UVA Wise Medieval-Renaissance, Sept. 17-19, 2020 (Undergrad CFP)

deadline for submissions: 
July 1, 2020
full name / name of organization: 
Center for Medieval-Renaissance Studies
contact email: 

UVA Wise Medieval-Renaissance Conference XXXIV

Undergraduate Sessions

The University of Virginia’s College at Wise

September 17-19, 2020


Keynote Address:  

“A Saint for One Season, or Who Was Mary Magdalen?”—Elizabeth Rhodes, Boston College

The University of Virginia's College at Wise’s Medieval-Renaissance Conference is pleased to accept abstracts for our thirty-fourth 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, 2020 to:


John Mark Adrian

University of Virginia’s College at Wise

One College Ave

Wise, VA 24293

(276) 376-4588