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AULLA Conference Panel: Passionate Love and Rational Engagement – Cognition and Valuation – Call For Papers

This is a call for papers for a special stream themed ‘Passionate Love and Rational Engagement – Cognition and Valuation’, jointly organised...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 2 Jul 2016

Appel à communication : « Louis Marin : Renaissance(s) » (Grenoble, 24-25 novembre 2016)

Louis Marin, né à Grenoble (La Tronche) en 1931, a joué un rôle prépondérant pour l’histoire de l’art...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 1 Jul 2016

CFP: The Royal Palace in the Europe of Revolutions

The call for papers for the conference entitled “The Royal Palace in the Europe of Revolutions” (due 31 Aug, Paris, France) is available here...
From Early Modern Architecture on 1 Jul 2016

Power of the Bishop’s Second Edited Volume: Second Edited Volume – Call for Papers

Power of the Bishop’s Second Edited Volume: Second Edited Volume: Call for Papers Episcopal Personalities The second volume ‘In the Hands of...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 1 Jul 2016

Appel à communication : « L’architecte : un lecteur actif / The Architect as Active Reader » (Vicenza, 15-17 juin 2017)

The Centro Internazionale di Studi di Architettura Andrea Palladio (CISA) will organize an international conference on the theme of « The Architect...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 30 Jun 2016

Call for Papers | Art in the British Country House: Collecting and Display

From the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art: Art in the British Country House: Collecting and DisplayPaul Mellon Centre for Studies in British...
From Enfilade on 30 Jun 2016

Call for Papers | Romanticism and the Peripheries

From the conference website: Romanticism and the PeripheriesCalouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, 5–7 December 2016 Proposals due by 30 July 2016...
From Enfilade on 30 Jun 2016

“Getting Medieval”: Medievalism in Contemporary Popular Culture – Call For Papers

“Getting Medieval”: Medievalism in Contemporary Popular Culture Jean-François Champollion National University Institute (“Champollion...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 30 Jun 2016

Appel à communication : « La Peur / Fear » (Los Angeles, 20-21 octobre 2016)

Discourses of fear dominate our contemporary moment. In this so-called “Age of Terrorism,” fear knows no borders, spreads quickly, and provokes...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 29 Jun 2016

Appel à communication : « Nouveaux regards sur la haute couture parisienne, de 1850 à nos jours » (Paris, 24-25 mars 2017)

A l’occasion de l’installation des collections Jacques Doucet dans la prestigieuse salle Labrouste de la rue de Richelieu, ce colloque international...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 28 Jun 2016

Historical Identities – Call For Papers

Historical Identities Annual Postgraduate History Conference 2016 The Quadrangle, University of Sydney 24-25 November, 2016 Postgraduates of the Department...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 28 Jun 2016

CFP: The Architect as Active Reader

The call for papers for the conference entitled “The Architect as Active Reader” (due 15 Sept, Vicenza, Italy) is available here and under...
From Early Modern Architecture on 27 Jun 2016

To the Ends of the Earth – Call For Papers

To the Ends of the Earth Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts, the University of Pennsylvania March 2-4, 2017 From the beginning,...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 27 Jun 2016

Appel à communication : « ‘Disassembled Images’: Contemporary Art After Allan Sekula » (Anvers, 2-4 mars 2017)

This conference takes the US artist, theoretician, critic, teacher and poet Allan Sekula’s Ship of Fools / The Dockers’ Museum (2010-2013)...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 26 Jun 2016

Call for Papers | Collecting and Display Seminar Group

From H-ArtHist: Collecting and Display Seminar GroupInstitute of Historical Research, London, 3 October 2016 — 22 June 2017 Proposals due by 6 July...
From Enfilade on 25 Jun 2016

Appel à communication : « Mazarin, Rome et l’Italie » (Paris, 11-13 mai 2017)

Ce colloque, qui prend la suite du colloque Mazarin, les lettres et les arts (Institut, décembre 2002, publié en 2006), portera sur les liens...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 24 Jun 2016

CFP: Space, Place and Image in Early Modern English Literature

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Space, Place and Image in Early Modern English Literature” (due 19 Sept, Lausanne, Switzerland)...
From Early Modern Architecture on 24 Jun 2016

Appel à communication : « Photography and the Everyday » (ICPT 2016) (Chypre, 2-4 décembre 2016)

