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Early Modern Conferences

Recent CFPs from early modern blogs for upcoming conferences, seminars, workshops and similar events that are likely to be of interest to early modernists (more info).     This page only includes CFPs posted within the last few weeks; for older posts, you'll need to search the post categories (try "conference", "cfp", etc). • Plus: CFPs from elsewhere

CFP: Spain & the American Revolution, June 2018, at Johns Hopkins

Call for Papers: “Spain and the American Revolution” Conference (June 2018) Call for Papers The Sons of the American Revolution (SAR) Ninth...
From EM Spanish History Notes on 20 Jan 2017

The Literary Interface – Call For Papers

The Literary Interface 2018 Literary Studies Convention Australian National University, Canberra July 4-7, 2018 An interface describes a surface or plane...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 20 Jan 2017

Water, Gods and the Iconography of Early Modern Power – Call For Papers

A donde Neptuno reina: Water, Gods and the Iconography of Early Modern Power (16th–18th Centuries) CHAM Conference—Oceans and Shores: Heritage,...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 20 Jan 2017

CFP: The Street and the City – Thresholds

The call for papers for the conference entitled “The Street and the City – Thresholds” (due 28 Feb, Lisbon, Portugal) is available here...
From Early Modern Architecture on 19 Jan 2017

Call for Papers | Fashion and Textiles between France and England

Images: Matthew Darly, The Flower Garden, etching and engraving with watercolor, London, 1 May 1777 (New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art); and wool...
From Enfilade on 19 Jan 2017

The Past is Back on Stage – Medieval and Early Modern England on the Contemporary Stage – Call For Papers

The Past is Back on Stage – Medieval and Early Modern England on the Contemporary Stage EMMA, University Paul-Valéry Montpellier 3, France...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 19 Jan 2017

Call for Papers | The Street and the City: Thresholds

From the conference website: The Street and the City: Thresholds University of Lisbon, 5–7 April 2017 The Street and the City: Thresholds is the...
From Enfilade on 18 Jan 2017

CALL FOR PAPERS: Borderlines XXI: Authority in the Medieval and Early Modern World

This conference will be held in University College Cork, 14-16 April 2017. Proposals for both papers and panels are welcomed from postgraduate and postdoctoral...
From The Renaissance Diary on 17 Jan 2017

Call for Papers | Source: Notes in the History of Art

Source: Notes in the History of Art We welcome essays on art from any period or geographical area of interest. Our concise format—up to 2500 words...
From Enfilade on 17 Jan 2017

Appel à communication : Workshop D’autres regards sur les Le Nain (Louvre Lens, 5-6 mai 2017)

D’autres regards sur les Le Nain Journées d’études Musée du Louvre-Lens, 5-6 mai 2017 Date limite : 15 février...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 15 Jan 2017

Appel à communication : Global History. Visual Culture and Itinerancies (Lisbonne, 14-16 septembre 2017)

Global History, Visual Culture and Itinerancies (Lisbon, 14-16 Sep 17) Deadline: Mar 31, 2017 III International Workshop Changes and Continuities. Global...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 15 Jan 2017

Appel à communication : « Images, réalités et fictions des rapports Nord-Sud » (Troyes, 23 mars 2017)

Cette journée d’études constitue la première étape d’un programme de recherche (PHC Tassili) qui comprend l’organisation...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 14 Jan 2017

CFP: Streets, Routes, Methods I: Reflections on Paths, Spaces and Temporalities

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Streets, Routes, Methods I:  Reflections on Paths, Spaces and Temporalities” (due 31...
From Early Modern Architecture on 13 Jan 2017

Call for Papers | Water, Gods, and the Iconography of Power

Design for a Carriage Built by Andrea Cornely after a design by Ciro Ferri, engraving published in An Account of His Excellence, Roger Earl of Castelmaine’s...
From Enfilade on 13 Jan 2017

The Modern Invention of Dynasty: A Global Intellectual History, 1500-2000 – Call For Papers

The Modern Invention of Dynasty: A Global Intellectual History, 1500-2000 University of Birmingham 21-23 September, 2017 What is dynasty? Historians rarely...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 13 Jan 2017

Call for Papers and Images of Research: EMREM Postgraduate Forum, Birmingham, May 2017

Annual Symposium and Images of Research Exhibition Thursday 18th and Friday 19th May 2017 Papers and images of research are…
From The Early Modern Intelligencer on 12 Jan 2017

