UVA Wise Medieval-Renaissance Conference XXXV

deadline for submissions: 
July 11, 2022
full name / name of organization: 
Center for Medieval-Renaissance Studies, University of Virginia's College at Wise
contact email: 

The Center for Medieval-Renaissance Studies of the University of Virginia's College at Wise announces

Medieval-Renaissance Conference XXXV, September 15-17, 2022


Keynote Address

                                                                                         Andrew Galloway

                                                                                         Cornell University

The Weight that English Carries: Vernacularity Before and After Chaucer

The University of Virginia’s College at Wise Medieval-Renaissance Conference promotes scholarly discussion in all disciplines of Medieval and Renaissance studies. The conference welcomes proposals for graduate and undergraduate papers and panels on Medieval or Renaissance literature, language, history, philosophy, science, pedagogy, and the arts.  Abstracts for papers should be 300 or fewer words; undergraduate proposals should include the name of a faculty mentor.  Proposals for panels should include: a) title of the panel; b) names and institutional affiliations of the chair and all panelists; c) abstracts for papers to be presented (300 or fewer words).  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.  For more information, please visit our website: https://www.uvawise.edu/academics/department-language-literature/medieva...


Deadline for Submissions Extended: July 11, 2022

Please indicate on your submissiom whether you plan to present in person or remote via Zoom

Please direct submissions on English Language and Literature and requests for general information to:

Kenneth J. Tiller, Department of Language and Literature, kjt9t@uvawise.edu


Submissions on Art, Music, and European Language and Literature:

Amelia J. Harris, Academic Dean, ajh7a@uvawise.edu  


Submissions on History or Philosophy: 

Donald Leech, Department of History and Philosophy, dl4fh@uvawise.edu


Submissions for Undergraduate Papers and Panels:

John Mark Adrian, Department of Language and Literature, jma6x@uvawise.edu