The 4th International Conference of Photography and Theory (ICPT 2016) aims once again at bringing together researchers and practitioners from diverse...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 24 Jun 2016

Dutch Seminar in Early Modern Philosophy IV

Faculty of Philosophy, University of Groningen (NL), 18-19 February 2017 We are pleased to announce the fourth meeting of the Dutch Seminar in Early Modern...
From Spinoza Research Network on 24 Jun 2016

Call for Papers | Objects and Possessions

From the conference website: Objects and Possessions: Material Goods in a Changing World, 1200–1800Southampton, 3–6 April 2017 Proposals due...
From Enfilade on 24 Jun 2016

Call for Essays | Adapting the Eighteenth Century

Adapting the Eighteenth Century: Pedagogies and PracticesEdited by Sharon Harrow (Professor of English, Shippensburg University) and Kirsten Saxton (Professor...
From Enfilade on 24 Jun 2016

Women’s Literary Culture and the Medieval Canon – Call For Papers

Women’s Literary Culture and the Medieval Canon University of Bergen, Norway 22-24 June, 2017 This international conference is organized by Professor...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 24 Jun 2016

Appel à communication : « « Petites mains » d’artistes dans les pratiques scientifiques » (Nancy, 7 décembre 2016/ Lausanne, 10 mars 2017)

Ces journées d’études proposent d’interroger l’histoire des rapports entre arts et sciences du point de vue d’une...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 22 Jun 2016

ANZAMEMS Conference Panel: Alchemical Knowledge: Production and Transfer – Call For Papers

ANZAMEMS 2017 Panel CFP: Alchemical Knowledge: Production and Transfer In the past decades, alchemy has been finally established as a legitimate subject...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 22 Jun 2016

Appel à communication : « De Gethsémani au Golgotha : la Passion dans l’art et la littérature » (Paris, 12-14 octobre 2017)

Poursuivant les travaux du LIS sur les approches de la souffrance, dont l’un des moments forts a été le colloque international de mai...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 21 Jun 2016

Journal of Historical Fictions: Narrative Constructions of the Past – Call For Papers

The Historical Fictions Research Network (historicalfictionsresearch.org) is pleased announce the arrival of the Journal of Historical Fictions. The Journal...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 21 Jun 2016

Global Byzantium: 50th Spring Symposium of Byzantine Studies – Call For Papers

Global Byzantium: 50th Spring Symposium of Byzantine Studies Centre for Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies, University of Birmingham 25-27 March,...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 21 Jun 2016

CFP: Palgrave Communications: Interiorities: Artistic, Conceptual and Historical Reassessments of the Interior

The call for articles for the edited volume to be published by Palgrave Communications and entitled Interiorities: Artistic, Conceptual and Historical...
From Early Modern Architecture on 20 Jun 2016

Appel à communication : « Medieval Latin and the Visual Arts » — Session du Congrès Medialatinitas 2017 (Vienne, 17-21 septembre 2017)

In 2017 the International Medieval Latin Congress will be held in Vienna, a city that was the capital of a great multilingual empire. With the fitting...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 19 Jun 2016

Appel à communication : « Copies des maîtres flamands dans le monde hispanique (XVIe-XVIIe siècles) » (Bruxelles, 9-10 février 2017)

FLANDES BY SUBSTITUTION: COPIES OF FLEMISH MASTERS IN THE HISPANIC WORLD (1500-1700) Art History Seminar 18 of the Royal Institute for Cultural Heritage...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 19 Jun 2016

Superhero Identities Symposium – Call For Papers

Superhero Identities Symposium Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI), Melbourne, Australia 8-9 December, 2016 It is hard to imagine a time when...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 18 Jun 2016

Appel à communication : « Apprentissage, Travail et création » (Lille, 2016-2017)

Dans le cadre du séminaire « Apprentissage, Travail et Création » de l’axe Arts et mémoire du laboratoire IRHiS,...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 17 Jun 2016

Call for Articles | Winterthur Portfolio

From The University of Chicago Press: “More images, please.” These words—all too rare in publishing—are commonplace for editors...
From Enfilade on 17 Jun 2016

The Great Fire: Reconsidered – Call For Papers

The Great Fire: Reconsidered Wren Suite, St Paul’s Cathedral 3 September, 2016 The Great Fire of London has long been held as a watershed moment...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 17 Jun 2016

