As a historian first and foremost, the theme for Ceræ’s second issue - ‘Transitions, Fractures, and Fragments’ – has resonated with me on a fundamentally historiographical level. Historiography in the twentieth century has seen the undoing of the great narratives of progress and division, or transition and fracture, that divided history into epochs such as … Continue reading Michael Ovens on the theme ‘Transitions, Fractures, and Fragments’
EXTENDED DEADLINE: 14 NOVEMBER 2013 Emotions in History: Ceræ, an Australasian Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies Ceræ: An Australasian Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies would like to invite submissions for its inaugural issue on the theme ‘Emotions in History’, sponsored by the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions. Submissions … Continue reading EXTENDED DEADLINE (14 Nov 2013): Call for Papers
by MICHAEL OVENS “Imagine… that our minds contain a block of wax… Let us call it the gift of the Muses’ mother, Memory, and say that whenever we wish to remember something we see or hear or conceive in our own minds, we hold this wax under the perceptions or ideas and imprint them on … Continue reading So What Does Ceræ Mean, Anyway?
We have been working hard on our new website hosted by Open Journal Systems and we are delighted to announce that it is now ready to use! The site can be found here or by clicking on the link in the menu above. This site allows users to submit their articles online, streamlines the reviewing processes … Continue reading A new beginning: launch of our Open Journal Systems site
A reminder that submissions for the first issue of Cerae Journal are due by 31 October 2013! This inaugural issue will be on the theme of 'Emotions in History' and is sponsored by the Australia Research Council Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions. The ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions … Continue reading Reminder! Call for Papers: Cerae Journal
Thanks to a generous donation from the Centre for Medieval and Early Modern Studies at the University of Western Australia, the ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions Essay Prize for the best essay published in the inaugural edition of Ceræ has increased from $200 to $400.
Ceræ is a new journal in the field of medieval and early modern studies founded by a group of enthusiastic postgraduate students based at Australasian universities. Although Australasia has a number of high-quality postgraduate journals, it lacked a postgraduate journal dedicated to the field of medieval and early modern studies. Inspired by developments in the field … Continue reading Welcome to Impressions, the blog of Cerae Journal!