early modern witchcraft scares; witchcraft and paganism.

250-300 word abstracts by June 17, 2013 to:

Amelia J. Harris, Academic Dean
University of Virginia's College at Wise
1 College Avenue
Wise, VA 24293
ajh7a@uvawise.edu

cfp categories: 
interdisciplinary
medieval
renaissance