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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

Appel à communication : « Le Centre Georges Pompidou a quarante ans ! » (Paris, 17 juin 2017)

Session du colloque du European Postwar and Contemporary Art Forum (EPCAF) Parsons Paris Campus – Paris, France, 17 juin 2017 Date limite pour les...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 26 Mar 2017

Appel à communications : « Artists on the Move: New Methods, New Directions »

The Conference Program Committee of The Historians of Netherlandish Art solicits paper proposals for the organization’s quadrennial conference, to...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 25 Mar 2017

Appel à communication : « Aggression, Transgression, and The Avant-garde » (Edimburg, 6 juin 2017)

Aggression, Transgression, and the Avant-garde (Edinburgh, 6 Jun 17) University of Edinburgh Deadline: Apr 14, 2017 A One-Day Interdisciplinary Conference...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 25 Mar 2017

Attending to Early Modern Women: Action and Agency, Preliminary CFP

From Merry E Wiesner-Hanks: Attending to Early Modern Women: Action and Agency Preliminary Call for Proposals  June 14-17, 2018    ...
From Everything Early Modern Women on 24 Mar 2017

One Week Left to Submit a Proposal for Invisible Hands: Reassessing the History of Work, Glasgow 16th-18th May 2018

16-18 May 2018 University of Glasgow Invisible Hands: Reassessing the History of Work Call for Papers It is becoming increasingly clear that attending...

Appel communication : The Art of Ornament. Meaning, Archetypes, Formes & Uses (Lisbonne, 23-25 novembre 2017)

The Art of Ornament. Meaning, Archetypes, Forms & Uses (Lisbon, 23-25 Nov 17) Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisboa, November 23 –...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 23 Mar 2017

Appel à contribution : UNIVERSITAS del Mediterráneo al Pacífico (Rome, 20-23 septembre 2017)

Universitas del Mediterráneo al Pacífico, international congress organized by Manuel Parada López de Corselas and Laura María...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 23 Mar 2017

Appel à communication : Batavia in Bavaria. Dutch and Flemish art and artists in southern Germany

Batavia in Bavaria. Dutch and Flemish art and artists in southern Germany Call for Papers & Workshops When talking about transnational inspirations...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 23 Mar 2017

CFP – Hakluyt Society Symposium 2017: Trading Companies and Travel Literature, 11-12 September 2017

Call for Papers The Hakluyt Society Symposium 2017: Trading Companies and Travel Literature 11-12 September 2017 Chatham Historic Docks, University of...
From Richard who? on 22 Mar 2017

Appel à candidature : Research Associate/Postdoc « METROMOD: Relocating Modernism: Global Metropolises, Modern Art and Exile” (LMU Institute for Art History, München)

Appel à candidature : Research Associate/Postdoc « METROMOD: Relocating Modernism: Global Metropolises, Modern Art and Exile »...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 22 Mar 2017

CFP: Early Modern Women, Religion, Theology, and Spirituality (4/3/17; 10/26-29/17)

Organizers: Anne Larsen, Julie Campbell, and Diana Robin We would like to propose panels on women’s participation in the areas of religion, theology,...
From Everything Early Modern Women on 20 Mar 2017

Appel à communication : « Colour in the drawings of the early modern period » (25-27 octobre 2017, Rome, Bibliothèque Hertziana)

Colour in the drawings of the early modern period – symbiosis and antagonism This year’s Gernsheim study days are dedicated to the subject...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 20 Mar 2017

Appel à communication : l’art de la bataille (Rome, 16-17 novembre 2017)

L’ART DE LA BATAILLE Stratégies visuelles de la scène de bataille de la Renaissance à nos jours L’Académie de France...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 19 Mar 2017

Call for Papers | Baroque Parish Churches and Their Decoration

From H-ArtHist: Die Barocken Pfarrkirchen und ihre DekorationÖsterreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Vienna, 23–25 October 2017 Proposals...
From Enfilade on 18 Mar 2017

