The Eleventh International Margaret Cavendish Society Conference (18 TO 21 JUNE, 2015)
VENUE: Nicosia Museum (Centre for Visual Arts and Research), Cyprus
Host: Centre for Visual Arts and Research (CVAR) with the support of the Cornaro Institute, Cyprus College of Art
THEME: Mediterranean and cross-cultural influences upon Cavendish's writings
The theme may include topics such as
- Cross-cultural influences in relation to trade, art, literature, piracy and captivity
- Classical (Greco-Roman) identities, philosophy, literature, art and culture
- International conversations in science and philosophy including botany, animal husbandry,
general agriculture, mathematics, etc.
We will begin considering abstracts on the 1st of September, 2014.
Registration form due by November 15th, 2014.
Early modernists and modernists from all disciplines (e.g. history of science, literature, philosophy, history, political theory, etc.) are invited to submit proposals for papers related to the theme of the conference.
PAPER PROPOSALS: 20-minute papers are invited on topics related directly or indirectly to the theme of the conference.
ABSTRACTS of 150 to 200 words should be emailed to the conference organizers.
Lisa Walters: Elizabeth.email@example.com
Sara Mendelson: Mendelso@univmail.cis.mcmaster.ca
Brandie Siegfried: Brandie_Siegfried@byu.edu
Jim Fitzmaurice: firstname.lastname@example.org
Alexandra G. Bennett: email@example.com