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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

CFP: Vernacular Architecture Forum 2016 Annual Meeting

The call for papers for the Vernacular Architecture Forum 2016 Annual Meeting (due 30 Oct, Durham, North Carolina, USA) is available here and under...
From Early Modern Architecture on 28 Aug 2015

American Association for the History of Medicine Annual Meeting – Call For Papers

2016 American Association for the History of Medicine Annual Meeting Minneapolis, Minnesota 28 April-1 May, 2016 The American Association for the History...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 28 Aug 2015

CFP: The Society for French Studies 57th Annual Conference

The call for papers for The Society for French Studies 57th Annual Conference (due 11 Sept, Glasgow, UK) is available here and under “Calls...
From Early Modern Architecture on 27 Aug 2015

CFP: The House in Literature: Practices of Commemoration, Consumption, Display and Self-Fashioning (Session for American Comparative Literature Association 2016 Annual Meeting)

The call for papers for a session of the American Comparative Literature Association 2016 Annual Meeting entitled “The House in Literature:...
From Early Modern Architecture on 27 Aug 2015

Making Early Middle English Conference – Call For Papers

Making Early Middle English Conference University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada 23-25 September, 2016 Past scholarly evaluations of the Early Middle...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 26 Aug 2015

CFP: Beyond Tradition: Rethinking Early Modern Europe

September 11-12, 2015 University of Notre Dame Notre Dame, Indiana Abstract Deadline: 01 May 2015 “Beyond Tradition: Rethinking Early Modern Europe”...
From Early Modern Workshop on 25 Aug 2015

Religious Materiality and Emotion – Call For Papers

The ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions, Europe 1100 – 1800 presents: CHE Research Cluster on Religion and Emotion Religious Materiality...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 25 Aug 2015

Appel à communication : « Design et genre » (Paris, 19-20 novembre 2015)

Le réseau Design en Recherche lance l’appel à contribution suivant dans le cadre d’une série de journée d’études...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 24 Aug 2015

Memory and Skill Across Time – Call For Papers

Memory Day 2015: Memory and Skill Across Time University of Otago (Margaret Bartley Theatre, Otago Museum, Dunedin, New Zealand) 6-9 December 2015 Memory...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 24 Aug 2015

Appel à communication : « Dressing Global Bodies » (Edmonton, Canada, juillet 2016)

Dressing Global Bodies: Clothing Cultures, Politics and Economies in Globalizing Eras, c. 1600s-1900s This international conference will showcase new...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 23 Aug 2015

Rethinking the Enlightenment – Call For Papers

Rethinking the Enlightenment Deakin University 16 December, 2015 ‘Rethinking the Enlightenment’ will be hosted by Deakin University’s...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 23 Aug 2015

Making Women Visible – Call For Papers

Making Women Visible: A Conference in Honour of Barbara Brookes University of Otago, NZ 15-17 February, 2016 Making Women Visible honours Professor Barbara...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 21 Aug 2015

CFP: University of Chicago English Graduate Conference

Call for Papers: Words Unofficial: Gossip, Circulation, MediationUniversity of Chicago English Graduate ConferenceNovember 19-20, 2015 Keynote Speaker:...
From Early Modern Workshop on 20 Aug 2015

CFP: Theatre History Studies

Call for PapersTheatre History StudiesGeneral Section and Special Section on Histories of New WritingVolume 36, 2017 For the 2017 issue and beyond, Theatre...
From Early Modern Workshop on 20 Aug 2015

Appel à communication et bourses : « The Long Lives of Medieval Objects, from Big to Small » (Kalamazoo, juillet 2016)

AVISTA sponsored session at the International Medieval Congress, Kalamazoo, 2016: The Long Lives of Medieval Objects, from Big to Small Traditional histories...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 20 Aug 2015

Mediating War in the Early Modern World, 1600-1815 – Call For Papers

Mediating War in the Early Modern World, 1600-1815 UNSW Canberra 17-18 November 2015 Conference Website Theorists of both war and the media claim the world...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 20 Aug 2015

Moving Minds: Converting Cognition and Emotion in History – Call For Papers

Moving Minds: Converting Cognition and Emotion in History Macquarie University, Sydney March 2-4, 2016 Contact and Enquiries: movingminds2016@mq.edu.au...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 19 Aug 2015

Imagining the DH Undergraduate – Call For Papers

CFP for a guest-edited edition of Digital Humanities Quarterly: “Imagining the DH Undergraduate: Special Issue in Undergraduate Education in DH,”...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 19 Aug 2015

CFP: All-Ireland Architecture Research Group Fifth Annual Conference

The call for papers for the All-Ireland Architecture Research Group Fifth Annual Conference (due 14 Sept, Cork, Ireland) is available here and under...
From Early Modern Architecture on 18 Aug 2015

CFP: Bucharest Colloquium in Early Modern Science

A colloquium at the Institute for Research in the Humanities, University of Bucharest & The Center for the Logic, History and Philosophy of Science,...

