Archive for March, 2011

CFP: Shakespeare and the Great War

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011

Call for Papers: ‘Shakespeare and the Great War’ Shakespeare, the journal of the British Shakespeare Association, is inviting contributions for a special issue on ‘Shakespeare and the Great War’. It is to be published in 2014, coinciding with the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War. Articles of up to 6,000 words might [...]

CFP: Early English Studies Journal

Monday, March 21st, 2011

Early English Studies Journal is an online journal under the auspices of the University of Texas, Arlington English Department and is devoted to literary and cultural topics of study in the medieval and early modern periods. EES is published annually, peer-reviewed, and open to general submission. Early English Studies Journal is now accepting submissions for [...]

London Maze 2011

Thursday, March 17th, 2011

This year’s London Maze is being held on Saturday 16 April 2011, from 10.00am until 4.00pm. The London Maze is a free local history fair devoted to London and its past and is probably the biggest history fair in the capital and takes place roughly every two years. For one day the City of London open [...]

Prof. William Doyle on ‘Revolutionary Napoleon?’

Tuesday, March 15th, 2011

The Birkbeck Early Modern Society’s next event is Prof. William Doyle on ‘Revolutionary Napoleon?’, Thurs 31 March, 6.30 pm, Clore Building, room 101.  Prof. Doyle is a leading expert on 18th C France and the French Revolution, so this paper promises to be spectacular!  Folllowed by the usual alcoholic refreshments, discussion and general debauchery.

CFP: ‘Beauty’ at Durham University

Thursday, March 10th, 2011

The Medieval and Renaissance Postgraduate Discussion Group at Durham University invites abstracts for its fifth annual conference on 23 and 24 June 2011 addressing the theme of ‘Beauty’. The interdisciplinary conference aims to offer a broad ranging forum, and will be followed by a display of Durham’s medieval and Renaissance manuscripts, introduced by staff from [...]

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