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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 : « Représenter le conflit et le désordre au XVIIIe siècle (1715-1799) » (Paris, INHA, 13 avril 2018)

Journée d’études Représenter le conflit et le désordre au XVIIIe siècle (1715-1799) Depuis deux ans, l’équipe...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 13 Dec 2017

Call for Articles | Spring 2019 Issue of J18: Animal

From J18: Journal18, Issue #7 (Spring 2019) — Animal Edited by Katie Hornstein Proposals due by 1 April 2018; finished articles will be due by 15...
From Enfilade on 13 Dec 2017

Dutch Seminar in Early Modern Philosophy V

Call for Papers Dutch Seminar in Early Modern Philosophy V (#DSEMP) Utrecht University (NL) 30-31 May 2018 https://dutchseminarearlymodernphilosophy.wordpress.com/...
From Spinoza Research Network on 12 Dec 2017

Appel à communication : « Le Rêve » (Fontainebleau, Festival de l’histoire de l’art, 1-3 juin 2018)

Appel à communication : « Le Rêve » (Fontainebleau, 8e édition du Festival de l’histoire de l’art,...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 11 Dec 2017

Call for Papers – Medievalism, Public History, and Academia

CALL FOR PAPERS Call for Papers – Medievalism, Public History, and Academia: the Re-creation of Early Medieval Europe, c. 400–1000 Conference...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 11 Dec 2017

CFP:  Defence Heritage 2018

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Defence Heritage 2018” (ongoing acceptance of papers, Malta) is available here and under “Calls...
From Early Modern Architecture on 10 Dec 2017

CFP:  Spaces of Circulation and Colonial/Imperial Landscapes:  Challenges and Criticisms (European Society for the History of Science 2018 Conference Session)

The call for papers for the session entitled “Spaces of Circulation and Colonial/Imperial Landscapes:  Challenges and Criticisms” at the European...
From Early Modern Architecture on 10 Dec 2017

Medieval Prizes & Conferences

Prizes 1. CARMEN, The World Wide Medieval Network, Project Prize 2018 New CARMEN Project Prize – for a research project *idea* in Medieval Studies....
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 10 Dec 2017

CFP: The Fourteenth Annual Yale University American Art Graduate Symposium

We are pleased to share the following call for papers for The Fourteenth Annual Yale University American Art Graduate Symposium.
From The Junto on 9 Dec 2017

Call for Papers | Fashioning the Early Modern Courtier

From the Call for Papers: Fashioning the Early Modern Courtier St John’s College, Cambridge, 16 May 2018 Proposals due by 22 January 2018 Early...
From Enfilade on 9 Dec 2017

Southern African Society for Medieval and Renaissance Studies Conference – Call for Papers

Call for Papers Southern African Society for Medieval and Renaissance Studies Conference 23 – 26th August 2018 We are pleased to announce that the...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 9 Dec 2017

18 IJBS Regional Day Conference

REMEMBRANCE AND RE-APPROPRIATION: SHAPING DISSENTING IDENTITIES A Regional Day Conference of the International John Bunyan Society, organized in association...
From Dissenting Experience on 8 Dec 2017

Call for Essays | American Art and Economics

Special Issue of American Art: Economics, Money, and the Art MarketEdited by John Ott and Robin Veder Proposals due by 1 February 2018; final MSS will...
From Enfilade on 8 Dec 2017

Sensory Cultures and the Communication of Belief – Call for Papers

Sensory Cultures and the Communication of Belief Religious History Association, Canberra, 3 July 2018 (in association with the Australian Historical Association...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 8 Dec 2017

Teaching the Middle Ages – ARC Humanities Press

Teaching the Middle Ages   This series aims to reflect the best and most innovative in medieval pedagogies, providing resources for instructors, students,...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 7 Dec 2017

ISSM 2018 Boundary Crossings – Call for Papers

Calls for Papers ISSM 2018 Boundary Crossings October 12-13, 2018 Brock University, St. Catharines, ON, Canada St Catharines, Ontario, Canada, the location...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 6 Dec 2017

CFP:  Travel and Space during the Middle Ages and the Renaissance

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Travel and Space during the Middle Ages and the Renaissance” (due 29 Dec, St. Louis,...
From Early Modern Architecture on 5 Dec 2017

