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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

The EMREM Postgraduate Forum: Annual Symposium – Call For Papers

The EMREM Postgraduate Forum: Annual Symposium University of Birmingham 5-6 May, 2016 Papers are invited for the 2016 EMREM two-day interdisciplinary symposium,...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 12 Feb 2016

Appel à communication : « Images exotiques. L’appel du lointain en histoire de l’art » (Paris, 9-10 juin 2016)

C’est en 1910 qu’Henri Rousseau peint Le rêve, dans un contexte de mouvements internationaux d’artistes et d’expositions...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 11 Feb 2016

Early Modern Wales: Space, Place and Displacement – Call For Papers

Early Modern Wales: Space, Place and Displacement / Cymru Fodern Gynnar: Gofod, Lle a Symudiad National Library of Wales 6-7 July, 2016 An interdisciplinary...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 11 Feb 2016

Appel à communication : « Textile Gifts in the Middle Ages – Objects, Actors, and Representations » (Rome, 3-4 novembre 2016)

Textile Gifts in the Middle Ages – Objects, Actors, and Representations International Conference Organized by Christiane Elster, Stephanie Luther,...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 10 Feb 2016

Appel à communication : « Dante et les arts visuels / Dante and the Visual Arts » (Los Angeles, 22-24 août 2016)

The UCLA Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies (CMRS) invites applications from graduate students and post-doctoral scholars to attend the Dante...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 10 Feb 2016

The Seventh Saint Andrew’s Patristic Symposium: Saint John Chrysostom – Call For Papers

The Seventh Saint Andrew’s Patristic Symposium: Saint John Chrysostom St Andrew’s Greek Orthodox Theological College, 242 Cleveland St, Redfern,...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 10 Feb 2016

Research School in the Historiography of Philosophy (Lyon)

THE HISTORIOGRAPHY OF PHILOSOPHY: HISTORY, METHODS, PRACTICES École Normale Supérieure de Lyon, 7-9 June 2016   Keynote speakers: Gregorio...
From Spinoza Research Network on 8 Feb 2016

Appel à communication : « Pour une histoire culturelle du décorateur XVIIIe – XXe siècle » (Paris, INHA, 7-8 octobre 2016)

Ce colloque, en analysant et précisant le rôle du décorateur dans l’aménagement intérieur, souhaiterait proposer...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 8 Feb 2016

Appel à communication : « The Rood in Medieval Britain and Ireland c.900 – c.1500  » (York, 2-9 septembre 2016)

The Rood in Medieval Britain and Ireland c.900 – c.1500 (York, 2-9 Sep 16) University of York UK, September 2 – 03, 2016 Deadline: Mar 30,...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 8 Feb 2016

Appel à communication : « Networked Images. Artistic Practices Before and After the Internet  » (Bâle, 14-15 octobre 2016)

Call for Papers Networked Images. Artistic Practices Before and After the Internet Workshop In their anthology « Mass Effect. Art and the Internet...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 8 Feb 2016

Appel à communication : « Rudolf von Eitelberger (1817–1885) » (Vienne, 27-29 avril 2017)

Rudolf von Eitelberger (1817–1885) A Conference on the Occasion of his Two-Hundredth Birthday (Vienna, 27–29 April 2017) Rudolf von Eitelberger...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 8 Feb 2016

Appel à communication : « Métamorphoses : corps, arts visuels et littérature. La traversée des genres » (Besançon, 31 mars 2016)

Cette journée d’étude voudrait se centrer autour des métamorphoses du corps et de ses transformations au sein des textes littéraires...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 8 Feb 2016

Asian Shakespeare Association Biennial Conference – Call For Papers

Asian Shakespeare Association Biennial Conference New Delhi, India 1-3 December, 2016 ‘All the World is his Stage: Shakespeare Today’ There...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 8 Feb 2016

The Idea of a Life, 1500-1700 – Call For Papers

The Idea of a Life, 1500-1700 Centre for Early Modern Studies at Oxford University MBI Al Jaber Auditorium, Corpus Christi College Friday 17 June, 2016...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 6 Feb 2016

Translators and Printers in Renaissance Europe: Framing Identity and Agency – Call For Papers

Translators and Printers in Renaissance Europe: Framing Identity and Agency IMLR, University of London 29–30 September, 2016 The European Renaissance...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 6 Feb 2016

