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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

Tales of Ice and Fire: Queenship, Female Agency, and the Role of Advice in Game of Thrones – Call For Papers

Call For Contributions: Tales of Ice and Fire: Queenship, Female Agency, and the Role of Advice in Game of Thrones We are pleased to announce a call for...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 9 Dec 2016

Before Orientalism: The “images” of Islam (15th-17th c.) and their Mediterranean Connections – Call For Papers

Before Orientalism: The “images” of Islam (15th-17th c.) and their Mediterranean Connections Fundación BBVA, Madrid 18-19 May, 2017...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 9 Dec 2016

CFP: Britain and the World Conference 2017

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Britain and the World Conference 2017” (due 12 Dec, Austin, Texas, USA) is available here...
From Early Modern Architecture on 7 Dec 2016

Appel à communication : Ateliers de l’ARIP (Paris, 2017)

Au vu de l’intérêt qu’ont suscité les séminaires menés par l’Association de recherche sur l’image...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 7 Dec 2016

CfP: The Blackfriars Conference

24th – 29th October 2017 ASC Education and Research extends this call for papers on matters to do with the …Continue reading →

EMREM Symposium 2017

CALL FOR PAPERS and IMAGES OF RESEARCH The EMREM Postgraduate Forum Annual Symposium and Images of Research Exhibition Thursday 18th and Friday 19th May...
From The EMREM Forum on 21 Nov 2016

Reformations during the Middle Ages and Renaissance – Call For Papers

“Reformations during the Middle Ages and Renaissance” Rocky Mountain Medieval and Renaissance Association 2017 Colorado Mesa University, Grand...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 7 Dec 2016

CFP: Festival de l’histoire de l’art (Festival de Fontainebleau)

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Festival de l’histoire de l’art (Festival de Fontainebleau)” (due 11 Dec, Fontainebleau,...
From Early Modern Architecture on 5 Dec 2016

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

From H-ArtHist: Visual and Material Culture Exchange across the Baltic Sea Region, 1772–1918Greifswald University, 15–18 June 2017 Proposals...
From Enfilade on 5 Dec 2016

Call for Papers | Travelling Objects: Italy and the Habsburgs

From H-ArtHist: Travelling Objects: Ambassadors of Cultural Transfer between Italy and the Habsburg MonarchyBotschafter des Kulturtransfers zwischen Italien...
From Enfilade on 5 Dec 2016

Romances in Middle-earth – Call For Papers

Romances in Middle-earth 14th Annual Tolkien at UVM Conference University of Vermont Saturday April 8th Organizers of the Tolkien at UVM Conference are...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 5 Dec 2016

Appel à communication : « Early Modern Satire » (Gothenburg, Suède, 2-4 novembre 2017)

Early Modern Satire Themes, Re-Evaluations, and Practices Early modern satire – broadly, from c. 1500 to c. 1800 – is a vast but still underexamined...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 4 Dec 2016

Appel à publication : « Art History Pedagogy and Practice n°2 ».

Art History Pedagogy and Practice (AHPP), issue no. 2 Call for Papers Art History Pedagogy and Practice (AHPP), issue no. 2 Art History Pedagogy and Practice...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 4 Dec 2016

Appel à communication : « Travelling Objects » (Rome, 19-20 Mai 2017)

Travelling Objects. Ambassadors of the cultural transfer between Italy and the Habsburg monarchy The international conference travelling objects will focus...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 4 Dec 2016

Call for Articles | Spring 2018 Issue of J18: Coordinates

From J18: Journal18, Issue #5 (Spring 2018) — Coordinates Digital Mapping & 18th-Century Visual, Material, and Built Cultures Proposals due by...
From Enfilade on 3 Dec 2016

Call for Papers | Early Modern Satire

From H-ArtHist: Early Modern Satire: Themes, Re-Evaluations, and PracticesUniversity of Gothenburg, Sweden, 2–4 November 2017 Proposals due by 4...
From Enfilade on 2 Dec 2016

The Art of the Network: Visualising Social Relationships, 1400-1600 – Call For Papers

The Art of the Network: Visualising Social Relationships, 1400-1600 Annual Postgraduate Renaissance Symposium Courtauld Institute of Art, London 28 April,...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 2 Dec 2016

CFP: Early Modern Low Countries

The ongoing call for articles for the journal entitled Early Modern Low Countries is available here and under “Calls for Books, Articles…”...
From Early Modern Architecture on 1 Dec 2016

The Gorboduc Project: Territory, Politics and Performance

June 22nd-23rd 2017, Northumbria UniversityThe UK’s decision to leave the European Union constitutes the most momentous separation of British-European...
From The Renaissance Diary on 1 Dec 2016

Call for Papers | Curating History

Kunstkammer, Landesmuseum Württemberg (Württemberg State Museum), Stuttgart (Photo by Bernd Gross, Wikimedia Commons, June 2016). ◊ ...
From Enfilade on 1 Dec 2016

Call for Essays | A Worldwide Market for Old Masters

The editors assure me they’re keen to have submissions from the 1790s and early nineteenth century! –CH A Worldwide Market for Old Masters...
From Enfilade on 1 Dec 2016