Traces Arborescentes – Call for Papers

Traces Arborescentes – Call for Papers Sacred Science: Learning from the Tree European Society for the History of Science Biennial Conference 2018...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 5 Dec 2017

Channeling Relations in Medieval England and France – Call for Papers

Channeling Relations in Medieval England and France Organizers: Stephanie Grace-Petinos (University of Wisconsin-Madison); Deborah McGrady (University...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 5 Dec 2017

Call for Papers | Fashion and Clothing in European Museums

From H-ArtHist: Fashion and Clothing in European Museums: Collection, Research, Exhibition Musée Alsacien, Strasbourg/Haguenau, 17–19 May...
From Enfilade on 5 Dec 2017

Call for Papers | Things Left Behind

From the University  of Missouri-Columbia: Things Left Behind: Material Culture, Disaster, and the Human ExperienceUniversity of Missouri Art History...
From Enfilade on 5 Dec 2017

CFP:  The Other City:  History and Image of Urban Diversity:  Places and Landscapes of Privileges and Welfare, of Seclusion, Discomfort and Multiculturalism

The call for papers for the conference entitled “The Other City:  History and Image of Urban Diversity:  Places and Landscapes of Privileges...
From Early Modern Architecture on 4 Dec 2017

CFP:  Cultural History of Europe (Special Issue “Garden and Melancholy in Europe Between the XVIIIth Century and the Contemporary Era”)

The call for articles for a special issue of Cultural History of Europe on “Garden and Melancholy in Europe Between the XVIIIth Century...
From Early Modern Architecture on 4 Dec 2017

CALL FOR PAPERS: THE WORLDS THAT PLAGUE MADE

The Worlds That Plague Made Call for Papers The Annual Conference at the Medieval and Renaissance Center will be held on April 13th and 14th. This year’s...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 4 Dec 2017

Appel à communications : [no title] NORDIK 2018 (Copenhague, 25-27 octobre 2018)

Appel à communication : [no title] NORDIK 2018 Copenhagen (October 25–27 2018) NORDIK – The Nordic Association for Art Historians hereby...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 3 Dec 2017

Illuminating Hidden Figures – Call for Papers

Illuminating Hidden Figures  Diversity and Difference in the Middle Ages New England Medieval Studies Consortium Brown University March 17-18, 2018...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 3 Dec 2017

Meetings, Conflicts, Exchanges: Mediterranean Space in the Middle Ages – Call for Papers

Meetings, Conflicts, Exchanges: Mediterranean Space in the Middle Ages 23rd and 24th March 2018 Université de Montréal Fernand Braudel writes...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 2 Dec 2017

Appel à communication : « (Presque toute) l’Europe à Coimbra. Règle et hybridité dans la production sculpturale de Jean de Rouen » (Coimbra, 26-28 avril 2018)

Appel à communication : « (Presque toute) l’Europe à Coimbra. Règle et hybridité dans la production sculpturale...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 1 Dec 2017

The Sacral and the Secular: Early Medieval Political Theology – Call for Papers

The Sacral and the Secular: Early Medieval Political Theology  Call for Papers Ever since Ernst Kantorowicz popularised the term ‘political...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 1 Dec 2017

Call for Papers | MAHS 2018, Indianapolis

From the MAHS Fall 2017 Newsletter: 45th Annual Conference of the Midwest Art History SocietyIndianapolis, 5–7 April 2018 Proposals due by 15 December...
From Enfilade on 1 Dec 2017

Appel à communication : émotions en bataille, XVIe-XVIIIe siècles (Montréal 25-26 octobre 2018)

Montreal, Universite du Quebec a Montreal, October 25 – 26, 2018 Deadline: Jan 5, 2018 <http://cirem16-18.ca/> Émotions en bataille,...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 1 Dec 2017

Appel à communication : « Le fascisme italien au prisme des arts contemporains » (Rome, 5-6 avril 2018)

Appel à communication : « Le fascisme italien au prisme des arts contemporains » Tandis que les actualités portent...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 30 Nov 2017

Appel à communication : « Artistes et collections royales françaises (fin XVe-fin XVIIIe s.) – L’artiste créateur » (31 mai 2018, Versailles)