Self-Commentary in Early Modern European Literature – Call For Papers

Self-Commentary in Early Modern European Literature Durham (UK) 26-27 February 2016 Conference Website Writers the world over have often accompanied their...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 18 Aug 2015

Maritime Trade, Travel, and Cultural Encounter in the 18th and 19th Centuries – Call For Papers

Maritime Trade, Travel, and Cultural Encounter in the 18th and 19th Centuries The Hakluyt Society Conference Wilberforce Institute, University of Hull...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 17 Aug 2015

Proposed Routledge History of Monarchy – Call For Contributions

The Royal Studies Network is collaborating with Routledge to develop a comprehensive history of Monarchy for their Histories series (https://www.routledge.com/series/RHISTS)....
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 14 Aug 2015

CFP: The World of Prisons: The History of Confinement in Global Perspective, Late Eighteenth to Early Twentieth Century

The call for papers for the conference entitled “The World of Prisons: The History of Confinement in Global Perspective, Late Eighteenth to Early...
From Early Modern Architecture on 15 Aug 2015

CFP: Inheriting the City: Advancing Understandings of Urban Heritage

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Inheriting the City:  Advancing Understandings of Urban Heritage” (due 15 Oct, Taipei,...
From Early Modern Architecture on 14 Aug 2015

CFP: The Global City, Past and Present: Peoples

The call for papers for the conference entitled “The Global City, Past and Present:  Peoples” (due 15 Oct, St. Andrews, UK) is available...
From Early Modern Architecture on 13 Aug 2015

The City in the Long Eighteenth Century – Call For Papers

Eighteenth-Century Studies, a cross-disciplinary journal committed to publishing the best of current writing on all aspects of eighteenth-century culture,...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 12 Aug 2015

CfP: Medieval English Theatre 2016: Transnational Drama

Saturday 19th March 2016, University of Kent The 2016 Medieval English Theatre conference will be hosted by the School of English …Continue...

CALL FOR PAPERS: “Paratheatrical Entertainments in Shakespeare’s London and London’s Shakespeare” at the World Shakespeare Congress 2016.

Donald Hedrick (Kansas State University) and Edel Semple (University College Cork) Although scholarly interest in available “alternatives”...
From The Renaissance Diary on 9 Aug 2015

CALL FOR PAPERS: Life and Death in Early Modern Philosophy at ESEMP

Conference of the European Society for Early Modern Philosophy and the British Society for the History of PhilosophyThursday 14th April to Saturday 16th...
From The Renaissance Diary on 9 Aug 2015

Appel à communication : « Gender and Emotion » (Hull, janvier 2016)

The grief-stricken faces at Edward’s deathbed in the Bayeux Tapestry; the ambiguous ‘ofermod’ in The Battle of Maldon; the body-crumpling...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 9 Aug 2015

Appel à communication : 57e congrès annuel de la Society for French Studies (Glasgow, juin 2016)

Society for French Studies 57e Congrès annuel / 57th Annual Conference University of Glasgow 27-29th June 2016 Sujets suggerés pour les communications...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 8 Aug 2015

Life and Death in Early Modern Philosophy – Call For Papers

Life and Death in Early Modern Philosophy Conference of the European Society for Early Modern Philosophy and the British Society for the History of Philosophy....
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 8 Aug 2015

CFP: The Official Architect: Missing Chapters in the History of the Profession (Society of Architectural Historians of Great Britain 2016 Symposium)

The call for papers for the conference entitled “The Official Architect:  Missing Chapters in the History of the Profession (Society of Architectural...
From Early Modern Architecture on 7 Aug 2015

Appel à communication : « Devenir des animaux avec les Victoriens / Becoming Animal with the Victorians » (Paris, février 2016)

La question des relations avec des animaux à l’époque victorienne est complexe, et nécessite l’apport de nombreuses disciplines...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 6 Aug 2015

CALL FOR PAPERS: Early Modern Women: An Interdisciplinary Journal: Women and Science Issue

The next Forum for Early Modern Women: An Interdisciplinary Journal, Vol. 11, issue 1, to be published October, 2016, will be on women and science.Topics...
From The Renaissance Diary on 6 Aug 2015

Call for Papers | Framing the Face: New Perspectives on Facial Hair

From the conference website: Framing the Face: New Perspectives on the History of Facial Hair Friend’s Meeting House, London, 28 November 2015 Proposals...
From Enfilade on 6 Aug 2015

Feast or Famine? What Presence did the Bible Really Have in Medieval Spiritual Writings? – Call For Papers

Feast or Famine? What Presence did the Bible Really Have in Medieval Spiritual Writings? The Society for the Study of the Bible in the Middle Ages Session...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 6 Aug 2015

Shakespearean Transformations: Death, Life, and Afterlives – Call For Papers

Shakespearean Transformations: Death, Life, and Afterlives 7th Biennial British Shakespeare Association Conference University of Hull 8-11 September, 2016...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 6 Aug 2015

CALL FOR PAPERS: SFEVE Annual Conference 2016: Becoming Animal with the Victorians