Calls for Papers, 2017

Next year is already looking to be an exciting one for scholars of early modern imprisonment, with two upcoming conferences on the topic recently announced....
From Early Modern Prisons on 30 Nov 2016

CFP: “At Close Quarters”: Experiencing the Domestic c. 1400-16

The call for papers for the conference entitled “‘At Close Quarters’:  Experiencing the Domestic c. 1400-1600” (due 9...
From Early Modern Architecture on 30 Nov 2016

Appel à communication : « Trier, classer, organiser : ordonner le monde au Moyen Âge »

Journée d’étude de QUESTES : « Trier, classer, organiser : ordonner le monde au Moyen Âge » De l’accumulation...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 30 Nov 2016

Limina 2017: Memory: Myth and Modernity – Call For Papers

Memory: Myth and Modernity Limina 12th Annual Conference The University of Western Australia 28 July, 2017 Conference Website Limina: A Journal of Historical...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 30 Nov 2016

Call for Papers | Collecting Raphael

From H-ArtHist: Collecting Raphael: Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino in the History of CollectionsBibliotheca Hertziana, Rome, 12–14 October 2017 Proposals...
From Enfilade on 29 Nov 2016

Cerae (Vol. 4): Influence and Appropriation – Call For Papers (Extended to 31 January, 2017)

CERAE has extended its call for papers for its upcoming volume. The new deadline is 31 January, 2017. Influence and Appropriation CERAE: An Australasian...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 29 Nov 2016

Emotion and the arts: CfP and research network

Dear friends, a post that isn’t explicitly digital, but that certainly doesn’t exclude it either– Along with Dr Marie Louise Herzfeld-Schild,...
From Digital Shakespeares on 28 Nov 2016

Doctoral Study Day | In Situ / Ex Situ

From H-ArtHist (25 November 2016). . . In Situ / Ex Situ — The Art of Exhibiting Art: Relationships between Art and Architecture in Their Spatial...
From Enfilade on 28 Nov 2016

Chivalry and its Anxieties: 1000-1600 – Call For Papers

Chivalry and its Anxieties: 1000-1600 Saint Louis University June 19-21, 2017 We invite proposals for papers, sessions, or roundtable discussions for an...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 28 Nov 2016

Appel à communication : « Collecting Raphael » (Rome, Bibliothèque Hertziana, 12-14 octobre 2017)

Collecting Raphael Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino in the collections and in the history of collecting In view of the forthcoming 500th anniversary celebration...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 27 Nov 2016

Appel à communication : « Protestant Images. Faith and self-image works of art » (Coburg, 9-10 octobre 2017)

Protestant Images. Faith and self-image in printed works of art Organiser: Kunstsammlungen der Veste Coburg and Forum Bild – Druck – Papier...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 27 Nov 2016

The Arts of Spinoza and Pacific Spinoza

THE ARTS OF SPINOZA + PACIFIC SPINOZAInterstices Under Construction symposium, 26-28 May 2017. The University of Auckland and Auckland University of Technology,...
From Spinoza Research Network on 25 Nov 2016

Adapting Medieval and Early Modern Culture – Call For Papers

Adapting Medieval and Early Modern Culture Centre for Adaptations Trinity House, De Montfort University, Leicester Friday 3 March, 2017 The convoluted...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 25 Nov 2016

CFP: Poor Taste and the Exclusionary Mechanisms of Cultural Consumption (Graduate Conference)

The call for papers for the graduate conference entitled “Poor Taste and the Exclusionary Mechanisms of Cultural Consumption” (due 31 Dec,...
From Early Modern Architecture on 24 Nov 2016

CFP: Beyond “By”: Towards an Inclusive Architectural History? (SAHGB 2017 Annual Symposium)

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Beyond ‘By’:  Towards an Inclusive Architectural History? (SAHGB 2017 Annual Symposium)”...
From Early Modern Architecture on 24 Nov 2016

Forms of the Supernatural on Stage: Evolution, Mutations – Call For Papers

Forms of the Supernatural on Stage: Evolution, Mutations Université François-Rabelais de Tours, France 7-8 September, 2017 The subject presents...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 24 Nov 2016

Appel à communication : « ‘L’art est éternel et les artistes sont des génies !’ Les idées reçues en histoire de l’art contemporain, des années 30 à aujourd’hui » (Paris, 8 juin 2017)

À l’instar des autres disciplines affiliées au champ des sciences humaines et sociales, l’histoire de l’art, n’est...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 23 Nov 2016

Appel à communication : « Toward a Geography of Architectural Criticism: Disciplinary Boundaries and Shared Territories » (Paris/Rennes, 3-4 avril 2017)

MAPPING.CRIT.ARCH Third International Symposium Institut National d’Histoire de l’Art, Paris / Université Rennes 2, April 3-4, 2017...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 23 Nov 2016

CFP: Comitatus: A Journal of Medieval and Renaissance Studies

The ongoing call for articles for Comitatus:  A Journal of Medieval and Renaissance Studies is available here and under “Calls for Books,...
From Early Modern Architecture on 23 Nov 2016

