Weekly update: coming up in Medieval and Early Modern Studies

Calls for Papers

Authority and Knowledge: People, Policy, Politics – Call For Papers
The University of Melbourne
13-14 February 2014
Proposals due 30 November 2013.
See the conference website for more information.

“Shakespearean Perceptions”: The 12th Biennial International Conference of the Australian and New Zealand Shakespeare Association (ANZSA)
The University of Southern Queensland
2-4 October 2014
Proposals due 29 April 2014.
See the conference website for more information.


The Enlightenment and the Development of Philsophical Anthropology
CCANESA Boardroom, Madsen Building F09, Eastern Avenue, University of Sydney
4 – 6 November 2013
More information here

Mapping Our World: Terra Incognita to Australia
National Library of Australia, Canberra
7 November 2013 – 10 March 2013
Open 10:00am – 5:00pm
More information available on the exhibition website 

Bibliography in the Digital Age
State Library of New South Wales, Sydney
20 – 22 November 2013
The annual conference of the Bibliographical Society of Australia and New Zealand. More information here.

Free Performance
J.C. Pepusch’s Venus & Adonis (1715) 
University of Queensland Art Museum
23 and 26 November 2013
More information on the CHE Website

Fire Stories
University of Melbourne
4-6 December 2013
More information here

Children’s Literature, Childhood Death and the Emotions 1500-1800
University of Western Australia
5-6 December 2013


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