Appel à communication : « Les économies de la qualité. Les personnes et les choses sur les marchés médiévaux et modernes » (Suse, 28-30 août 2016)

La 5e école d’été d’histoire économique, qui se réunira à Suse (Piémont, Italie), les 28,...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 16 Jun 2016

Book Series: Women and Gender in the Early Modern World

  Women and Gender in the Early Modern World  The University of Nebraska Press

Call for Papers | Nomadic Objects: Material Circulations

From the conference website: Nomadic Objects: Material Circulations, Appropriations, and theFormation of Identities in the Early Modern Period, 1500–1800Paris,...
From Enfilade on 16 Jun 2016

Appel à communication : « Réalité autre, mais réalité quand même. Hans Hartung et l’abstraction » (Paris,12-13 janvier 2017)

C’est en 1949, quatre ans après la fin de la guerre, que le neurologue et collectionneur d’art de Stuttgart Ottomar Domnick publie la...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 15 Jun 2016

Appel à communication : « La femme fatale » (Lyon, 24-25 mars 2017)

Souvent associé à la décadence de la fin du XIXe siècle, le thème de la femme fatale ne cesse de nourrir les arts et...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 14 Jun 2016

CfP: Gendering the Late Medieval and Early Modern World

Announcing a new series from Amsterdam University Press  Gendering the Late Medieval and Early Modern World   Series Editors: James Daybell (Chair),...

CfP: Gender, Law and Economy in Early Modern and Modern Europe

Call for papers: 8th Conference of the European network:Gender Differences in the History of European Legal Cultures NORTH vs SOUTH? Gender, law and economy...

Call for Essays | Interiority and the Interior

From H-ArtHist: Interiorities: Artistic, Conceptual, and Historical Reassessments of the InteriorPalgrave CommunicationsGuest Editor: Vlad Ionescu (Faculty...
From Enfilade on 14 Jun 2016

Transporting Romanticism – Call For Papers

Transporting Romanticism RSAA Biennial Conference Wellington, NZ 16-18 February, 2017 Conference Website In the last decades of Humanities scholarship,...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 14 Jun 2016

Understanding Material Loss Across Time and Space – Call For Papers

Understanding Material Loss Across Time and Space University of Birmingham 17–18 February 2017 Understanding Material Loss across Time and Space...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 14 Jun 2016

92nd Annual Meeting of the Medieval Academy of America – Call For Papers

92nd Annual Meeting of the Medieval Academy of America Toronto, Ontario 6-8 April, 2017 Hosted by the University of Toronto and The Pontifical Institute...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 13 Jun 2016

Appel à communication : « Early Modern Rome » (Rome/Bracciano, 5-7 octobre 2017)

Early modern Rome was contradictory and complex; its vernacular and high culture animated and rich. From Petrarch’s crowning as Poet Laureate on...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 12 Jun 2016

Appel à communication : « Objects und Elites – New Research on Artistic Production of the 12th and 13th Centuries and its Intellectual Context » (Munich, 19-21 mai 2017)

While interdisciplinary research on medieval art has been increasingly moving into the center in recent decades, it often fails because of distinct questions,...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 12 Jun 2016

Appel à communication : « Faire entendre le spectaculaire dans l’ancien comté de Hainaut : des réformes aux révolutions » (Louvain-la-Neuve, 16-17 mars 2017)

En permettant la mise en place de dispositifs de connaissance et de reconnaissance de revendications politiques, communautaires et/ou religieuses, la «...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 10 Jun 2016

Quebec Seminar in Early Modern Philosophy

7th Quebec Seminar in Early Modern Philosophy / 7e Séminaire québécois en philosophie moderne October 13-15, 2016 – Trois-Rivières,...
From Spinoza Research Network on 10 Jun 2016

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

Heather Agyepong, 'Too Many Blackamoores' http://www.heatheragyepong.com/toomanyblackamoors#1 Following the success of our previous events in London,...
From Miranda Kaufmann - Blog on 10 Jun 2016

Call for Papers – ‘Reformation, Confessionalisation, and the Small Nations of East Central Europe’

For further information about this conference, to be held 24-26 November 2017 at the Sorbisches Institut/Serbski institut Baltische Historische Kommission,...
From Dissenting Experience on 9 Jun 2016

