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Birkbeck Early Modern Society’s 8th Student Conference: Call for Papers

Saturday, October 4th, 2014

‘Feast or Famine in the Early Modern Period’ Birkbeck Early Modern Society is pleased to announce its 8th annual student conference on the theme of ‘Feast and Famine in the Early Modern Period’ to take place on Saturday 21 February 2015. This conference provides an ideal forum to showcase student research. We are interested in [...]

CFP: Reconsidering Donne, Oxford, 23-24 March 2015

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Conference website: Conference venue: Lincoln College, Oxford, United Kingdom Details: ‘Reconsidering Donne’ is an international conference to consider past, present, and future critical trends in Donne Studies. Plenary Speakers: Achsah Guibbory (Barnard College, Columbia University), David Marno (University of California, Berkeley).Proposals for 20-minute papers on any aspect of Donne are warmly invited. We are [...]

CFP: Domestic Drama and Political Culture collection

Monday, August 25th, 2014

In the early modern period, the household was commonly perceived as analogical to the state, the head of the household, a king, the servants, his subjects: ‘An houshold’, John Dod and Robert Cleaver wrote in 1598, ‘is as it were a little Commonwealth’. Towards the end of the sixteenth-century, the domestic received particular attention from [...]

CFP: Ad Vivum? 21-22 Nov 2014; Proposals by 15 Aug

Monday, July 7th, 2014

Friday 21 November and Saturday 22 November 2014 (please note change in date from 20-21 Nov) The Courtauld Institute of Art, Somerset House, Strand, London WC2R 0RN Call for Papers The term ad vivum and its cognates al vivo, au vif, nach dem Leben and naer het leven have been applied since the thirteenth century [...]

CFP: Medieval and Renaissance Lost Libraries

Monday, January 20th, 2014

The 2014 conference of CILIP’s Library and Information History Group will have the theme ‘Medieval and Renaissance Lost Libraries’. It will be held at Senate House in London on Saturday 12 July 2014. The guest speaker is Dr Raphaële Mouren, Librarian and Deputy Director of the Warburg Institute. Papers are welcome on such topics as [...]

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