CFP: Reformations in the Iberian World

The Reformations in the Iberian World Announcement published by Ana Valdez on Thursday, February 4, 2016 Type: Call for Papers Date: February...
From EM Spanish History Notes on 5 Feb 2016

Appel à communication : « Images mentales. L’hallucination dans les arts du XIXe et du XXe siècle » (Paris, mai 2016)

Apparu avec l’émergence de la psychiatrie, le terme d’« hallucination » trouve une définition fondatrice sous la...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 5 Feb 2016

Appel à communication : « Palais royaux dans l’Europe des Révolutions » (Paris, 28-29 octobre 2016)

Palais Royaux dans l’Europe des Révolutions Colloque international organisé par Basile Baudez et Adrián Almoguera (Centre André...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 4 Feb 2016

CFP: The Medium and the Message: Re-evaluating Form and Meaning in European Architecture c. 1400-195

The call for papers for the conference entitled “The Medium and the Message: Re-evaluating Form and Meaning in European Architecture c. 1400-1950”...
From Early Modern Architecture on 4 Feb 2016

ANZAMEMS Conference Panel: Mobility and Exchange in Medieval and Early Modern Afterlives – Call For Papers

A multicultural and global world has triggered a widespread and increasing fascination with all aspects and processes related to mobility and exchange...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 4 Feb 2016

Romantic Climates Symposium – Call For Papers

Romantic Climates Symposium Rogers Room, Woolley Building, The University of Sydney 10 March, 2016 Keynote speaker: Nikki Hessell, Victoria University...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 4 Feb 2016

Appel à communication : « Ce que le support fait à l’image de propagande » (Paris, 12 mai 2016)

Cet atelier s’inscrit dans une série de cycles de journées d’étude sur la propagande. Après une première...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 3 Feb 2016

“Mobility and Exchange”: ANZAMEMS 11th Biennial Conference @ Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, 7-10 February 2017

We invite delegates from around the world to join us for the 11th biennial ANZAMEMS conference at the Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, 7-10...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 3 Feb 2016

The Beginning of the Book – Call For Papers

The Beginning of the Book University of Bristol 18 March, 2016 The books cluster is pleased to announce a call for papers for a one-day conference at the...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 3 Feb 2016

‘Dare to Tell’: Silence and Saying in Ben Jonson – Call For Papers

‘Dare to Tell’: Silence and Saying in Ben Jonson School of English, University of St Andrews 1–3 April, 2016 Conference Website A conference...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 3 Feb 2016

CFP: Giuliano da Sangallo 1516-2016

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Giuliano da Sangallo 1516-2016” (due 31 Mar, Florence, Italy) is available here and under...
From Early Modern Architecture on 2 Feb 2016

Appel à communication : « Sexualités et interdits au Moyen Âge » (Paris, mai-juin 2016)

Eve en entraînant Adam dans le péché originel lui fait prendre conscience de sa nudité, et donc de sa sexualité. Ce sentiment...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 2 Feb 2016

“Gender Cartographies: Histories, Texts and Cultures, 1660-1830” (5-7 October, 2016) | cfp.english.upenn.edu

The Aphra Behn Europe Society invites submissions of papers for its biennial conference, “Gender Cartographies: Histories, Texts & Cultures in...
From Everything Early Modern Women on 1 Feb 2016

Gender in Art: Production, Collection, Display (AAH Summer Symposium) (8–9 June 2016, Loughborough) (CfP 23 March 2016) | cfp.english.upenn.edu

Association of Art Historians (AAH) Summer Symposium 2016 Gender in art: production, collection, display Loughborough University8-9 June 2016 Keynote speaker:...
From Everything Early Modern Women on 1 Feb 2016

CFP: Gender and Sexuality Studies Conference, University of Central OK (3/11/16; 9/26-28/16)

The 1st Annual Gender and Sexuality Studies Conference, University of Central Oklahoma, Edmond, Oklahoma, September 26-28 Deadline for proposals: March...
From Everything Early Modern Women on 1 Feb 2016

Call for Papers | All the Beauty of the World

From the Call for Papers: All the Beauty of the World: The Western Market for Non-European Artefacts, 18th–20th CenturiesBerlin, 13–15 October...
From Enfilade on 1 Feb 2016