CFP: Architectural History Workshop (Society of Architectural Historians of Great Britain, Graduate Students)

The call for papers for the Architectural History Workshop sponsored by the Society of Architectural Historians of Great Britain for graduate students...
From Early Modern Architecture on 17 Mar 2017

Appel à communication : « Dire presque la même chose ». L’histoire de l’art et ses traductions (XIXe-XXIe siècles)

« Dire presque la même chose ». L’histoire de l’art et ses traductions (XIXe-XIXe siècles). Journée...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 15 Mar 2017

Appel à communication : « Early Netherlandish Art in the Long 19th Century » (Gand, 24-26 mai 2018)

Revisiting Rediscovery: Early Netherlandish Art in the Long 19th Century Francis Haskell famously argued that the “rediscovery” of early Netherlandish...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 15 Mar 2017

Appel communication : Art Institutions & Performance Art (Giessen, 22-23 juin 2017)

Art Institutions & Performance Art (Giessen, 22-23 Jun 17) Justus Liebig University, Giessen, June 22 – 23, 2017 Deadline: Apr 11, 2017 Art Institutions...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 15 Mar 2017

Call for Papers: Causa sive ratio: causality and reason in modernity between metaphysics, epistemology and science

Call for Papers: Causa sive ratio: causality and reason in modernity between metaphysics, epistemology and science 14-16 November 2017, Università...

Connecting the Colonies: Empires and Networks in the History of the Book – Call For Papers

Connecting the Colonies: Empires and Networks in the History of the Book The Bibliographical Society of Australia and New Zealand Inc (BSANZ) Annual Conference...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 15 Mar 2017

CFP: Gartenhistorisches Forschungskolloquium

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Gartenhistorisches Forschungskolloquium” (due 27 Mar, Kassel, Germany) is available here and...
From Early Modern Architecture on 14 Mar 2017

News Reporting and Emotions, 1100–2017 – Call For Papers

News Reporting and Emotions, 1100–2017: Change Program Collaboratory 2017 The National Wine Centre, Adelaide 4‒6 September 2017 (beginning...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 14 Mar 2017

CFP: New Journal: Historiografías, revista de historia y teoría

Call for papers Historiografías, revista de historia y teoría is an on-line biannual publication in three languages devoted to historiographical...
From EM Spanish History Notes on 13 Mar 2017

Mobility and Exchange in Medieval and Early Modern English Afterlives – Call For Papers

Mobility and Exchange in Medieval and Early Modern English Afterlives Edited by Marina Gerzic and Aidan Norrie The editors invite proposals for chapters...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 13 Mar 2017

Early Modern Discourses on Europe: Representations of Community and Common Identity (1450-1750)

Early Modern Discourses on Europe: Representations of Community and Common Identity (1450-1750) Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Neo-Latin Studies, Innsbruck...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 13 Mar 2017

Appel à communication : « La mort et l’art », Jeudi 1 Juin 2017, Campus Villejean – Université Rennes

Appel à communication : Journée d’étude organisée par les doctorant-e-s d’Histoire et Critique des Arts «...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 12 Mar 2017

Call for Papers | Naples and the Museo di Capodimonte in a Global Context

From the Call for Papers: Naples and the Museo e Real Bosco di Capodimonte in a Global ContextNaples, 12–14 October 2017 Proposals due by 24 April...
From Enfilade on 11 Mar 2017

DCDC17: Discovering Collections, Discovering Communities (DCDC) – Call For Papers

DCDC17: Discovering Collections, Discovering Communities (DCDC) The Lowry, Salford Quays 27-29 November, 2017 Discovering Collections, Discovering Communities...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 10 Mar 2017

CfP: Unwed motherhood in 18th- and 19th-century history

Unwed motherhood in 18th– and 19th-century history. Contextualizing pauper and female agency. CFP for a panel at the European Social Science History...