Appel à communications : Journée d’études interdisciplinaire « Artistes et collections royales françaises...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 30 Nov 2017

Call for Papers | American Art Symposium, [Un]making Empires

From H-ArtHist: Fourteenth Annual Yale University American Art Graduate Symposium, [Un]making EmpiresYale University, New Haven, 7 April 2018 Proposals...
From Enfilade on 30 Nov 2017

Everything you ever wanted to know about representations and recollections of empire

But we haven’t published it yet!  That’s where you come in.  The deadline is tomorrow, but we know that you’ve been working...
From CERAE Impressions: A Blog on 29 Nov 2017

Call for Papers | A Farewell to Critique?

From H-ArtHist: A Farewell to Critique? Reconsidering Critique as Art Historical MethodUniversity of Copenhagen, NORDIK conference, 25–27 October...
From Enfilade on 29 Nov 2017

CFP: “Health & Healing in the Early Modern Iberian World: A Gendered Perspective” – Essay Collection

We are seeking submissions for an interdisciplinary collection of essays tentatively titled Health and Healing in the Early Modern Iberian World: A Gendered...
From EM Spanish History Notes on 27 Nov 2017

Appel à communication : « L’impressionnisme face aux idées » (Paris, 26 avril 2018)

Édouard Manet, Au café Guerbois, 1869, lithographie, Washington, National Gallery of Art L’ambition de cette journée d’étude...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 27 Nov 2017

Call for Papers | Visual and Material Culture Exchange across the Baltic

From H-ArtHist: Visual and Material Culture Exchange across the Baltic Sea Region, 1750–1850Berlin, 22–24 March 2018 Proposals due by 1 December...
From Enfilade on 27 Nov 2017

Hagiography Beyond Tradition – book series

New book series at Amsterdam University Press: Hagiography Beyond Tradition. Amsterdam University Press invites both formal proposals for the series, and...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 26 Nov 2017

LIMINA ‘Home: Belonging and Displacement’ Conference 2018

LIMINA: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies upcoming conference entitled ‘Home: Belonging and Displacement’. This conference is a...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 25 Nov 2017

CFA: Philosophy of Mind in Early Modern Philosophy

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: Philosophy of Mind in Early Modern Philosophy Conference April 28 – 29, 2018 Hosted by Princeton University Submission Deadline:...
From Spinoza Research Network on 24 Nov 2017

Appel à communication : « Rire et violence (XVIe-XVIIIe siècles) » (Lausanne, 22 mars 2018)

  « Une douleur si pressante s’effleure dans les flancs, qu’il semble que les entrailles se déchirent et qu’elles se...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 24 Nov 2017

Appel à communication : « Stratégies du détail dans les arts visuels et la photographie aux Etats-Unis depuis la Seconde Guerre mondiale » (22-25 mai 2018, Nice)

Appel à communication : Stratégies du détail dans les arts visuels et la photographie aux Etats-Unis depuis la Seconde guerre mondiale...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 24 Nov 2017

Appel à contribution : « Rencontres, conflits, échanges : l’espace méditerranéen au Moyen Âge » (Université de Montréal 23 et 24 mars 2018)

Appel à contribution : « Rencontres, conflits, échanges : l’espace méditerranéen au Moyen Age »...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 23 Nov 2017

Appel à communication : « Colloque Paul Perdrizet » (Nancy, 7-9 novembre 2018)

Appel à communication : « colloque Paul Perdrizet » (Nancy, 7-9 novembre 2018) Les travaux de l’archéologue et...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 23 Nov 2017

Call for Papers | Frenemies in British Art, 1769–2018

From the Paul Mellon Centre: Frenemies: Friendship, Enmity, and Rivalry in British Art, 1769–2018Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, London,...
From Enfilade on 23 Nov 2017

European Academy of Religion First Annual Conference – Call for Papers

EUROPEAN ACADEMY OF RELIGION FIRST ANNUAL CONFERENCE BOLOGNA, MARCH 5-8, 2018 The European Academy of Religion (EuARe) is a new constellation in European...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 23 Nov 2017

Appel à communications / Séminaire doctoral commun

L'analyse du rapport aux archives et de la place qu’elles occupent dans le processus de recherche en histoire de l’art est au centre de la...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 22 Nov 2017