‘Fair Padua, nursery of Arts’: Shakespeare and Padova – Call For Papers

‘Fair Padua, nursery of Arts’: Shakespeare and Padova Università degli Studi di Padova, Archivio Antico 9-10 June, 2016 This conference...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 1 Feb 2016

Appel à communication : « All the Beauty of the World. The Western Market for non-European Artefacts (18th-20th century) » (Berlin, 13-15 octobre 2016)

In the wake of the Western expansion, a fast growing number of non-European artefacts entered the European market. They initially made their way into princely...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 31 Jan 2016

Call for Articles | Material Fictions, Special Issue of ECF

From the Call for Articles: Material FictionsSpecial Issue of Eighteenth-Century Fiction, proposed for Autumn 2018 Completed manuscripts due by 15 July...
From Enfilade on 31 Jan 2016

Memory and Foresight in the Celtic World – Call For Papers

‘Memory and Foresight in the Celtic World’ The Ninth Australian Conference of Celtic Studies University of Sydney 27-30 September, 2016 Submissions...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 31 Jan 2016

Working with Complexity – Cal For Papers

Working with Complexity The University of Tasmania, Hobart 20-23 June, 2016 Conference Website The Australasian Association for Digital Humanities (aaDH)...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 31 Jan 2016

Call for Papers | Art History for Artists

◊  ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊ Conference organizers stress that they welcome papers addressing the latter half of the eighteenth...
From Enfilade on 30 Jan 2016

CFP: In the Light of Gloriana

The call for papers for the conference entitled “In the Light of Gloriana” (due 15 Apr, London, UK) is available here and under “Calls...
From Early Modern Architecture on 29 Jan 2016

Appel à communication : « Esthétiques de l’absence » (Paris, 10 juin 2016)

Vendredi 10 juin 2016 Journée d’étude organisée par le laboratoire de doctorants OVALE – rattaché au laboratoire...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 29 Jan 2016

CALL FOR PAPERS: The Materiality of Mourning: an Interdisciplinary Workshop

The Materiality of Mourning: A 2-day interdisciplinary workshop at the University of Warwick, 19-20th May 2016. Funded by the Wellcome TrustOrganiser:...
From The Renaissance Diary on 29 Jan 2016

The Materiality of Mourning – Call For Papers

The Materiality of Mourning: A 2-Day Interdisciplinary Workshop The University of Warwick 19-20 May, 2016 Funded by the Wellcome Trust Organiser: Dr Zahra...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 29 Jan 2016

Appel à communication : « Art History for Artists » (Berlin, 8-9 juillet 2016)

Art History for Artists (Berlin, 8-9 Jul 2016) Berlin, TU, July 8 – 09, 2016 Deadline: Mar 1, 2016 Art history for artists: interactions between...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 28 Jan 2016

Re: Saskatoon (Canada): Utopia for 500 years

The deadline is now 15th February 2016. cf. &m http://words.usask.ca/cmrsblog/2015/10/22/utopia-for-500-years-a-call-for-papers /
From Web4Ren Forum (W4RF) on 28 Jan 2016

Call for Papers | Paragons and Paper Bags: Early Modern Prints

From the Rijksmuseum: Paragons and Paper Bags: Early Modern Prints from the Consumer’s PerspectiveRijksmuseum, Amsterdam, 9 June 2016 Proposals due...
From Enfilade on 27 Jan 2016

Gender and Transgression in the Middle Ages – Cal For Papers

Gender and Transgression in the Middle Ages University of St Andrews April 26-28, 2016 Conference Website We are pleased to announce the call for papers...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 27 Jan 2016

Beyond Borders: Mutual Imaginings of Europe and the Middle East (800-1700) – Call For Papers

Beyond Borders: Mutual Imaginings of Europe and the Middle East (800-1700) Barnard College’s 25th Biannual Medieval and Renaissance Studies Conference...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 27 Jan 2016

Appel à communication : « Architectures des écoles d’architecture en France depuis 1960 » (17 juin 2016, INHA)

À la croisée de deux programmes de recherche consacrés respectivement aux architectures de l’enseignement supérieur et...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 26 Jan 2016

Appel à communication : « Du fantôme » (Paris, 7-8 juin 2016)

