CFP: New England Renaissance Conference (grad) (10/15/06; 11/4/06)

full name / name of organization: 
Kevin Petersen

The Massachusetts Center for Renaissance Studies at the University of
Massachusetts, Amherst will host our annual graduate student conference
on Saturday, November 4, 2006. Graduate students are invited to submit
abstracts for a ten to fifteen minute paper on any range of topics or
approaches, including textual studies, new theoretical applications,
performance history, Renaissance philosophy, print culture, religious
studies, material studies, and Renaissance classicism. The purpose of
the conference is to provide graduate students in the New England area
and beyond with an opportunity to share their work and place it in a
greater context of interests and concerns. The conference is designed
to foster conversation among students who share similar challenges and
construct a space where participants may expect serious feedback on
their work.

Please send an abstract no longer than 250 words by email or email
attachment to Kevin Petersen ( by October
15, 2006.

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