Imitation and Innovation: Uses of the Past in the Medieval and Early Modern World, Durham, July 2017

The Eleventh MEMSA Conference, 11 – 12 July 2017, Durham University The use of the past is a theme which…
From The Early Modern Intelligencer on 12 Jan 2017

Tangible Cities: Materiality and Identity in Southern Italy (1100 – 1800) – Call For Papers

Tangible Cities: Materiality and Identity in Southern Italy (1100 – 1800) Bibliotheca Hertziana – Max-Planck-Institut für Kunstgeschichte,...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 12 Jan 2017

CFP: National Humanities Conference 2017

The call for papers for the National Humanities Conference 2017 (due 15 Mar, Boston, Massachusetts, USA) is available here and under “Calls...
From Early Modern Architecture on 11 Jan 2017

CFP: Fantasy in Reality: Architecture, Representation, Reproduction

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Fantasy in Reality: Architecture, Representation, Reproduction” (due 26 Jan, London, UK) is...
From Early Modern Architecture on 10 Jan 2017

Call for Articles | French Porcelain, 1789–1918

Makers, Markets, and Museums: French Porcelain in the Long Nineteenth Century, 1789–1918 The French Porcelain Society Journal 7 (2018) Proposals...
From Enfilade on 10 Jan 2017

CFP: Resonance and Remembrance: An Interdisciplinary Bell Studies Symposium

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Resonance and Remembrance: An Interdisciplinary Bell Studies Symposium” (due 15 Jan, Ann Arbor,...
From Early Modern Architecture on 8 Jan 2017

CALL FOR PAPERS: International Conference Splendid Encounters VI: Correspondence and Information Exchange in Diplomacy (1300-1750)

Nova University of Lisbon28th — 30th September 2017Splendid Encounters 6 is one of a series of international and interdisciplinary conferences which...
From The Renaissance Diary on 6 Jan 2017

CFP: Caves et celliers au Moyen Âge et à l’Epoque moderne

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Caves et celliers au Moyen Âge et à l’Epoque moderne” (due 30 Jan, Tours,...
From Early Modern Architecture on 6 Jan 2017

CFP: Writing Women’s Friendship in Early Modern England (1/12/17; 5/27-29/17)

Seeking a third paper to complete a panel on writing women’s friendships in the early modern period to be presented at the annual meeting of the...
From Everything Early Modern Women on 6 Jan 2017

CALL FOR PAPERS: Scientiae 2017 - Extended Deadline

Proposals are invited for the sixth annual Scientiae conference on disciplines of knowing in the early modern world (roughly 1400-1800), which will take...
From The Renaissance Diary on 6 Jan 2017

CFP: Jacques-François Blondel et l’enseignement de l’architecture. La dernière leçon de l’architecture « à la française »

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Jacques-François Blondel et l’enseignement de l’architecture La dernière...
From Early Modern Architecture on 5 Jan 2017

Shakespeare and the Pedagogies of Justice – Call For Papers

Shakespeare and the Pedagogies of Justice Shakespeare scholars regularly encounter social justice issues in the material that we study and teach. Most...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 5 Jan 2017

Call for Papers | Jacques-François Blondel

From the appel à communications: Jacques-François Blondel et l’enseignement de l’architecture La dernière leçon de...
From Enfilade on 4 Jan 2017

CFP: Universitas del Mediterráneo al Pacífico. Pluralidad, hegemonías y sincretismos en el arte del mundo hispánico de los siglos XV y XVI

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Universitas del Mediterráneo al Pacífico. Pluralidad, hegemonías y sincretismos...
From Early Modern Architecture on 2 Jan 2017

Hakluyt Society Research Funding 2017

The Hakluyt Society wishes all its members and followers a happy and prosperous 2017. For the second year in succession, the Society invites applications...
From Richard who? on 2 Jan 2017

Fashioning Dress: Sewing and Skill, 1500-1850 – Call For Papers

Fashioning Dress: Sewing and Skill, 1500-1850 Conference and Historical Sewing Skills Workshop University of Warwick 19 May, 2017 Keynote Speaker: Dr Chloe...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 2 Jan 2017

Appel à communication : Beyond Reproductive Printmaking (Dresde, 18-19 sept. 2017)

