Weekly Update: Coming Up in Medieval and Early Modern Studies

A 1496 copy of the German calendar created by Johannes Von Gmunden (c.1380-1443).  - Copy

Calls for Papers

The Afterlives of Pastoral
University of Queensland
7-8 July 2014
Please submit a 250-word proposal together with a 100-word biographical note to the conference organisers at pastoralafterlives[at]gmail[dot]com by Friday, 10 January 2014. Proposals for panels are welcome.
For more information, see the conference website.


Public Lecture
‘The Luttrell Psalter: Imaging England on the Eve of the Black Death’ – Michelle Brown, Emerita Professor of Medieval Manuscripts, University of London
Thursday 28 November 2013
University of Western Australia
Webb Lecture Theatre. 6.00pm. Please RSVP to Anne Scott.

Public Lecture 
“The Crone, the Witch, and the Library in Renaissance Italy” by Professor Pat Simons 
Friday 29 November 2013, 11:30am-12:45pm
CCANESA Boardroom, Madsen Building F09, University of Sydney
For more information see the event webpage.

Twelfth Night – Shakespeare in the Park (WA)
3 January – 14 February 2014
Kings Park, Western Australia
More information on the Shakespeare WA website.

Museums, Collecting, Agency: A Symposium
Australian Museum, Sydney
April 1-2, 2014
To register or for more information, visit the symposium website.