Université Paris Diderot, Thursday 4 – Friday 5 February 2016The subject of Victorian relationships with animals is a complex one and necessitates...
From The Renaissance Diary on 5 Aug 2015

CALL FOR PAPERS: Rowlandson and After: Rethinking Graphic Satire

The Paul Mellon Centre and The Queen’s Gallery, Buckingham Palace, London, 22 January 2016Proposals due by 25 September 2015   |   A...
From The Renaissance Diary on 5 Aug 2015

Reflections on Magna Carta in Australasia Postgraduate Symposium – Call For Papers

Reflections on Magna Carta in Australasia Postgraduate Symposium University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand 1 December 2015 The New Zealand Historical...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 5 Aug 2015

CFP: Capability Brown Royal Gardener – The Man and His Business: Past, Present and Future

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Capability Brown Royal Gardener – The Man and His Business:  Past, Present and Future”...
From Early Modern Architecture on 5 Aug 2015

Appel à communication : « Le changement : conceptions et représentations dans l’Antiquité gréco-romaine » (Paris, octobre 2016)

Cette manifestation scientifique s’adresse aux jeunes chercheurs (doctorants et jeunes docteurs) des différentes disciplines des sciences...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 4 Aug 2015

Early Modern Women: An Interdisciplinary Journal: Women and Science Issue – Call For Papers

The next Forum for Early Modern Women: An Interdisciplinary Journal, Vol. 11, issue 1, to be published October, 2016, will be on women and science. Topics...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 4 Aug 2015

Gender and Emotion – Call For Papers

Gender and Emotion Gender and Medieval Studies Conference 2016 The University of Hull 6–8 January, 2016 The grief-stricken faces at Edward’s...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 3 Aug 2015

Appel à communication : « Rowlandson et après : repenser la satire graphique / Rowlandson and After: Rethinking Graphic Satire » (Londres, janvier 2016)

Les estampes, dessins et aquarelles de Thomas Rowlandson (1756-1827), présentés dans l’exposition à venir High Spirits: The...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 2 Aug 2015

'Love & the Word' – AULLA Conference 2016

Hosted by Victoria University, the Australasian Universities Languages & Literature Association Conference will be held in Melbourne, Australia from...
From The Renaissance Diary on 1 Aug 2015

CALL FOR PAPERS: IARHS and the IMC 2016: "Food, Feast, and Famine."

Leeds, 4-7 July 2016The International Association for Robin Hood Studies is proposing two sessions for next year's Leeds, whose conference theme is "Food,...
From The Renaissance Diary on 1 Aug 2015

CALL FOR PAPERS: Adaptation and Dance

Dance productions frequently draw on artistic precedents. Ballet companies rely on classics based on fairy and folk tales but audiences also enjoy an expanding...
From The Renaissance Diary on 1 Aug 2015

CALL FOR PAPERS: Shakespeare's Male and Female: Plays with Two Names

Hartford March 17-20 2016, North East Modern Language Association (NEMLA)Individually or serially, Romeo and Juliet, Troilus and Cressida, and Antony...
From The Renaissance Diary on 1 Aug 2015

Appel à communication : « Représentations de Paris : images de la Ville Lumière/ Representations of Paris » (Hartford, mars 2016)

Ce panel s’inscrit dans le cadre de la 47e convention annuelle du NEMLA (Northeast Modern Language Association) qui aura lieu du 17 au 20 mars 2016...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 1 Aug 2015

Call for Papers | Posing the Body

From The Courtauld: Posing the Body: Stillness, Movement, and Representation Regent Street Cinema, University of Westminster and The Courtauld Institute...
From Enfilade on 1 Aug 2015

CFP: Keeping History Above Water

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Keeping History Above Water” (due 15 Sept, Newport, Rhode Island, USA) is available here and...
From Early Modern Architecture on 1 Aug 2015

The Futures’ Past – Call For Papers

The Futures’ Past The University of Sydney Postgraduate Conference 2015 26-27 November, 2016 Conference Website As historians, how our subjects speculate...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 1 Aug 2015

Appel à communication : Congrès de l’American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (Pittsburg, 31 mars-3 avril 2016)

Le congrès de l’American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (ASECS) se tiendra en 2016 à Pittsburg, à l’hôtel...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 31 Jul 2015

Life and Death in Early Modern Philosophy

Life and Death in Early Modern Philosophy Conference of the European Society for Early Modern Philosophy and the British Society for the History of Philosophy...
From ESEMP's Notebook on 31 Jul 2015

Call for Papers | ASECS 2016, Pittsburgh

2016 American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies Conference Pittsburgh, 31 March — 3 April 2016 Proposals due by 15 September 2015 The 2016 ASECS...
From Enfilade on 31 Jul 2015

International Association for Robin Hood Studies: New Journal – Call For Papers

The International Association for Robin Hood Studies (IARHS) is pleased to announce the creation of a new, peer-reviewed, open-access journal, The Bulletin...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 31 Jul 2015

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