Sidney at Kalamazoo 2019

deadline for submissions: 
September 22, 2018
full name / name of organization: 
International Sidney Society
contact email: 

The International Sidney Society invites proposals for two Sponsored Sessions at the Interational Congress on Medieval Studies focused on the life and work of Philip and Mary Sidney and/or the life and work of 16th and 17th century writers within their literary, religious, and political spheres of affiliation and influence.  We welcome both traditional and innovative imaginings of "the Sidney Circle." 

The Congress is the site of the International Sidney Society's annual meeting, bringing together leading scholars in the field with emerging voices.  The conference will be held May 9-12, 2019 at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, Michigan.  Travel fellowships for graduate students are available on a competitive basis. 

Please submit abstracts of 250 words along with a Participant Information Form required by the Congress (available at: to Nandra Perry ( by September 22nd.