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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: CFPs from elsewhere

Emotions: History, Culture, Society (EHCS) – Call For Proposals

Emotions: History, Culture, Society (EHCS) calls for proposals for thematic issues for its 2019 second issue. Issues can be on any topic that falls within...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 22 Aug 2017

Shakespeare and Science Fiction – Call For Papers

Shakespeare and Science Fiction The Anglia Ruskin Centre for Science Fiction and Fantasy (CSFF) Anglia Ruskin University 28 April, 2018 Despite science...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 21 Aug 2017

Appel à communication : « Bibliothèques et musées en Suisse : histoires croisées (XVIIIe-XIXe siècles) » (Lausanne, 24-25 mai 2018)

Appel à communication : « Bibliothèques et musées en Suisse : histoires croisées (XVIIIe-XIXe siècles) »...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 19 Aug 2017

CFP:  Elizabeth I:  The Armada and Beyond, 1588 to 2018

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Elizabeth I:  The Armada and Beyond, 1588 to 2018” (due 1 Dec, London, UK) is available...
From Early Modern Architecture on 18 Aug 2017

CFP: Société Internationale pour l’étude du Théâtre Médiéval (SITM), Genova, 8-13 July 2019

The sixteenth triennial colloquium of the Société Internationale pour l’étude du Théâtre Médiéval...

CFP: Spinoza on Virtue and Vice

The North American Spinoza Society is sponsoring a session at the 2018 Central meeting of the American Philosophical Association on the topic “Spinoza...
From Spinoza Research Network on 17 Aug 2017

CFP: Francisco Suárez, Seville, June 1-2, 2018

Francisco Suárez (1548–1617): Jesuits and Complexities of Modernity, Universidad Loyola Andalucía, Seville, June 1–2, 2018 by Kathleen...
From EM Spanish History Notes on 17 Aug 2017

Gender and Medieval Studies Group and Society for Medieval Feminist Scholarship Joint Conference – Call For Papers

A Gender and Medieval Studies Group and Society for Medieval Feminist Scholarship Joint Conference Corpus Christi College, University of Oxford 8-10 January,...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 17 Aug 2017

CFP:  New Orleans, Global City (1718-2018):  The Long Shadow of John Law and the Mississippi Company

The call for papers for the conference entitled “New Orleans, Global City (1718-2018):  The Long Shadow of John Law and the Mississippi Company”...
From Early Modern Architecture on 16 Aug 2017

CFP:  Association for Art History 2018 Annual Conference

The call for papers for the Association for Art History 2018 Annual Conference (due 6 Nov, London, UK) is available here and under “Calls for...
From Early Modern Architecture on 15 Aug 2017

CFP:  Military Landscapes

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Military Landscapes” (due 30 Sept, Washington, DC, USA) is available here and under “Calls...
From Early Modern Architecture on 14 Aug 2017

Pacific Partnership in Late Antiquity – Call for Papers

Pacific Partnership in Late Antiquity  University of Auckland, New Zealand  July 11-13 2018   The Pacific Partnership in Late Antiquity...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 14 Aug 2017

Conversions In Early Modern British Literature and Culture – Call For Papers

Shakespeare and his Contemporaries The IASEMS Graduate Conference at the British Institute of Florence Conversions In Early Modern British Literature and...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 14 Aug 2017

Call for Proposals | History of Collecting Seminars

History of Collecting Seminars The Wallace Collection, London, 2018 Proposals due by 11 September 2017 The seminar series was established as part of the...
From Enfilade on 13 Aug 2017

CFP:  Sociable Encounters:  British Sociability in Enlightenment Europe

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Sociable Encounters:  British Sociability in Enlightenment Europe” (due 15 Sept, Greifswald,...
From Early Modern Architecture on 11 Aug 2017

Appel à communication : « Nouveaux regards sur les saisies patrimoniales en Europe à l’époque de la Révolution française » (Bruxelles, 30-31 mai 2018)

Séminaire d’histoire de l’art de l’IRPA n° 19 En collaboration avec le Groupe d’études du XVIIIe siècle et...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 11 Aug 2017

CFP: New Voices in Early Drama Studies (Paper Panel), Leeds IMC 2018

Call for Papers International Congress on Medieval Studies, 2018 Leeds, England “New Voices in Early Drama Studies” (Paper Panel) The Medieval...

Call for Papers | Art and Work, A Graduate Symposium

Art and Work, A Graduate SymposiumNorthwestern University, Evanston, 8 February 2018 Proposals due by 1 October 2017 The Department of Art History at Northwestern...
From Enfilade on 11 Aug 2017

Shakespeare, Traffics, Tropics – Call For Papers

Shakespeare, Traffics, Tropics Asian Shakespeare Association Conference Manila May 28-30, 2018 Shakespeare, Traffics, Tropics is the 3rd biennial conference...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 11 Aug 2017

John Webster’s Theatre of (Dis)obedience and Damnation – Call For Papers

This Special Issue of American Notes and Queries is dedicated to John Webster’s Theatre of (Dis)obedience and Damnation. We welcome contributions...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 10 Aug 2017

Appel à communication : « All in the Family: Northern European Artistic Dynasties, ca. 1350–1750 » (Los Angeles, 21-24 février 2018)

Proposals are being accepted for the Historians of Netherlandish Art Sponsored Session at the College Art Association Annual Conference (Los Angeles, Feb....
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 9 Aug 2017

Call for Papers | New Orleans, Global City, 1718–2018

Gerard Van Keulen, Carte de la Nouvelle France ou se voit le cours des Grandes Rivieres de S. Laurens & Mississippi…(Amsterdam, 1720) ◊  ...
From Enfilade on 9 Aug 2017

