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CFP: Lawman International Conference (UK) (9/30/07; 7/1/08-7/6/08)

Wednesday, May 2, 2007 - 7:25pm
Raluca Radulescu

FIRST CFP for Lawman/Layamon International Conference 2008
(1-6 July, at Gregynog, Wales, UK)

The Lawman/Layamon International Conference ('Lawman in his context') will take
place at
Gregynog Hall, Newtown,Powis (Wales) 1-6 July 2008.

Papers are invited on
-other insular or continental verse or prose chronicles
- romances
- the historical and cultural context of the
twelfth/thirteenth century


Submissions (abstracts of up to 250 words) to the organisers:
Dr Raluca Radulescu (
Dr Ros Allen (

CFP: Reading & Writing Practices Provincial Society c.1300-1700 (UK) (6/30/07; 9/22/07)

Wednesday, May 2, 2007 - 6:55pm

Canterbury Christ Church University &
Canterbury Cathedral Archives and Library

Call for Papers for the Renaissance Colloquium:

Reading and Writing in Provincial Society 1300-1700

Saturday 22nd September 2007

'...To understand the use of the materials we are investigating within
the precise, local specific context that alone gave them meaning. This
context might be ritual, political or at once religious and national.'
Roger Chartier The Culture of Print (1989)

CFP: The Heroic Age (10/1/07; journal issue)

Thursday, April 26, 2007 - 10:06pm

As the end of the year and Congress and Leeds approach in the coming
weeks, please keep in mind the following upcoming issues of The
Heroic Age:

The Heroic Age Issue 12: Early Medieval Languages and Linguistics
(January 2008)

CFP: UVa-Wise Medieval/Renaissance (undergrad) (7/1/07; 9/20/07-9/22/07)

Thursday, April 26, 2007 - 10:05pm
John Adrian

Medieval/Renaissance Conference XXI

The University of Virginia's College at Wise

September 20-22, 2007

The University of Virginia's College at Wise, Medieval-Renaissance Conference
is pleased to announce a call for undergraduate papers for the upcoming
Medieval-Renaissance Conference, September 20-22, 2007.

Papers by undergraduates covering any area of Medieval and Renaissance studies
are welcome. Abstracts for papers should be 250-300 words in length and
should be accompanied by a brief letter of recommendation from a faculty

Abstracts may be submitted electronically or by regular mail by July 1 to:

UPDATE: Medievalism Transformed (grad) (UK) (5/4/07; 6/16/07)

Friday, April 13, 2007 - 9:31pm
Medievalism Transformed


Call for Papers

Medievalism Transformed:
Medieval Expression

A one-day interdisciplinary postgraduate conference, June 16, 2007.

Inviting abstracts for the third annual Medieval Studies conference, a one day
interdisciplinary event, at the University of Wales, Bangor. We will be
convening to explore the medieval world and its sustained impact on subsequent
culture and thought.

This year's theme is Medieval Expression. All topics within the general scope
of the conference will be considered, including:

CFP: Pre-1700 English (4/6/07; PAMLA, 11/2/07-11/3/07)

Friday, April 6, 2007 - 9:58pm
Kendra Smith

The Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association will be holding its
annual conference this year on Nov. 2-3 at Western Washington University in
Bellingham, WA.

I still have openings for the Pre-1700 English Literature session. If you
are interested, please send a 500 word proposal and a 50 word abstract,
accompanied with any audio-visual requirements, to:

or fax to: 530.752.5013

The deadline for proposals is April 6, 2007, and presentors must become
members of PAMLA by April 15.

Full details for the conference, as well as the original published CFP, can
be accessed at:

UPDATE: Early Female Cultures (4/6/07; PAMLA,11/2/07-11/3/07)

Wednesday, April 4, 2007 - 7:55pm

Call for Papers:
Proposals for presentations are invited for the Female Cultures session at the
2007 PAMLA Conference in Bellingham, WA on Nov. 2 and 3, 2007.
The session will feature papers concerning societies in which women's power is
celebrated. Presentations may reflect a broad area of interest from cultures
earlier than the Greco-Roman patriarchy to later more contemporary societies.
Submit proposals to Sarah Schuetze at by April 6, 2007 (new

UPDATE: Beowulf and Related Topics (4/6/07; PAMLA, 11/2/07-11/3/07)

Wednesday, April 4, 2007 - 7:49pm
Amanda Uvalle

UPDATE: Submissions deadline extended to April 6, 2007
  Beowulf and Related Topics
  Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association Annual Conference, 2007
  November 2-3, 2007
  Western Washington University
  Bellingham, WA
  Paper proposals are requested for any aspect of Beowulf or the writings of the Anglo-Saxon period.
  Please send 500-word proposals and a brief academic bio to by April 6, 2007 (in body of email, please no attachments).
  For more information visit the PAMLA website at