Renaissance Landscapes: Banff, Canada September 15-18, 2022 65th Annual Conference for the Pacific Northwest Renaissance Society

deadline for submissions: 
May 15, 2022
full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Northwest Renaissance Society
contact email: 

Call for Papers: Renaissance Landscapes

A call for papers for the 65th annual conference of the Pacific Northwest Renaissance Society

Location: Banff Park Lodge Resort, Banff, Alberta, Canada
Conference dates: September 15 to 18, 2022

Plenary Speakers:

Professor Mary Floyd-Wilson, UNC Chapel Hill

Professor Janelle Jenstad, The University of Victoria


We welcome proposals for papers, panels, roundtables, or other formats for in-person presentations. Topics may, but need not, include:

• How spaces relate to literary representations and political or philosophical ideas.

• How places confront or support artistic and literary conventions.

• How performances embody issues associated with spaces and places.

Abstracts, sessions, and roundtable proposals due May 15, 2022.

Please send a 250-word proposal via email to: and
Subject line: PNRS Conference


Hotel information:

Covid-19 protocols will be updated on our website

Join us for free lunch hikes in the beautiful Rocky Mountains, as well as excursions to Lake Louise and Moraine Lake for an additional cost.

Let’s reconnect with the PNRS community in Banff!