CFP: Baroque Parish Churches and Their Decoration: A New Field of Research

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Baroque Parish Churches and Their Decoration:  A New Field of Research” (due 30 Apr,...
From Early Modern Architecture on 9 Mar 2017

Call for Proposals | Swiss Art and the Grand Tour

From H-ArtHist: Special Issue of the Zeitschrift für Schweizerische Archäologie und Kunst (ZAK) for 2018Travelling People, Travelling Objects:...
From Enfilade on 8 Mar 2017

Bodies in Motion in the Early Modern World – Call For Papers

Bodies in Motion in the Early Modern World Centre for Early Modern Studies: First biennial graduate conference King’s College London – Strand...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 8 Mar 2017

Appel à communications : Visual Science of Art Conference (Berlin, 25-27 Aout 2017)

Call for Papers : Visual Science of Art Conference (Berlin, 25-27 Aug 17) Berlin, Germany, August 25 – 27, 2017 Deadline: Apr 9, 2017 This is the...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 7 Mar 2017

CFP: English Renaissance Literature excluding Drama (SCMLA 3/31/17; 10/5-8/17)

We are currently accepting submissions for the Renaissance Literature excluding Drama panel of the South Central Modern Language Association conference,...
From Everything Early Modern Women on 7 Mar 2017

Call for Papers | The Unique Copy: Extra-Illustration

First page of text in an illustrated edition of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, 1908 (Folger Digital Image 81266), exhibited in the Folger’s 2010...
From Enfilade on 7 Mar 2017

Religion and Conflict in the Medieval and Early Modern Periods – Call For Papers

Religion and Conflict in the Medieval and Early Modern Periods Nottingham Trent University 11-13 July 2017 This conference is the inaugural event for the...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 7 Mar 2017

CFP: Renaissance Drama (SCMLA 3/31/17; 10/5-8/17)

The conference theme is “Moving Words: Migrations, Translations, and Transformations,” but papers are welcome on any topic pertaining to Renaissance...
From Everything Early Modern Women on 6 Mar 2017

Devotional Writing in Print and Manuscript in Early Modern England, 1558-1700 – Call For Papers

Devotional Writing in Print and Manuscript in Early Modern England, 1558-1700 Ramphal Building, University of Warwick Monday 26 June, 2017 Plenary Speakers:...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 7 Mar 2017

Appel à communication : « 36e Conférence annuelle Société d’Études Pluridisciplinaires du XVIIe Siècle Français » ( Mills College and Stanford University, 2-4 novembre 2017)

Call for Papers / Appel à communication 36th Annual Conference Society for Interdisciplinary French Seventeenth-Century Studies Société...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 6 Mar 2017

CFP: Architecture, Festival and the City

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Architecture, Festival and the City” (due 17 Mar, Birmingham, UK) is available here and under...
From Early Modern Architecture on 6 Mar 2017

CFP: College Art Association 2018 Annual Conference

The call for papers and sessions for the College Art Association 2018 Annual Conference (due 17, 24 Apr, Los Angeles, California, USA) is available...
From Early Modern Architecture on 3 Mar 2017

Call for Papers: ESSHC panel on Formal and Informal Networks of Migrant Women and Men

CFP for a panel at the European Social Science History Conference (ESSHC) Belfast, 4-7 April 2018    Formal and informal networks of migrant...

Call for applications: Postgraduate Workshop on Apprenticeship and Transmission of Knowledge

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS X Seminar of Ph.D. Studies on The sources for European Economic History (13th-18th centuries) APPRENTICESHIPS AND TRANSMISSIONS OF...

Call for Papers: Apprenticeship, Work and Creation in Early Modern Europe

European Labour History Network Conference, Paris 2-4 November 2017 CFP: Apprenticeship, work and creation in early modern Europe  Coordinators: Anna...

