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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... Conference BlogsCFPs from elsewhere

Appel à communication : « Ergon et Parergon » (Nice, 1-2 février 2017)

L’ornement a largement disparu du monde contemporain, et plus encore du panthéon de ses valeurs. Un titre célèbre d’Adolf...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 26 Aug 2016

Appel à communication : « L’Art, machine à voyager dans le temps » (Mulhouse, 23-25 mars 2017)

Le voyage dans le temps (ou à travers les temps) est un vieux rêve de l’humanité, qui, comme tous les vieux rêves de l’humanité,...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 25 Aug 2016

ANZAMEMS 2017 – Reminder CFP Closes in One Week (on September 1)

A quick reminder that the Call For Papers for the 2017 ANZAMEMS conference which will be held at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, on 7-10...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 25 Aug 2016

Gender, Places, Spaces, Thresholds – Call For Papers

Gender, Places, Spaces, Thresholds Canterbury Christ Church University 12–15 January, 2017 Keynote Speakers: Anthony Bale Leonie Hicks Sheila Sweetinburgh...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 25 Aug 2016

Habitual Behaviour in Early Modern Europe – Call For Papers

Habitual Behaviour in Early Modern Europe Humanities Research Institute, University of Sheffield 1–2 June, 2017 Conference Website ‘Habit,...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 25 Aug 2016

CfP: 5th Annual Multi-Disciplinary Conference on Medieval, Renaissance and Early Modern Studies, Nicosia, Cyprus.

We wish to invite you, your colleagues and your research students to submit proposals for papers to present at the …Continue reading →

CfP: ‘Emotion and Otherness in Middle English Theatre’

Leeds International Medieval Congress, 3-6 July 2017 In accordance with the 2017 Congress’ special thematic strand on otherness, this session …Continue...

CfP: Performance as Research, Leeds International Medieval Congress

July 3-6, 2017. Sponsored by the Medieval English Theatre Society Performance as Research This panel seeks papers from participants who are …Continue...

CFP: Papers for the 2017 ASECS conference

The 2017 American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies conference will be held in Minneapolis (MN), from March 30 – April 2; for more information,...

Medical Practice in Early Modern Britain in Comparative Perspective – Call For Papers

Medical Practice in Early Modern Britain in Comparative Perspective University of Exeter (UK) 4-6 September, 2017 Papers are invited for an international...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 24 Aug 2016

Appel à communication : « La première impression : visages, vêtements et corps. 1600-1800 /’First Impressions’: Faces, Clothes, and Bodies, 1600-1800 » (York, 10 novembre 2016)

In the early modern world, ‘first impressions’ played a central role in the establishment and maintenance of individual and group identities;...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 23 Aug 2016

Appel à communication : « Diffamation : art et littérature de l’infamie » (Montréal, 22-23 mai 2017)

Liée ou pas à l’atteinte à la vie privée, la diffamation constitue, d’après la Loi du 29 Juillet 1881 en...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 22 Aug 2016

Complaints and Grievances, 1500-1750 – Call For Papers

Complaints and Grievances, 1500-1750 Reading Conference in Early Modern Studies Early Modern Research Centre, University of Reading 10-11 July, 2017 The...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 22 Aug 2016

Appel à communication : « Gender, places, spaces, thresholds » (Canterbury, 12-15 janvier 2017)

This is a Call for Papers for a three-day conference on the theme of ‘Gender and Place, Space, and Liminalities’ hosted by the long-running...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 19 Aug 2016

Appel à communication : « A l’Orientale. Collecting, Displaying and Appropriating Islamic Art and Architecture in the 19th and early 20th centuries (Zurich et Schaffhausen, 4-6 mai 2017)

Henri Moser Charlottenfelds (1844-1923), voyageur suisse en Orient, est considéré comme l’un des pionniers et amateurs de l’art...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 19 Aug 2016

CROMOHS 21 (2016): From Comparative to Global History: Assessing Relational Approaches to the Past (1400-1900) – Call For Papes

CROMOHS 21 (2016) – CAll for papers http://www.fupress.net/index.php/cromohs/index From Comparative to Global History: Assessing Relational Approaches...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 19 Aug 2016

Appel à communication : « Preserving transcultural heritage: your way or my way ?  » (Lisbonne, 5-8 juillet 2017)

The ARTIS – Institute of History of Art, School of Arts and Humanities of the University of Lisbon — and the ICOMOS Portugal are pleased to...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 18 Aug 2016

Special Issue of Etudes Epistémè: Profane Shakespeare – Call For Papers

Profane Shakespeare: Perfection, Pollution, and the Truth of Performance For its 33rd issue (Spring 2018), the online peer-reviewed journal Etudes Epistémè...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 18 Aug 2016

CFP: Preserving Transcultural Heritage: Your Way or My Way?

