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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

16th International Conference on Books, Publishing & Libraries

16th International Conference on Books, Publishing & Libraries University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA 7 July 2018 Founded in 2003, the International...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 28 Jun 2017

Law and (Dis)Order – Call For Papers

Law and (Dis)Order Sewanee Medieval Colloquium The University of the South, Sewanee, TN 13-14 April, 2018 The Sewanee Medieval Colloquium invites papers...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 28 Jun 2017

CFP:  Early Modern Intermediality

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Early Modern Intermediality” (due 15 Jul, Palo Alto, California, USA) is available here...
From Early Modern Architecture on 27 Jun 2017

Women’s Study Group (1558-1837) 2017/18: CFP and Meeting Schedule

The Women’s Studies Group 1558-1837 is a small, informal, multidisciplinary group formed to promote women’s studies in the early modern...
From RECSO on 27 Jun 2017

Food and Feast in Premodern Outlaw Tales – Call For Papers

Food and Feast in Premodern Outlaw Tales (edited collection) Editors: Melissa Ridley Elmes and Kristin Bovaird-Abbo We seek papers to round out an exciting...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 27 Jun 2017

Appel à candidatures – Petits exercices d’érudition dans la bibliothèque de l’INHA (Paris, 17 septembre 2017 – date limite : 15 juillet)

À l’occasion des Journées européennes du patrimoine le dimanche 17 septembre 2017, l’Institut national d’histoire...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 26 Jun 2017

University of Helsinki: 3 Postdoctoral Researchers in Digital Humanities – Call For Papers

Three Postdoctoral Researchers in Digital Humanities at the University of Helsinki, Faculty of Arts Position 1 Postdoctoral Researcher In Computational...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 26 Jun 2017

Appel à communication : « 1917-2017 : Regards croisés sur les avant-gardes artistiques soviétiques » (Paris Nanterre/Paris VIII, 7-8 décembre 2017)

Les avant-gardes artistiques soviétiques suscitent depuis longtemps un intérêt particulier et leurs pratiques multiples, leurs discours...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 25 Jun 2017

Call for Papers: Women and Religion in the Early Americas

Reposting this from our good friend Historiann: Call For Papers: Women and Religion in the Early Americas For a special issue in honor of the life and...
From The Junto on 24 Jun 2017

Call for Paperes | Zwinger and Schloss

From H-ArtHist: Zwinger & Schloss: Augustus the Strong’s Dresden Residence in a European Context, 1694–1733Dresden, 9–11 November...
From Enfilade on 24 Jun 2017

Recasting Reproduction (1500-1800) – Call For Papers

Recasting Reproduction (1500-1800) London 18 November, 2017 The contested concept of “reproduction” stands at a critical nexus of the conceptualisation...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 23 Jun 2017

Terra Digita – Call For Papers and Workshops

Terra Digita Cornell University November 4-5, 2017 The changing landscape of digital mapping technology continues to open up new frontiers for exploring,...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 23 Jun 2017

CFP, Middle English Literary Works, The Literary Encyclopaedia

The Literary Encyclopedia at http://www.litencyc.com is looking for qualified writers to enhance its coverage of Middle English Literature. We are...

Call for Papers | The Tableau Vivant

The Tableau Vivant: Across Media, History, and Culture Columbia University, New York, 30 November – 2 December 2017 Proposals due by 30 July 2017...
From Enfilade on 21 Jun 2017

Call for Papers | Entangled Urbanisms

From H-ArtHist: Entangled Urbanisms: History, Place, and the Shaping of CitiesNorthwestern University, Evanston, 17–18 May 2018 Proposals due by...
From Enfilade on 21 Jun 2017

Sixteenth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities – Call For Papers

Sixteenth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 5–7 July, 2018 We are pleased to...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 21 Jun 2017

4th Annual ACMRS Conference – Call For Papers

The 24th Annual ACMRS Conference Scottsdale, AZ February 8–10, 2018 ACMRS invites session and paper proposals for its annual interdisciplinary conference...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 21 Jun 2017

Voices of the Australian Migrant and Minority Press: Intercultural, Transnational and Diasporic Contexts – Call For Papers (Revised Deadline)

Voices of the Australian Migrant and Minority Press: Intercultural, Transnational and Diasporic Contexts University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba 22-23...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 20 Jun 2017

Australasian Society for Continental Philosophy Conference 2017 – Call For Papers

Australasian Society for Continental Philosophy Conference 2017 University of Tasmania, Hobart November 28 – December 1, 2017 Conference Website...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 20 Jun 2017

Appel à communication : The wall as a visual panel in the Middle Ages (Madrid, 6-7 novembre 2017)

Madrid (Spain), November 6 – 07, 2017 Date limite d’envoi : 25 juin 2017 The 11th Complutese Congress on Medieval Art (Madrid, Spain) aims...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 19 Jun 2017

Appel à communication – L’art et le sacré – Jeudis de l’art (Paris, 2017-2018)

Argumentaire – L’art et le sacré Pour la septième année consécutive, les Jeudis de l’art, cycle de conférences...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 19 Jun 2017