Call for Papers | Crafting an Enlightened World: Patronage & Pioneers

Grinling Gibbons, detail from the King David panel, ca. 1670, boxwood(York: Fairfax House) ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊ 2017...
From Enfilade on 8 Aug 2017

Call for Participation | Objects in Motion

British Art Studies Open Call for Participation: Objects in MotionA digital publishing initiative by British Art Studies and the Terra Foundation for American...
From Enfilade on 7 Aug 2017

Pacific Partnership in Late Antiquity – Call For Papers

The Pacific Partnership in Late Antiquity University of Auckland, New Zealand 11-13 July, 2018 The Pacific Partnership in Late Antiquity would like to...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 7 Aug 2017

EASA Biennial Conference: Nationalism Old and New: Europe, Australia and Their Others – Call For Papers

EASA Biennial Conference: Nationalism Old and New: Europe, Australia and Their Others University of Barcelona, Spain 17-19 January, 2018 We invite you...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 7 Aug 2017

Leeds 2018 Panel: Memories of Empire – Call For Papers

Call for Papers:  ‘Memories of Empire’ International Medieval Congress 2018, Leeds Cerae is sourcing submissions to participate in a panel...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 4 Aug 2017

The British Isles In The Mind’s Eye: Literary Tourism And “Real” History – Call For Papers

The British Isles In The Mind’s Eye: Literary Tourism And “Real” History What are the relations among history, fiction, and tourism?...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 4 Aug 2017

Early Modern English Domestic Tragedy, Special Issue of Early Modern Literary Studies

Exciting journal special issue call for papers Early English Drama & Performance Early Modern English Domestic Tragedy, A special issue of Early...
From Cardiff Shakespeare on 2 Aug 2017

The Past and the Curious: Re(viewing) History – Call For Papers Extended

The Past and the Curious: Re(viewing) History The University of Sydney Postgraduate History Conference Quadrangle, The University of Sydney 30 November-1...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 3 Aug 2017

Women’s Negotiations of Space, 1500-1900 – Call For Papers

Women’s Negotiations of Space, 1500-1900 University of Hull Thursday 18th January 2018 (9.30am to 5pm, to be followed by a wine reception and conference...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 3 Aug 2017

Early Modern English Domestic Tragedy, Special Issue of Early Modern Literary Studies

Early Modern English Domestic Tragedy, A special issue of Early Modern Literary Studies Deadline for submissions: September 1, 2017 Contact: L.M.Hopkins@shu.ac.uk...

Appel à communication : « Corps juxtaposés dans le monde moderne et contemporain » (Paris, EHESS, 2018).

Appel à communication : « Corps juxtaposés dans le monde moderne et contemporain : répétition, variation et comparaison...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 2 Aug 2017

Movable Goods and Immovable Property. Gender, Law and Material Culture in Early Modern Europe (1450‒1850) – Call For Papers

Movable Goods and Immovable Property. Gender, Law and Material Culture in Early Modern Europe (1450‒1850) 9th Conference of the European network...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 1 Aug 2017

CFP:  Transition(s):  Concept, Methods and Case Studies (14th-17th Centuries) [Graduate Conference]

The call for papers for the graduate conference entitled “Transition(s):  Concept, Methods and Case Studies (14th-17th Centuries)” (due...
From Early Modern Architecture on 31 Jul 2017

Appel à communication : Table ronde « Les archives (curatoriales) dans les institutions d’art contemporain » (Bordeaux, décembre 2017)

Table ronde « Les archives (curatoriales) dans les institutions d’art contemporain » Bordeaux, décembre 2017 Délai pour...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 31 Jul 2017

Call for Papers: British Shakespeare Association, Queen’s Belfast, 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS Shakespeare Studies Today Queen’s University Belfast, 14-17 June 2018 (BSA2018@qub.ac.uk) Shakespeare Studies is one of the most...
From Shakespeare in Ireland on 28 Jul 2017

Call for Papers | Collage, Montage, Assemblage, 1700–Present

From the conference website: Collage, Montage, Assemblage: Collected and Composite Forms, 1700–PresentUniversity of Edinburgh, 18–19 April...
From Enfilade on 28 Jul 2017

Special Issue of Yearbook of Langland Studies: Personification – Call For Papers

The editors of the Yearbook of Langland Studies invite submissions to a cluster on personification for YLS 33 (2019). In keeping with the journal’s...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 28 Jul 2017

Appel à communications: Journée d’études « Apprentissage et création: lieux, communautés, réseaux, transmission familiale » (Irhis, Université de Lille 2)

Date de remise des propositions, 10 octobre 2017 Dates des journées d’études : 11 décembre 2017 et 29 mai 2018 « Apprentissage...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 27 Jul 2017

Sessions on The Medieval Horse @ IMC Leeds 2018 – Call For Papers

Call for Papers: For the sessions on THE MEDIEVAL HORSE at the International Medieval Congress 2018 at Leeds, 2-5 July 2018 Palfreys and rounceys,...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 27 Jul 2017

Buccaneers, Corsairs, Pirates and Privateers – Connecting the Early Modern Seas – Call For Papers

Buccaneers, Corsairs, Pirates and Privateers – Connecting the Early Modern Seas International Symposium Bielefeld University, Germany, 13-14 April,...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 26 Jul 2017

Texts and Contexts Annual Conference – Call For Papers

Texts and Contexts Annual Conference Ohio State University October 20–21, 2017 Texts and Contexts is an annual conference held on the campus of the...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 23 Jul 2017

CFP Leeds IMC 2018 Panel ‘Memories of Empire’

CALL FOR PAPERS ‘Memories of Empire’ INTERNATIONAL MEDIEVAL CONGRESS 2018, LEEDS Cerae is sourcing submissions to participate in a panel focused...
From CERAE Impressions: A Blog on 22 Jul 2017

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