Origines et mutationes circa principio Mare Balticum

full name / name of organization: 
University of Gdańsk
contact email: 
baltic.conf@gmail.com

Call for Papers:
“Origines et mutationes circa principio Mare Balticum”.
Transfer of people, ideas, technologies and religion in the Baltic Sea Region between VIII-XVII centuries.
We hereby have the pleasure to invite you to the international conference aimed at wide range of
researchers, e.g. from Ph.D. Candidates to Professors, giving each of them an opportunity to
exchange knowledge or start new research projects.
The focus of the conference is “transfer”, which best explains the changes Baltic Sea region has
undergone from VIII to XVII centuries.
Presentations & Conference proceedings are divided into 4 main groups:
1. Transfer of People: Settlement process, Trade, Logistics, Diplomacy
2. Transfer of Ideas: Law, Tradition & Customs, Political Concepts
3. Transfer of Technology: Land & Maritime Craft, Agriculture, Medicine
4. Transfer of Religion: Dispersion of pagan beliefs; Christianization process
Place: Gdańsk – Old Town, Poland
Host – University of Gdańsk
Date: 10th – 13th September 2014
Language: English
Abstracts: Paper proposals (max 700 signs with spaces) or 3-papers panel proposals (1800 signs)
should be sent till 1st March 2014
Registrations: baltic.conf@gmail.com
Website: www.facebook.com/baltic.conf
Application Form: Please type your Scientific Title, Full name & surname, University or Institution.
Alternatively please send www.academia.edu link.
Further information will be passed to participants in early March 2014.
Presentations: Max. 20 minutes
Proceedings: Max. 12 pages, with summary, scientific apparatus & bibliography should be sent
till 15th October 2014 A.D.

cfp categories: 
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ethnicity_and_national_identity
general_announcements
interdisciplinary
international_conferences
medieval
religion
renaissance