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Call for Papers – 55th International Congress on Medieval Studies

Paper proposals are sought for General Sessions of the 55th International Congress on Medieval Studies (May 7-10, 2020). Papers on topics in any and all areas of medieval studies (defined about as broadly as you can imagine) are welcome. The … Continue reading

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Call for Papers – Digital Medievalists

Digital methods are by definition at the border of Medieval Studies. This bold statement is primarily justified by the observation that the application of digital methods is triggered by a research community outside Medieval Studies, i.e. Computer Science and New … Continue reading

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Call for Papers – Bending the Knee: Proskynesis, Genuflection, and Bowing Rituals in the Medieval World (Sessions I and II)

Call For Papers The 55th International Congress on Medieval Studies at Kalamazoo, May 7–10, 2020 Bending the Knee: Proskynesis, Genuflection, and Bowing Rituals in the Medieval World (Sessions I and II) Various pre-modern cultural traditions managed interactions between members of … Continue reading

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Call for Sessions: Mary Jaharis Center Sponsored Panel at Leeds 2020

To encourage the integration of Byzantine studies within the scholarly community and medieval studies in particular, the Mary Jaharis Center for Byzantine Art and Culture seeks proposals for a Mary Jaharis Center sponsored session at the 27th International Medieval Congress, … Continue reading

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Call for Papers – 55th International Congress on Medieval Studies

CALL FOR PAPERS 55th International Congress on Medieval Studies, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, May 7-10, 2020 Sponsored by the Program in Medieval Studies at Yale University Session 1: Violating Sacred Space Sacred space is, in part, defined by its possible … Continue reading

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Call for Papers – “Faith/Fashion/Forward: `Dress’ and the Sacred”

Call for Papers “Faith/Fashion/Forward: `Dress’ and the Sacred” A Special Issue of Religion and the Arts Guest Editor: Frederick S. Roden Religion and the Arts solicits essays for a special issue on the intersectionality of fashion and holiness.  In the wake of The … Continue reading

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Call for Papers -Eighth Annual Symposium on Medieval and Renaissance Studies

CALL FOR PAPERS Eighth Annual Symposium on Medieval and Renaissance Studies June 15-17, 2020 Saint Louis University Saint Louis, Missouri The Eighth Annual Symposium on Medieval and Renaissance Studies (June 15-17, 2020) is a convenient summer venue in North America for scholars … Continue reading

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Call for Papers – Othello’s Island 2020

The 8th Annual Conference on Medieval and Early Modern Studies 6 to 9 April 2020 – Centre for Visual Arts and Research, Nicosia, Cyprus In association with the Department of English Studies, University of Cyprus Held annually since 2012, Othello’s Island … Continue reading

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Call for Papers – When a Text Becomes a Book: Theoretical Reflections on Paratextuality of Medieval Literature

Organizers: Friederike Richter (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin/University of Zurich) and Lukas Rösli (University of Zurich) Sponsor: SNSF Ambizione project “Gedächtniskultur im Paratext – Textränder altnordischer Prosahandschriften”, University of Zurich The aim is to focus attention on features of medieval literature that … Continue reading

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Call for Papers – Romance and the Animal Turn at ICMS 2020

The animal turn has become hugely influential in medieval scholarship over the last decade. However, the contributions of ecofeminism and queer ecology have often been side-lined. Nevertheless, scholars are increasingly finding these modes of analysis to offer useful ways of … Continue reading

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