Notes pour une définition Un essai de définition du fantôme mettrait en évidence les trois éléments suivants :...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 26 Jan 2016

Myth and Emotion in Early Modern Europe – Call For Papers

Myth and Emotion in Early Modern Europe Upper East Room, University House, Professors Walk, The University of Melbourne 10 March, 2016 Symposium Website...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 26 Jan 2016

Appel à communication : « Pittori lucchesi del Seicento a Roma  » (Rome, 25 mai 2016)

Pittori lucchesi del Seicento a Roma (Roma, 25 May 16) Rom, Bibliotheca Hertziana, Max-Planck-Institut für Kunstgeschichte, May 25, 2016 Deadline:...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 25 Jan 2016

Appel à communication : « Memorial Landscapes : world images East and West » (Hamburg, Tapei, 2016)

Memorial landscapes (Hamburg/Taipei, Sep 16-Apr 17) Hamburg / Taipei, September 26 – 30, 2016 Deadline: Mar 10, 2016 Memorial landscapes World images...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 25 Jan 2016

Pilgrimage, Shrines and Healing in Late Medieval and Early Modern Europe – Call For Papers

Pilgrimage, Shrines and Healing in Late Medieval and Early Modern Europe The University of Chester, hosted in collaboration with Plymouth University 24...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 25 Jan 2016

Early Modern Black Studies: A Critical Anthology – Call For Papers

Seeking submissions for a collection of essays tentatively titled Early Modern Black Studies: A Critical Anthology. Inspired by and modeled after interdisciplinary...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 24 Jan 2016

Appel à communication : « Michel-Ange et les Pays du Nord / Michelangelo and the North: Impact and Influence » (Bruges, 18-20 août 2016)

According to Holanda in his Dialogues, Michelangelo claimed that Northern, and specifically Flemish art, « will please the devout better than...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 23 Jan 2016

Appel à communication : « Giuliano da Sangallo 1516-2016 » (Florence, 17-18 novembre 2016)

Le cinq centième anniversaire de la mort de Giuliano da Sangallo en 2016 offre l’occasion de dresser un bilan de la fortune historiographique...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 23 Jan 2016

CFP: Raum – Künste: Intermediale Kontexte historischer Architektur und ihrer Ausstattung

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Raum – Künste:  Intermediale Kontexte historischer Architektur und ihrer Ausstattung”...
From Early Modern Architecture on 22 Jan 2016

Appel à communication : « Manifester : formes et aspects des phénomènes de protestation dans les arts et les cultures françaises et francophones » (Londres, avril 2016)

Propre à l’activité humaine, la manifestation comme forme de protestation permet aux individus d’exprimer leur mécontentement...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 22 Jan 2016

The Making of the Humanities V – Call For Papers

The Making of the Humanities V Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore (USA) 5-7 October, 2016 The Making of Humanities conferences are organized by the Society...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 22 Jan 2016

Call for Papers: What's Happening in Black British History? IV

Plenty is happening in Black British History- according to the Mail on Sunday, the OCR GCSE course ‘Migration To Britain c. 1000 to c. 2010’...
From Miranda Kaufmann - Blog on 21 Jan 2016

Appel à communication : « Publier sur l’art, l’architecture et la ville : La Font de Saint-Yenne (1688-1771) et l’ambition d’une œuvre » (Paris, 24-25 novembre 2016)

La contribution décisive de La Font de Saint-Yenne à la naissance et à l’affirmation d’un nouveau type de discours sur...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 20 Jan 2016

Appel à communication : « Working on Things: On the Social, Political, and Economic History of Collected Objects » (Berlin, 21-22 novembre 2016)

Working on Things: On the Social, Political, and Economic History of Collected Objects Organized as part of the project “Dinosaurs in Berlin. Brachiosaurus...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 20 Jan 2016

Mutual Imaginings of Europe and the Middle East Conference

Mutual Imaginings of Europe and the Middle East Conference Center for the Study of Religious Violence Mutual Imaginings of Europe and the Middle East...