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Preserving Transcultural Heritage:  Your Way or My Way?” (due 31 Aug, Lisbon, Portugal)...
From Early Modern Architecture on 17 Aug 2016

Pre-Modernisms – Call For Papers

Pre-Modernisms 12th Annual Pearl Kibre Medieval Study Graduate Student Conference The Graduate Center, CUNY Friday, October 28th, 2016 As the famous sayings...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 17 Aug 2016

Appel à communication : « Les ruines résonnent encore de leurs pas. La circulation matérielle et immatérielle dans les monuments grecs (VIIe siècle – 31 avant JC) (Pessac, 3-4 novembre 2016)

Les recherches portant sur les monuments grecs ne croisent que rarement, ou de manière superficielle, celles relevant du domaine socio-historique....
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 16 Aug 2016

Text Analytics at Sheffield DH Congress

Earlier in the year, we issued a special call for papers, inviting others to join LDNA panel sessions at the Sheffield Digital Humanities...
From Linguistic DNA on 16 Aug 2016

Medieval Association of the Pacific 2017 Conference – Call For Papers

Medieval Association of the Pacific 2017 Conference Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, California 16–18 March 2017 The 51st Annual Meeting...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 16 Aug 2016

Encounters and Reimaginings: Medieval Scandinavia and the World – Call For Papers

Encounters and Reimaginings: Medieval Scandinavia and the World 2017 Berkeley Graduate Student Symposium University of California, Berkeley March 3-4,...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 16 Aug 2016

Call for Papers: International Conference: Medical Practice in Early Modern Britain in Comparative Perspective

Papers are invited for an international conference to be held at the University of Exeter (UK) on 4-6 September 2017, funded by the Wellcome Trust Senior...
From Early Modern Practitioners on 15 Aug 2016

Appel à communication : « Bodies in Flux / Corps en mutation : réécriture du corps dans la littérature médiévale, l’art et la culture. 1000-1450 » (Warwick, 20 mai 2017)

Qu’est-ce qu’avoir un corps ? Qu’est-ce que faire l’expérience du changement et de la transformation de ce corps ? L’accent...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 13 Aug 2016

CFP: Quotation, Quotation (34th Annual Conference of the Society of Architectural Historians, Australia and New Zealand)

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Quotation, Quotation (34th Annual Conference of the Society of Architectural Historians, Australia...
From Early Modern Architecture on 12 Aug 2016

Appel à communication : « Art du puissant, objet multiple. Médailles et jetons en Europe, de la Renaissance à la première guerre mondiale » (Paris, 30 mars-1er avril 2017)

Au XVe siècle, la médaille renaît dans les cours italiennes et revêt une valeur commémorative qui s’étend...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 12 Aug 2016

‘More than meets the page’: Printing Text and Images in Italy, 1570s-1700s – Call For Papers

‘More than meets the page’: Printing Text and Images in Italy, 1570s-1700s University of Warwick 4 March, 2017 Keynote Speakers: Dr Marika...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 12 Aug 2016

Appel à communication : « Les pratiques artistiques contemporaines et les problématiques de leur réception » (Siliana, 23-26 mars 2017)

Nous proposons d’aborder la question de l’art contemporain en portant l’attention aux modalités ou formes de sa diffusion et sa...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 10 Aug 2016

CfP: Cultures of Performance: a Celebration of the Work of Philip Butterworth

Medieval English Theatre Society Annual Meeting, University of Glasgow, 25th March 2017 The 2017 meeting honours Philip Butterworth, recently retired …Continue...

CfP: GENDER, PLACES, SPACES, THRESHOLDS

Canterbury Christ Church University, 12 – 15 January 2017 Keynote Speakers: Anthony Bale Leonie Hicks Sheila Sweetinburgh This is a …Continue...

CfP: Bodies in Flux: Rewriting the Body in Medieval Literature, Art and Culture 1000-145

University of Warwick, 20th May 2017 What is it to have a body? And to experience change and transformation through …Continue reading →

Appel à communication : congrès de l’Association of Art Historians — AAH (Loughborough, 6-8 avril 2017)

Le congrès de l’Association des historiens de l’art du Royaume-Uni (Association of Art Historians) célébrera en 2017 le...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 9 Aug 2016

Call for Papers | AAH 2017 at Loughborough University

Here are some of the intriguing thematic offerings proposed for the Association of Art Historians 2017 conference that could include eighteenth-century...
From Enfilade on 9 Aug 2016

Intersectionality – Call For Papers

Intersectionality The Medieval and Renaissance Graduate Association at The Ohio State University Fourth Annual Conference Columbus, OH October 14-15, 2016...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 9 Aug 2016

Ritual, Performance, and the Senses – Call For Papers

Ritual, Performance, and the Senses AVISTA Medieval Graduate Student Symposium University of North Texas March 23-24, 2017 The proliferation of images...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 8 Aug 2016

CFP: Landscapes of Pre-industrial Cities

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Landscapes of Pre-industrial Cities” (due 15 Sept, Washington, DC, USA) is available here...
From Early Modern Architecture on 5 Aug 2016

