Update: Coming Up in Medieval and Early Modern Studies

Calls for Papers Affective Habitus: New Environmental Histories of Botany, Zoology and Emotions The Fifth Bienial Conference of the Assosication for the Study of Literature, Environment and Culture, Australia and New Zealand 19-21 June 2014 Humanities Research Centre, Australian National University, Canberra An Environmental Humanities collaboratory with the ARC Centre of Excellence for the History … Continue reading Update: Coming Up in Medieval and Early Modern Studies

Call for Papers – From Byzantium to Clontarf: Emotional, Intellectual and Spiritual Perceptions in the Construction and Reception of the Early Medieval Past

From Byzantium to Clontarf: Emotional, Intellectual and Spiritual Perceptions in the Construction and Reception of the Early Medieval Past The 10th conference of the Australian Early Medieval Association (AEMA) Macquarie University, Sydney 7–8 February, 2014 AEMA’s 10th conference spans the eight centuries from late antiquity through to the twelfth century, extending from the Byzantine capital … Continue reading Call for Papers – From Byzantium to Clontarf: Emotional, Intellectual and Spiritual Perceptions in the Construction and Reception of the Early Medieval Past

Second Call for Papers – Urban Culture and Ideologies in Medieval and Early Modern Europe: c. 1100-1600

Urban Culture and Ideologies in Medieval and Early Modern Europe: c.1100-1600 Massey University, Albany Campus, Auckland, New Zealand 30-31 January, 2014 This conference will focus on the textual traditions of the urban world: the literature of all kinds produced in the urban context, from chronicles to song, illumination to speech acts. Its main theme is … Continue reading Second Call for Papers – Urban Culture and Ideologies in Medieval and Early Modern Europe: c. 1100-1600

Reminder! Call for Papers: Cerae Journal

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

Call for Papers – Urban Culture and Ideologies in Medieval and Early Modern Europe

Thursday 30 January 2014 - Friday 31 January 2014  Massey University, Albany Campus, Auckland, New Zealand  Conference Website This conference will focus on the textual traditions of the urban world: the literature of all kinds produced in the urban context, from chronicles to song, illumination to speech acts. Its main theme is notions of ‘urbanity’. … Continue reading Call for Papers – Urban Culture and Ideologies in Medieval and Early Modern Europe

Call for Papers – Children’s Literature, Childhood Death, and the Emotions 1500-1800

The University of Western Australia 5-6 December, 2013 Conference Website Confirmed plenary speakers from the Children’s Literature Unit in the School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics, Newcastle University, UK: Kate Chedgzoy, Professor of Renaissance Literature and Head of School Matthew Grenby, Professor of Eighteenth-Century Studies Kimberley Reynolds, Professor of Children’s Literature Proposals are invited … Continue reading Call for Papers – Children’s Literature, Childhood Death, and the Emotions 1500-1800

Call for Papers – CMEMS/PMRG Conference: Textuality, Technology, Materiality in the Medieval and Early Modern World

The convenors of the 19th Annual Conference of the Perth Medieval and Renaissance Group, co-sponsored by the UWA Centre for Medieval and Early Modern Studies, welcome abstracts (c.200 words) for 20-minute papers exploring medieval and early modern cultures of technology, textuality, and materiality, c.600 to 1800 CE. We welcome proposals for papers (or panels of … Continue reading Call for Papers – CMEMS/PMRG Conference: Textuality, Technology, Materiality in the Medieval and Early Modern World