UVA-Wise Medieval/Renaissance, Sept. 21-23, 2017 (Undergrad) (proposals by July 1, 2017)

deadline for submissions: 
July 1, 2017
full name / name of organization: 
University of Virginia's College at Wise
contact email: 

Medieval-Renaissance Conference XXXI
Undergraduate Sessions
The University of Virginia’s College at Wise
September 21-23, 2017

Keynote Address:  “Historiated Bruts: How Manuscript Illustration Twisted History in the fifteenth-Century English Chronicle”—Elizabeth J. Bryan, Brown University

The University of Virginia's College at Wise’s Medieval-Renaissance Conference is pleased to accept abstracts for our thirty-first conference.  The conference is an open event that promotes scholarly discussion in all disciplines of Medieval and Renaissance studies.  Papers by undergraduates covering any area of medieval and renaissance studies—including literature, language, history, philosophy, science, pedagogy, and the arts—are welcome.  Abstracts for papers should be around 300 words in length and should be accompanied by a brief letter of recommendation from a faculty sponsor (the latter can be mailed or emailed separately).  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.


Abstracts (and letters) should be submitted electronically or by regular mail by July 1, 2017 to:


John Adrian

University of Virginia’s College at Wise

One College Ave

Wise, VA 24293

(276) 376-4588