Ain’t Love Grand – Call For Papers

Ain’t Love Grand Romance Writers’ of Australia & Flinders University Love and Romance Conference Stamford Grand Hotel, Adelaide, South...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 20 Jan 2016

New Book Series: Perspectives on Emotions History – Call For Proposals

Perspectives on Emotions History encourages proposals for monographs, essay collections, reference works and editions of texts. Inter-disciplinary and...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 19 Jan 2016

Historical Memory and the Preservation of the Past in the Early Modern Period – Call For Papers

Historical Memory and the Preservation of the Past in the Early Modern Period The Pennsylvania State University Committee for Early Modern Studies 2016...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 18 Jan 2016

Medieval and Renaissance Music Conference – Call For Papers

Medieval and Renaissance Music Conference University of Sheffield 5–8 July, 2016 We welcome proposals for individual papers of 20 mins, “lightning...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 17 Jan 2016

Human Kind: Transforming Identity in British and Australian Portraits, 1700-1914 – Call For Papers

Human Kind: Transforming Identity in British and Australian Portraits, 1700-1914 University of Melbourne and National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 16 Jan 2016

Call for Papers | Gendering Museum Histories

From H-ArtHist: Gendering Museum Histories Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology Museum, Oxford, 7–8 September 2016 Proposals due by 11 March 2016;...
From Enfilade on 20 Jan 2016

CFP: Renaissance Drama (3/31/16; 11/3-5/2016, Dallas TX)

We are currently accepting submissions for the Renaissance Drama panel of the South Central Modern Language Association conference, November 3-5, 2016,...
From Everything Early Modern Women on 19 Jan 2016

Summer Institute on Spinoza and German Idealism

Department of Philosophy and Centre for Jewish Studies ​University of Toronto, May 16-20, 2016 KeynotesEckart Förster (Johns Hopkins University)Yitzhak...
From Spinoza Research Network on 19 Jan 2016

Appel à communication : « Renaissance prototypes. Tensions of past and present in early modern Europe » (Oslo, 28-29 septembre 2016)

The conference Renaissance Prototypes will focus on that particular early modern notion of the past as composed of predictions of the future. “Prototype”...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 19 Jan 2016

Call for Papers | Identity in Art and Art History

From H-ArtHist: Graduate Student Symposium: Identity in Art and Art HistorySan Jose State University, 16 April 2016 Proposals due by 26 February 2016 The...
From Enfilade on 19 Jan 2016

CFP: Allegory and Topography in the Modern Age (16th-18th century)

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Allegory and Topography in the Modern Age (16th-18th century)” (due 10 Feb, Paris, France)...
From Early Modern Architecture on 18 Jan 2016

Appel à communication : « La Mort en Europe du XVIIe au XXIe siècle » (Poitiers, 20 avril 2016)

Pour la cinquième année consécutive, les doctorants de première année du Centre de Recherche Interdisciplinaire en Histoire,...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 18 Jan 2016

Appel à communication : « Auricular Style » (Londres, 5-6 octobre 2016)

Auricular Style (London, 5-6 Oct 16) Wallace Collection, London, October 5 – 06, 2016 Auricular Style: Frames This two-day international conference...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 18 Jan 2016

Appel à communication : « Gendering Museum Histories » (Oxford, 7-8 septembre 2016)

Gendering Museum Histories (Oxford, 7-8 Sept 16) Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, September 7 – 08, 2016 Museums and Galleries History Group Biennial Conference...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 18 Jan 2016

Appel à communication : « Identity in Art and Art History » (San Jose, 16 avril 2016)

Identity in Art and Art History (San Jose, 16 Apr 16) San Jose State, April 16, 2016 The Art History Association at San José State University invites...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 18 Jan 2016

Call for Papers | Auricular Style: Frames

The Auricular Style of the seventeenth century regularly occasions evocations of subsequent Rococo designs (for better or worse, though even consideration...
From Enfilade on 18 Jan 2016

CFP: Conventos as Artistic Crucibles in Viceregal New Spain (Sixteenth Century Society & Conference 2016 Conference Session)

The call for papers for the Sixteenth Century Society & Conference 2016 Conference session entitled “Conventos as Artistic Crucibles in...
From Early Modern Architecture on 16 Jan 2016

Appel à communication : « L’humour et la mort : points de rencontre, points de conflits » (Montréal, mai 2016)

À première vue l’humour et la mort ne présentent pas de points de rencontre. Comment peut-on rire d’un évènement...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 16 Jan 2016

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