Appel à communication : « La performance : un espace de visibilité pour les femmes artistes ? » (Paris, avril 2018)

Appel à communication : « La performance : un espace de visibilité pour les femmes artistes ? » Cette journée d’étude...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 19 Jun 2017

Call for Papers | Printing Colour, 1700–183

Jacob Christoph Le Blon, after Hyacinthe Rigaud, Cardinal André-Hercule de Fleury, 1738, mezzotint with colour separatons. ◊  ◊  ◊...
From Enfilade on 18 Jun 2017

Call for Papers | ASECS 2018, Orlando

2018 American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies Conference Hilton Orlando Buena Vista Palace, 22–25 March 2018 Proposals due by 15 September...
From Enfilade on 17 Jun 2017

7th and 8th International Conferences on Food Studies – Call For Papers

We are pleased to announce the Call for Papers for the Seventh and Eighth International Conferences on Food Studies. We invite proposals for paper presentations,...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 16 Jun 2017

CFP:  Recasting Reproduction (1500-1800)

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Recasting Reproduction (1500-1800)” (due 6 Jul, London, UK) is available here and under “Calls...
From Early Modern Architecture on 15 Jun 2017

Appel à communication : « Transition(s) : concept, méthodes et études de cas (XIVe-XVIIe siècles) » (Liège, 30-31 janvier 2018)

Rencontres doctorales internationales Transitions (Université de Liège) / TRAME (Université de Picardie Jules Verne) / CESR (Université...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 15 Jun 2017

Appel à communication : The Museum as Mirror (Florence, 23-24 nov. 2017)

Call for papers The Museum as Mirror – Reflections on Encounters between People and Objects Deadline: Jul 15, 2017 Workshop to be held at the Kunsthistorisches...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 14 Jun 2017

Appel à communication : le japonisme au XXe siècle (Tokyo, 25-26 novembre 2017)

Japonisme in the 20th Century (Tokyo, 25-26 Nov 17) Tokyo, November 25 – 26, 2017 Deadline: Jun 30, 2017 Call for papers for the 7th Hatakeyama Symposium...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 14 Jun 2017

CFP:  Against Conventions.  Uncommon Social Roles of Women and Men from Early Modern Times to 1945

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Against Conventions.  Uncommon Social Roles of Women and Men from Early Modern Times to 1945”...
From Early Modern Architecture on 13 Jun 2017

Appel à communication : « Créer à plusieurs ? Collaborations littéraires, artistiques et scientifiques au Grand Siècle » (Princeton, 10-12 mai 2018)

Appel à communications XVe Colloque du CIR 17 – Centre International de Rencontres sur le XVIIe siècle (www.cir17.info) Princeton University...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 13 Jun 2017

Appel à contributions pour le colloque international « La revue culturelle dans le monde : révolution, subversion et émancipation du XVIIIe siècle à nos jours  » (Paris, 16-17 novembre 2017)

De L’Abeille haytienne (Haïti, 1817) à The New Era (Sierra Leone, 1855), de la Revista de Antropofagia (Brésil, 1928), en passant...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 12 Jun 2017

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

The Past and the Curious: Re(viewing) History The University of Sydney Postgraduate History Conference Quadrangle, The University of Sydney Some people...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 12 Jun 2017

Launch of the New Journal, Emotions: History, Culture, Society

The first issue of the new biannual journal, edited by Professor Andrew Lynch and Dr Katie Barclay (Adelaide), Emotions: History, Culture, Society is about...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 11 Jun 2017

The Literary Interface – Call For Papers

The Literary Interface 2018 Literary Studies Convention Australian National University, Canberra 4-7 July, 2018 Jointly held by the Association for the...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 10 Jun 2017

CFP: Anglo-Iberian Relations: From the Medieval to the Modern, Zafra, Oct 19-21, 2017

Anglo-Iberian Relations: From the Medieval to the Modern 19-21 October 2017 Zafra (Badajoz), Spain Having had a flurry of requests for an extended deadline,...
From EM Spanish History Notes on 9 Jun 2017

Call for Proposals Attending to Early Modern Women: Action and Agency

  Attending to Early Modern Women: Action and Agency, June 14-17, 2018     Milwaukee, WI Call for Proposals Over its time...

