CFP: AEMA 17 – Memory & Forgetting, 30 Sept- 1 Oct, online

Arguably the world's friendliest early medieval conference is BACK! and it's FREE! This conference invites papers on the theme of memory and forgetting. Memory is malleable. It is shaped by selection, by mediation, by transmission, by ideologies, by societies and, above all, by forgetting. This conference examines the process of how early medieval societies created… Continue reading CFP: AEMA 17 – Memory & Forgetting, 30 Sept- 1 Oct, online

CFP: PPLA zoom conference Nov 12-13

Kia ora Pacific Partnership in Late Antiquity membersThis is your reminder about our upcoming zoom lightning paper conference on November 12-13 (North American dates). If you are interested in presenting, please submit a short (150 word) abstract to Lisa Bailey by October 1st. The format will follow that of the lightning papers at our previous… Continue reading CFP: PPLA zoom conference Nov 12-13

CFP: Religious Disbelief and the Emotions

This conference seeks applications for papers of 15-20 minutes concerning the interactions between religious disbeliefs and the emotions in any location or time period up to 1800 C.E. The conference is hosted by Macquarie University and the Macquarie Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions. The conference will be online-only, via Zoom. It is… Continue reading CFP: Religious Disbelief and the Emotions

ACU Virtual Panel: Posthuman Transformation Then and Now, 4 August 2022

Join us for this Virtual Panel on 4 August 2022, 5:30–7:00pm (AEST) This panel explores the connections between ancient and modern theories of transcending humanity with attention to the elements of ancient theories that can enrich modern discussions. The comparison of ancient and modern theories raises basic questions: How might post-human transformation (variously theorised) alter… Continue reading ACU Virtual Panel: Posthuman Transformation Then and Now, 4 August 2022

CFP: PPLA Lightning Paper Conference

Following on the success of our lightning paper panels at the Pacific Partnership for Late Antiquity Zoom conference earlier this year, we will host another Zoom conference on November 12-13 (North American dates) as a way to present some ideas related to current research. The format will follow that of the lightning papers--5 minutes for… Continue reading CFP: PPLA Lightning Paper Conference

CFP: Reception, Susception, Acception, 1-2 December 2022

Reception theory offers scholars fresh insights into the purposes and possibilities of Classical Studies and its intersection with the wider world, post-Antiquity. But the semantic passivity of a concept such as “Reception” can also obfuscate the dynamic ways in which Classics has been utilised, even weaponised, by its proponents — not merely experienced (Reception), but… Continue reading CFP: Reception, Susception, Acception, 1-2 December 2022

CFP: AEMA 17 Memory & Forgetting, Digital Conference, 30 Sept-1 October 2022

You little beauty! This conference invites papers on the theme of memory and forgetting. Memory is malleable. It isshaped by selection, by mediation, by transmission, by ideologies, by societies and, above all, byforgetting. In the words of Ann Rigney, ‘like water transported in a leaky bucket which slowly runsdry, [memories] are continuously being lost along… Continue reading CFP: AEMA 17 Memory & Forgetting, Digital Conference, 30 Sept-1 October 2022

CFP: 2022 Perth Medieval and Renaissance Group conference, 15 October

The conference committee invites papers on the theme Colonialism: subaltern voices, contested histories, subverted spaces. Colonialism, and its underlying violence and inequality, continues to demonstrate that modern hopes of peace and fair access to resources are largely illusory. Russia’s imperial ambitions in eastern Europe and resistance to a Voice to Parliament domestically are two obvious… Continue reading CFP: 2022 Perth Medieval and Renaissance Group conference, 15 October

ANZAMEMS Conference Hub at ACU Melbourne, 27-30 June

The MEMS team at ACU is delighted to host an in-person ANZAMEMS conference hub for Melbourne colleagues. We will provide IT support for the Zoom sessions, and refreshments for the duration of the conference, June 27-30. The location is Level 4, 250 Victoria Parade, East Melbourne. Location and transport information. If you would like to come to our… Continue reading ANZAMEMS Conference Hub at ACU Melbourne, 27-30 June

CFP: Past and Future Emotions, 28-29 November 2022

The ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions calls for expressions of interest to be part of its farewell two-day Symposium, ‘Past and Future Emotions’, to be held from 28–29 November 2022 at The University of Melbourne, as part of the 2022 Congress of HASS. The purpose of the symposium is to celebrate… Continue reading CFP: Past and Future Emotions, 28-29 November 2022

CFP: Monsters, 8-9 September 2022

Limina Journal in collaboration with the ARC Centre for Excellence for the History of Emotions and the Department of Classics at the University of Reading invites proposals for 20-minute papers or posters from postgraduate and early-career researchers that explore the theme of ‘monsters’. Paper topics may include, but are not limited to: Monsters in various… Continue reading CFP: Monsters, 8-9 September 2022

New Trajectories in Australian Research on Late Antiquity and early Christian Studies, 20-22 April 2022

Beginning this morning, 10am All sessions will be held on Level 7 of the Daniel Mannix Building at ACU’s St Patrick’s Campus, 115 Victoria Parade, Fitzroy. The Daniel Mannix Building can be entered from Young Street or via St Mary of the Cross Square on Brunswick Street. See building 403 on the campus map. Program… Continue reading New Trajectories in Australian Research on Late Antiquity and early Christian Studies, 20-22 April 2022

APECSS – CFP

The Asia-Pacific Early Christian Studies Society (APECSS) invites proposals for papers to be delivered at its thirteenth annual conference to be held at Trinity Theological College, Singapore, 15 - 17 September 2022. The Society welcomes all proposals that explore any theme relevant to the early Christian world from the New Testament to the end of… Continue reading APECSS – CFP

PPLA 2022 – “Persistence and Resistance: 100 to 1000 CE” – CFP

Online, 18-20 (eastern hemisphere) / 17-19 (western hemisphere) February 2022. The Pacific Partnership in Late Antiquity (PPLA) plans to have a conference on Zoom in February 2022 on the topic of persistence and resistance in late antiquity, defined here capaciously as running from 100 to 1000 CE. The theme is broad and we encourage creativity… Continue reading PPLA 2022 – “Persistence and Resistance: 100 to 1000 CE” – CFP