Call for Papers – Themenschwerpunkt 2017 der SSZRKG – ‘Religiöse Umbrüche und Transformationen’

For further information about this conference, to take place in March 2017, please click on the following link: http://www.unifr.ch/szrkg/assets/files/call/Call%20for%20Papers%20SZRKG%202017-def.pdf....
From Dissenting Experience on 8 Jun 2016

Call for Papers – ‘Schwerter Arbeitskreis für Katholizismusforschung / 30. Jahrestagung’

For further information about this conference, convened by the Schwerter Arbeitskreis für Katholizismusforschung in co-operation with the Katholischen...
From Dissenting Experience on 8 Jun 2016

Call for Papers – ‘Die Bedeutung der Reformation – für das Militär / Die Bedeutung des Militärs – für die Reformation’

For further information about this conference, to be held at the Universität Potsdam, 21-23 March 2017, please click on the following link: http://www.hsozkult.de/event/id/termine-31026....
From Dissenting Experience on 8 Jun 2016

Call for Papers – ‘Borders/Boundaries and Religious Otherness: Religion in Travel Writings’

For further information about this conference, to be held at the University of Grenoble Alpes (France), 1-2 December 2016, please click on the following...
From Dissenting Experience on 8 Jun 2016

CfP:Transposition & Transformation: Medieval Performance in Contemporary Research and Production

ASTR Conference 2016, Nov 3-6 — Minneapolis, MN Lofton L. Durham, Western Michigan University and Jenna Soleo-Shanks, University of Minnesota...

Polite and Impolite Pleasures: Entertaining the Georgian City – Call For Papers

2016 Fairfax House Georgian Studies Symposium Polite and Impolite Pleasures: Entertaining the Georgian City Fairfax House, York 21 October 2016 The Georgian...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 9 Jun 2016

Appel communication : Objets nomades : circulations, appropriations et identits l’poque moderne, XVI-XVIIIe sicles (2-4 mars 2017, Paris & Ecouen)

Organisé par les universités Sorbonne Nouvelle – Paris 3, Paris Diderot – Paris 7, Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense, et...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 7 Jun 2016

Writing Remains: An Interdisciplinary Symposium on Archaeology and Literature – Call For Paper

Writing Remains: An Interdisciplinary Symposium on Archaeology and Literature Clifton Hill House, University of Bristol Friday 20 January, 2017 It’s...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 7 Jun 2016

Appel à communication : « Art Outside the Gallery », New Voices (Plymouth, 2016)

Where do we see art? What impact do exhibition spaces have on how an artwork is received? Who is art created for? Who owns public art? New Voices 2016...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 6 Jun 2016

Appel à communication : « Trames arborescentes. Confection et croissance de structures textuelles et iconographiques » (Toulouse, 21 octobre 2016)

Journée d’études doctorants / jeunes chercheurs, proposée par Naïs Virenque (Doctorante en histoire de l’art à...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 6 Jun 2016

ANZAMEMS Conference 2017 – Reminder of Panel CFP [Various Deadlines]

A quick reminder about the following CFP for a number of panels which will be convened at the upcoming ANZAMEMS conference in Wellington, 7-10 February,...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 6 Jun 2016

Appel à communication : « L’imaginaire ludique : création et enjeux » (Sousse, 8-10 décembre 2016)

Poursuivant ses travaux sur l’imaginaire, le laboratoire LERIC se propose d’approfondir son exploration du sacré – objet de son...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 5 Jun 2016

CFP: Writing the History of Britain and Ireland – The Use, Writing, and Reception of History, 1500-1700

Writing the History of Britain and Ireland: The Use, Writing, and Reception of History, 1500-1700 Institute of Historical Research, London 1 October 2016...
From Shakespeare in Ireland on 30 May 2016

CFP: Early Modern Orders & Disorders

‘Wheel of Fortune’, Durer Early Modern Orders and Disorders: Religious Orders and British and Irish Catholicism Dates: 28–30 June...
From Shakespeare in Ireland on 20 May 2016

CFP: Henry Bennet, Earl of Arlington and his World c. 1640-1685

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Henry Bennet, Earl of Arlington and his World c. 1640-1685” (due 31 Jul, London, UK) is available...
From Early Modern Architecture on 2 Jun 2016

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