CFP: Borderlines XXII: Sickness, Strife, and Suffering at Queen’s University Belfast 2018

Call for papers for Borderlines XXII: Sickness, Strife, and Suffering. This conference will be held from 13-15th April 2018 at Queen’s University...
From Shakespeare in Ireland on 22 Nov 2017

CALL FOR PAPERS: Scientiae: Disciplines of Knowing in the Early Modern World

16-19 May 2018University of Minnesota, Twin CitiesMinneapolis, USAKeynotes: Surekha Davies (Western Connecticut State University) and Vladimir Urbanek...
From The Renaissance Diary on 22 Nov 2017

CALL FOR PAPERS: The Second Annual Early Modern Women Writers' Colloquium (2018)

At the 6th Annual Othello's Island Conference 2018Centre for Visual Arts and Research, Nicosia, Cyprus25 to 27 March 2018Keynote lecture by: Professor...
From The Renaissance Diary on 22 Nov 2017

CALL FOR PAPERS: XXXVII Scientific Instrument Symposium

3 - 7 September 2018Leiden and Haarlem, The Netherlands The XXXVII Symposium of the Scientific Instrument Commission will take place from the 3rd to the...
From The Renaissance Diary on 22 Nov 2017

Appel à communications : Museum Affordances: Collections, Interventions, Exhibitions

RAI’s 2018 Conference on Art, Materiality and Representation to be held at the British Museum and SOAS University of London, 1-3 June 2018 What...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 21 Nov 2017

AHA2018: The Scale of History – Call for papers

  AHA2018: The Scale of History Call for papers Historians make choices about the scale of their inquiry. They set parameters for their projects –...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 21 Nov 2017

CFP:  Art, Architecture and Humanism in Bologna 1446-153

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Art, Architecture and Humanism in Bologna 1446-1530” (due 15 Dec, Bologna, Italy) is available...
From Early Modern Architecture on 20 Nov 2017

CFP:  Perspective: actualité en histoire de l’art (Special Issue: “Destroying”)

The call for articles for a special issue of Perspective: actualité en histoire de l’art on the theme of “Destroying” (due...
From Early Modern Architecture on 20 Nov 2017

Australian Historical Association Annual Conference 2018 – Call for Papers

Australian Historical Association Annual Conference 2018 – Call for Papers Historians make choices about the scale of their inquiry. They set parameters...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 20 Nov 2017

Appel à contribution : « Imagopapae. La figure du pape entre passé et présent » (Liège, 20-22 juin 2018)

Appel à contribution : « Imagopapae. La figure du pape entre passé et présent » (Liège, 20-22 juin 2018)...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 19 Nov 2017

CFP:  Memoria (19th International Baroque Summer Course of the Werner Oecshlin Foundation)

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Memoria (19th International Baroque Summer Course of the Werner Oecshlin Foundation)” (due...
From Early Modern Architecture on 19 Nov 2017

The Canadian Conference of Medieval Art Historians – Call for Papers

The Canadian Conference of Medieval Art Historians Colloque canadien des historiens de l’art du Moyen Âge Call for Papers/Appel À communications...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 18 Nov 2017

Call for Papers | Women Inventors in Architecture, 1700–

From SAH: Women Inventors in Architecture, 1700–2000 International Archive of Women in Architecture 2018 Symposium School of Architecture + Design,...
From Enfilade on 18 Nov 2017

Theorizing Medieval European Literatures c. 500 – c. 1500 – Call for Submissions

Theorizing Medieval European Literatures c. 500 – c. 1500   Deadline 1 September 2018 Interfaces 7 will address a key, but often simply assumed,...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 16 Nov 2017

Colloque : Les marchés de la misère, XVIIIe-XXIe siècle (Lyon, 18-19 octobre 2018)

Colloque : Les marchés de la misère (XVIIIe-XXIe siècle) / The markets of misery (18th-21th Colloque organisé par le Centre...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 14 Nov 2017

Call for Papers | Public Agency in Private Spaces, Female Agency

Public Agency in Private Spaces: Politics, Painting, and Patronage in the Long Eighteenth CenturyChristie’s Education Symposium 2018: Celebrating...
From Enfilade on 15 Nov 2017

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