Erasmus, Luther, and More after 500 Years – Call For Papers

Erasmus, Luther, and More after 500 Years A Proposed Special Issue of Reformation Reformation, a bi-annual peer-reviewed journal in Reformation studies,...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 5 Aug 2016

Appel à communication : « Habitual behaviour in early modern Europe, 1500–1750 » (Sheffield, 1-2 juin 2017)

What habits, practices, or routines, made up day-to-day life in Europe between 1500-1750? At what point was habitual behaviour, such as excessive drinking,...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 4 Aug 2016

Appel à communication : « Art Markets and Politics. State Control and Trade in Global Perspective » (Berlin, 4-5 novembre 2016)

The consequences of Brexit, art looting, and cultural protection legislation – politics and art-dealing are interlocked in manifold ways. Forum Kunst...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 3 Aug 2016

CFP: 2017 International Conference on Life Writing: Self-Representation, Medical Narrative and Cultural Memory (9/10/16; 9/29-30/17)

Life writing is a genre and a practice of criticism (Marlene Kadar, 1992) that refers to history, literature, and documentary and includes the sub-genres...
From Everything Early Modern Women on 3 Aug 2016

CFP: Habitual Behaviour in Early Modern Europe, Sheffield, 1-2 June 2017

Humanities Research Institute, University of Sheffield, 1 – 2 June 2017 ‘Habit, n: A settled disposition or tendency to act…
From The Early Modern Intelligencer on 3 Aug 2016

ANZAMEMS 2017 – Call For Papers Closes Sept. 1

ANZAMEMS 2017, Wellington, New Zealand, 7-10 February 2017 Reminder CFP closes 1 September, 2016 The biennial conference of the Australian and New Zealand...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 3 Aug 2016

CFP: Landscape: Interpretations, Relations, and Representations (Graduate Conference)

The call for papers for the graduate conference entitled “Landscape:  Interpretations, Relations, and Representations” (due 1 Oct, Leiden,...
From Early Modern Architecture on 2 Aug 2016

“Frater, Magister, Minister et Episcopus”: The Works and Worlds of Saint Bonaventure – Call For Papers

“Frater, Magister, Minister et Episcopus” The Works and Worlds of Saint Bonaventure The Franciscan Institute at St. Bonaventure University...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 2 Aug 2016

Appel à communication : « Les objets de la vie quotidienne en cuivre, bronze et laiton du Moyen Âge – Outils, ustensiles et accessoires à l’époque moderne (XIIIe – XVIIe siècle) »

Depuis quelques années de nombreuses études ont renouvelé nos connaissances sur l’environnement domestique médiéval...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 1 Aug 2016

English Law, Culture, Governance and Society, 1680s—1760s – Call For Papers

English Law, Culture, Governance and Society, 1680s—1760s University of Adelaide 15-16 September, 2016 This workshop will explore some key themes...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 1 Aug 2016

Call for Papers | New Scholarship in British Art History

From the conference website: New Scholarship in British Art History: Discoveries at the NCMA North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, 27–28 January...
From Enfilade on 30 Jul 2016

Early Modern Orders and Disorders: Religious Orders and British and Irish Catholicism – Call For Papers

Early Modern Orders and Disorders: Religious Orders and British and Irish Catholicism University of Notre Dame’s London Gateway, London, UK. 28–30...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 28 Jul 2016

CALL FOR PAPERS: “Translation in Science, Science in Translation”

30-31 March 2017, Justus Liebig University GiessenDeadline for applications: 31 July 2016Invited speakers: Dr Doris Bachmann-Medick (Giessen), Dr...
From The Renaissance Diary on 27 Jul 2016

CALL FOR PAPERS: The Histories of the Morris in Britain

25 - 26 March 2017, Cecil Sharp House, 2 Regents Park Road, London NW1 7AYOrganised in partnership by The Historical Dance Society with The English Folk...
From The Renaissance Diary on 27 Jul 2016

CALL FOR PAPERS: Reading Conference in Early Modern Studies: Complaints and Grievances, 1500-175

Early Modern Research Centre, University of Reading 10-11 July 2017 The theme of the 2017 Reading Conference in Early Modern Studies is ‘Complaints...
From The Renaissance Diary on 27 Jul 2016

CALL FOR PAPERS: Nomadic Objects: Material Circulations, Appropriations and the Formation of Identities in the Early Modern Period (16th-18th c.)

International Conference – March 2-4, 2017Musée National de la Renaissance (Écouen), Musée Cognac-Jay (Paris, 3e),Maison de...
From The Renaissance Diary on 27 Jul 2016

CALL FOR PAPERS: The George Herbert Society Fifth Triennial Conference

George Herbert in Paris: "Bee Covetous, then, of all good which you see in Frenchmen"May 18-May 21, 2017 Confirmed Keynote Speakers:  Helen Wilcox,...
From The Renaissance Diary on 27 Jul 2016

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