Beyond Reproductive Printmaking (Dresden, 18-19 Sep 17) Dresden, September 18 – 19, 2017 Deadline: Feb 15, 2017 Beyond Reproductive Printmaking....
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 1 Jan 2017

Appel à communication : Matérialité et identité dans l’Italie du Sud, 1100-1800 (Rome, 6-7 juillet 2017)

Tangible Cities Materiality and Identity in Southern Italy (1100 – 1800) 6 – 7 July, 2017 Bibliotheca Hertziana – Max Planck Institute...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 1 Jan 2017

Appel à communication : Landscape Representation in Contemporary Photographic Practices (Berlin, 16-18 juin 2017)

New Territories: Landscape Representation in Contemporary Photographic Practices International Workshop 16, 17 and 18 June 2017, Humboldt-Universität...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 1 Jan 2017

Queer/Adaptation – Call For Papers

Submissions are sought for a collection of essays tentatively titled Queer/Adaptation. Please send inquiries and proposals of 300-­400 words to Pamela...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 31 Dec 2016

CFP: Prison/exile: Controlled Spaces in Early Modern Europe

Call for Papers: Prison/Exile: Controlled Spaces in Early Modern Europe 10–11 March 2017 | Ertegun House, University of Oxford   This conference...
From Dissenting Experience on 23 Dec 2016

Culture and Violence – Call For Papers

“Culture and Violence” 38th Annual Medieval and Renaissance Forum Keene State College, Keene, NH, USA 21-22 April, 2017 Keynote speaker: Professor...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 30 Dec 2016

The Association of Adaptation Studies 12th Annual Conference – Call For Papers

‘Returns’ The Association of Adaptation Studies 12th Annual Conference De Montfort University, Leicester 18-19 September, 2017 The Association...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 29 Dec 2016

Appel à communication : « Caves et celliers au Moyen Âge et à l’Epoque moderne » (Tours, 4-6 octobre 2017)

Colloque : Caves et celliers au Moyen Âge et à l’Epoque moderne (Tours : CESR- UMR/CNRS 7323) Présentation et objectifs : Ce...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 17 Dec 2016

Appel à communication : « Intervenir. Art et architecture dans l’espace public européen du XIXe au XXIe siècle » (Paris, 18 mai 2017)

Date limite d’envoi des propositions : 6 février 2017 Date et lieu de la journée d’études : jeudi 18 mai 2017, Paris,...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 17 Dec 2016

Appel à candidature : « Les crises patrimoniales. Repenser le temps et ses incarnations en Méditerranée » (Madrid, 22 mai-26 mai 2017)

ATELIER DOCTORAL Date limite d’inscription : 26 janvier 2017 https://www.casadevelazquez.org/recherche-scientifique/news/les-crises-patrimoniales/...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 17 Dec 2016

Appel à communication : « La critique d’arts : regards croisés entre la France, la RFA et la RDA dans les années 1960-1980 » (Berlin, 16-17 juin 2017 et Paris, 26-27 septembre 2017)

COLLOQUE INTERNATIONAL La critique d’arts : regards croisés entre la France, la RFA et la RDA dans les années 1960-1980 Berlin, Centre...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 15 Dec 2016

CFP: Tangible Cities: Materiality and Identity in Southern Italy (1100 – 1800)

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Tangible Cities: Materiality and Identity in Southern Italy (1100 – 1800)” (due 29 Jan,...
From Early Modern Architecture on 19 Dec 2016

CFP: Electronic Melbourne Art Journal

The ongoing call for articles by the Electronic Melbourne Art Journal is available here and under “Calls for Books, Articles…”...
From Early Modern Architecture on 16 Dec 2016

“Reckoning with Slavery” Conference in 2017

The Lapidus Center for the Historical Analysis of Transatlantic Slavery at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, part of the New York Public...
From Boston 1775 on 27 Dec 2016

Bedchamber Scenes/Scènes de lit in European Early Modern Drama – Call For Papers

Bedchamber Scenes/Scènes de lit in European Early Modern Drama University of Georgia Special Collections Libraries, Athens, Georgia, USA April 12-13,...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 27 Dec 2016

Reparative Histories 2: The Making, Re-making and Un-making of ‘Race’ – Call For Papers

Reparative Histories 2: The Making, Re-making and Un-making of ‘Race’ Centre for Research in Memory, Narrative and Histories, University of...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 23 Dec 2016

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