CALL FOR PAPERS: Shakespeare and European Theatrical Cultures: AnAtomizing Text and Stage

27 – 30 July 2017 University of Gdańsk and The Gdańsk Shakespeare Theatre, Poland http://esra2017.eu  Seminars announcement http://esra2017.eu/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/ESRA_-_SEMINARS.pdf ...
From The Renaissance Diary on 23 Nov 2016

CFP: Borderlines XXI in UCC

University College Cork will host Borderlines XXI in April 2017. The theme of this year’s conference is “Authority in the Medieval and Early...
From Shakespeare in Ireland on 21 Nov 2016

Hamlet and Emotions: Then and Now – Call For Papers

Hamlet and Emotions: Then and Now St Catherine’s College, The University of Western Australia 10–11 April, 2017 Enquiries: Paul Megna (paul.megna@uwa.edu.au)...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 21 Nov 2016

CFP: Les lieux du rêve. Architectures fantastiques dans la littérature: textes et images

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Les lieux du rêve. Architectures fantastiques dans la littérature: textes et images”...
From Early Modern Architecture on 18 Nov 2016

Transience, Garbage, Excess, Loss: The Ephemeral, 1500–1800 – Call For Papers

Transience, Garbage, Excess, Loss: The Ephemeral, 1500–1800 University of California, Santa Barbara April 21–22, 2017 The Early Modern Center...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 18 Nov 2016

CFP: City and the Process of Transition – From Early Modern Times to the Present

The call for papers for the conference entitled “City and the Process of Transition – From Early Modern Times to the Present” (due 17...
From Early Modern Architecture on 17 Nov 2016

Appel communication : Art in Public Life & the Life of Public Art (Yale University, 1er avril 2017)

Art in Public Life & the Life of Public Art (New Haven, 1 Apr 17) Yale University, April 01, 2017 Call for Papers: The Thirteenth Annual Yale University...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 16 Nov 2016

Powerful Emotions / Emotions & Power c. 400-1850 – Call For Papers

Powerful Emotions / Emotions & Power c. 400-1850 Humanities Research Centre, University of York 28-30 June, 2017 Conference Website Plenary Speaker:...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 16 Nov 2016

Appel à communication : Séminaire Doctoral Commun Paris 1 / Paris IV (Paris, 2016-2017)

Appel à communication / Séminaire Doctoral Commun Paris 1 / Paris IV L’Œuvre à l’épreuve du texte 2016 –...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 15 Nov 2016

Appel à communication, Festival de Fontainebleau (2-4 juin 2017) : la nature

Pour la 7e édition du Festival de l’histoire de l’art, qui aura lieu les vendredi 2, samedi 3 et dimanche 4 juin 2017 à Fontainebleau,...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 14 Nov 2016

European Court Culture & Greenwich Palace, 1500-1750 – Call For Papers

European Court Culture & Greenwich Palace, 1500-1750 Queen’s House Conference 2017 National Maritime Museum and the Queen’s House, Greenwich...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 14 Nov 2016

Call for Chapter Proposals: “Confined Women”

Call for Chapter Proposals (Confined Women: Emparedadas, Malcasadas and the Walls of Female Space in Inquisitorial Spain) by Brian M. Phillips Chapter...
From EM Spanish History Notes on 11 Nov 2016

The Clergy in Early Modern Scotland – Call For Papers

The Clergy in Early Modern Scotland New College, Edinburgh 12 May, 2017 Parish clergy in early modern Scotland were central figures in communicating religious...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 11 Nov 2016

Call for Papers | Poor Taste

From H-ArtHist: Poor Taste and the Exclusionary Mechanisms of Cultural ConsumptionUniversity of California Santa Barbara 42nd Annual Graduate Student SymposiumUniversity...
From Enfilade on 10 Nov 2016

Cerae (Vol. 4): Influence and Appropriation – Call For Papers Due 18 November

Influence and Appropriation CERAE: An Australasian Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies is seeking contributions for its upcoming volume on the...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 10 Nov 2016

Transatlantic Literary and Cultural Relations, 1776 to the Present – Call For Papers

Transatlantic Literary and Cultural Relations, 1776 to the Present Special Issue of The Wenshan Review of Literature and Culture 11.2 (June 2018) Guest...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 10 Nov 2016

Appel à communication : « Art et science, regards croisés » (Liège, 26-27 octobre 2017)

La question des relations entre art et science gagne aujourd’hui l’intérêt de nombreux chercheurs qui, à l’appui...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 10 Nov 2016

Voicing the Void: Call for Contributions

Voicing the Void: An Illustrated History of the Monstrous Regiment A new illustrated history zine on ancient, medieval and early…
From The Early Modern Intelligencer on 9 Nov 2016

Appel à communication : « Les lieux du rêve. Architectures fantastiques dans la littérature : textes et images » (Florence, 6-7-8 avril 2017)

Après « La Magie de l’art, l’art dans la Magie », le prochain colloque qui se tiendra les 6, 7 & 8 avril 2017, propose...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 9 Nov 2016

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