Appel à communication : « Le Siècle d’or, un nouvel âge d’or ? Survivances d’un mythe dans les Provinces-Unies du XVIIe siècle » (Genève, 31 mai-2 juin 2018)

« En ce temps, c’était un âge d’or pour l’art ; et les pommes d’or (que l’on ne trouve qu’avec...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 9 Jun 2017

Call for Papers | The Africa of European Scholars

From the Call for Papers: The Africa of European Scholars, 17th–20th CenturiesCheikh Anta Diop University, Dakar (Senegal), 5–7 February 2018...
From Enfilade on 7 Jun 2017

Call for Papers | Recasting Reproduction, 1500–18

From The Courtauld: Recasting Reproduction, 1500–1800The Courtauld Institute of Art, London, 18 November 2017 Proposals due by 6 July 2017 David...
From Enfilade on 7 Jun 2017

University of Otago, Centre for the Book 2017 Symposium: Books and Users – Call For Papers

University of Otago Centre for the Book 2017 Symposium: Books and Users University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand 28–29 November, and 30 November–1...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 7 Jun 2017

Call for Papers | Libraries and Museums in Switzerland

From H-ArtHist: Bibliothèques et Musées en Suisse: Histoires Croisées, 18e-19e sièclesMusée historique de Lausanne,...
From Enfilade on 6 Jun 2017

Call for Papers | Fans as Images, Accessories, and Instruments of Gesture

From H-ArtHist: ‘Num’rous Uses, Motions, Charms, and Arts’: Fans as Images,Accessories, and Instruments of Gesture in the 17th and 18th...
From Enfilade on 5 Jun 2017

Digital Intimacies 3.0: Connections & Disconnections – Call For Papers

Digital Intimacies 3.0: Connections & Disconnections RMIT, Melbourne, Australia November 13-15, 2017 Conference Website Convenors: Jenny Kennedy (RMIT),...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 5 Jun 2017

Call for Papers | Landscape Now

Thomas Gainsborough, Wooded Landscape with a Cottage and Shepherd, 1748–50, oil on canvas, 43.2 × 54.3 cm (New Haven: Yale Center for British...
From Enfilade on 2 Jun 2017

Twenty-First Biennial New College Conference on Medieval and Renaissance Studies – Call For Papers

Twenty-First Biennial New College Conference on Medieval and Renaissance Studies Sarasota, Florida 8–10 March, 2018 Conference Website The program...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 2 Jun 2017

CFP: Landscape Now

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Landscape Now” (due 30 Jun, London, UK) is available here and under “Calls for Books,...
From Early Modern Architecture on 1 Jun 2017

Thirteenth International Conference on the Arts in Society – Call For Papers

Thirteenth International Conference on the Arts in Society Emily Carr University of Art + Design Vancouver, Canada 27–29 June 2018 We invite proposals...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 1 Jun 2017

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

APPEL A COMMUNICATIONS Colloque interdisciplinaire, Musée historique de Lausanne 24-25 mai 2018 La présence d’objets, voire de véritables...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 31 May 2017

Appel à communication : « Networks, Museums and Collections. Surrealism in the United States », DFK Paris, 27-29 novembre 2017

Surrealism, cover of Julien Levy’s book,designed by Joseph Cornell, 1936. ###English version cf. below### Conseil scientifique: Julia Drost (DFK...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 31 May 2017

Appel à communication : Séminaire international d’histoires de la photographie : « Women Photographers/Women photographed » (Sao Paulo, août 2017)

Women Photographers / Women Photographed (Sao Paulo, 30 Aug – 1 Sept 17) Sao Paulo, Museum of Contemporary Art, August 30 – September 1, 2017...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 31 May 2017

Appel à communication : « Blocks, Plates, Stones : Matrices / Surfaces » (Londres, 21 septembre 2017)

Blocks, Plates, Stones: Matrices/Printing Surfaces (London, 21 Sept 17) Senate House, London, September 21, 2017 Deadline: Jun 30, 2017 BLOCKS PLATES STONES:...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 31 May 2017

CFP: Natures and Spaces of Enlightenment

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Natures and Spaces of Enlightenment” (due 1 Aug, Brisbane, Australia) is available here and...
From Early Modern Architecture on 31 May 2017

Appel à communication : « Clay Matters » (Hasselt, Belgique, 16-17 novembre 2017)

Clay matters (Hasselt, 16-18 Nov 17) Hasselt (Belgium), PXL-MAD, November 16 – 18, 2017 Deadline: Jun 30, 2017 Call for Papers Clay matters. Thinking...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 31 May 2017

Appel à communication pour les 5e Rencontres du European Architectural History Network (Talinn, Estonie, Juin 2018)

European Architectural History Network (Tallinn, 13-16 June 18) Tallinn, Estonia, June 13 – 16, 2018 Deadline: Sep 30, 2017 Abstracts are invited...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 31 May 2017

CFP: ‘Swift Today’ conference in Sofia University

A conference entitled ‘Swift Today: His Legacy from the Enlightenment to Modern-Day Politics’ will take place in Sofia University on 30 November...

CFP: Natures and Spaces of Enlightenment

The Australian and New Zealand Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies is pleased to announce that the sixteenth David Nichol Smith Seminar, Natures...

Appel à communication : « Rêves de naissance ou de mort » (21-23 mars 2018, Université de la Sarre)

[Deutsche Fassung siehe unten] [English version below]   RÊVES DE NAISSANCE ET DE MORT La représentation onirique des expériences-limites...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 30 May 2017

Natures and Spaces of Enlightenment – Call For Papers

Natures and Spaces of Enlightenment The Sixteenth David Nichol Smith Seminar in Eighteenth-Century Studies Griffith University and the University of Queensland,...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 29 May 2017

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