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