Sponsored Panel for RSA Dublin, 2021

deadline for submissions: 
July 30, 2020
full name / name of organization: 
Renaissance Conference of Southern California
contact email: 

Call for Panel Proposals 
Renaissance Society of America Conference 
Dublin, Ireland, 7–10 April 2021 
Renaissance Conference of Southern California (RCSC)-Sponsored Panels

As an Associate Organization of the Renaissance Society of America, RCSC will be sponsoring one session at next year’s RSA conference in Dublin (7–10 April 2021). We seek proposals for complete panels on any subject of the Renaissance world. Please see the details below about what is expected to propose a panel, or consult the RSA conference website. Per RSA rules, graduate students are permitted on panels, but they must be within 1-2 years of defending their dissertations.

Please be advised that all participants in the RSA conference are responsible for their own costs associated with travel, lodging, and registration, and must become members of the Renaissance Society of America. Participants in an RCSC-sponsored panel should also be members of RCSC.

The deadline for consideration is 30 July 2020. Please send your submission (the panel proposal and the information about each paper presenter) to the current RCSC president Barbara Mello (barbara.mello@csulb.edu).

For a Panel proposal, you will need:

  • panel title
  • panel abstract (250 words maximum)
  • panel keywords
  • a/v requests
  • panel chair
  • respondent (optional)
  • general discipline area (History, Art History, Literature, or other)

Each paper presenter must provide:

  • paper title
  • paper abstract (150-word maximum)
  • curriculum vitae (.pdf or .doc upload) (300-word maximum)
  • PhD completion date (past or expected)
  • full name, current affiliation, and email address