Literary Environments: Place, Planet and Translation – Call For Papers

Literary Environments: Place, Planet and Translation 2017 Australasian Association for Literature (AAL) Conference Griffith University (Gold Coast campus)...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 3 Mar 2017

Collaborative Book Production – A Book History Research Network Study Day – Call For Papers

Collaborative Book Production – A Book History Research Network Study Day Radcliffe Humanities Building, University of Oxford 21 April, 2017 This...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 3 Mar 2017

CFP: Devotional Writing in Print and Manuscript

CALL FOR PAPERS: ‘Devotional Writing in Print and Manuscript in Early Modern England, 1558-1700’  University of Warwick, Monday 26 June...
From Dissenting Experience on 1 Mar 2017

Registration 2017

Registration 2017: BritGrad 2017: Call for Papers1-3 June 2017The Shakespeare Institute, University...
From Early Modern Workshop on 25 Feb 2017

CfP: Shakespeare, Technology, Media, Performance

24th June 2017 Organised and sponsored by Shakespeare Bulletin at the University of Exeter This conference is organised and sponsored by …Continue...

CFP: Décor and Architecture: Between Adherence and Autonomy (16th and 17th Centuries), Second International Conference

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Décor and Architecture: Between Adherence and Autonomy (16th and 17th Centuries), Second...
From Early Modern Architecture on 2 Mar 2017

Call for Papers | CAA in Los Angeles, 2018

From CAA News (27 February 2017) . . . 106th Annual Conference of the College Art AssociationLos Angeles, 21–24 February 2018 Proposals due by 17...
From Enfilade on 2 Mar 2017

Ex Nihilo: A “Zero Conference” on Research in the Religious Fields – Call For Papers

European Academy of Religion 2017 Ex Nihilo: A “Zero Conference” on Research in the Religious Fields Bologna June 18–21, 2017 The purpose...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 2 Mar 2017

CEMS Postgraduate Conference 2017: Living Well and Dying Well in the Early Modern World – Call For Papers

The CEMS Postgraduate Conference 2017: Living Well and Dying Well in the Early Modern World Centre for Early Modern Studies, University of Exeter 15-16...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 2 Mar 2017

CFP: Retailing and Distribution in the Seventeenth Century

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Retailing and Distribution in the Seventeenth Century” (due 27 Apr, Wolverhampton, UK) is...
From Early Modern Architecture on 1 Mar 2017

Appel à contributions: « Autoportraits en costumes : jeux d’identifications multiples » (Nantes, 24 novembre 2017)

Appel à contribution Workshop international : « Autoportraits en costumes : jeux d’identifications multiples / Self-portraits in...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 1 Mar 2017

Appel à communication : « Interpréter l’Histoire dans les arts décoratifs au XVIIIe siècle » (Paris, 15 juin 2017)

Anonyme (France), Diane et Endymion, 1772-1773, tabatière en or, écailles de tortue et ivoire, 3,2 × 7,6 cm, New York : Metropolitan...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 1 Mar 2017

Fears and Angers: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives – Call For Papers

Arts Two Building, Mile End Campus, Queen Mary University of London 19–20 June 2017 According to the wheel of emotions created by the psychologist...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 1 Mar 2017

Appel à communication : Sculptures horizontales, 5e journée des jeunes chercheurs en sculptures du musée Rodin

Haweis & Coles, L’Ariane de Rodin, photographiée dans le jardin de la villa des Brillants à Meudon, 1903-1904, épreuve au...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 28 Feb 2017

Analysing Pleasure: A Symposium with Richard Dyer – Call For Papers

Analysing Pleasure: A Symposium with Richard Dyer University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand 21-22 April, 2017 Masterclass with Professor Richard Dyer Thursday...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 28 Feb 2017

Appel à communication :Illustration et Identité(s) – Illustrating Identity/ies (Nancy, 9-10 nov. 2017)

An international conference organised by IDEA, Illustr4tio and Illustration Research Network 9th-10th November 2017, Université de Lorraine, Nancy,...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 28 Feb 2017

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