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

CFP: Christian Political Cultures in Late Antiquity, 21st-22nd June 2023, University of Liverpool

We invite papers for a conference (and planned edited volume) on Christian Political Cultures in Late Antiquity. The remarkably homogeneous ways of thinking about Christian political authority across the Roman world in late antiquity (c. 250-700 CE)—so carefully reconstructed in classic mid-20th century accounts—mask the immense diversity of the social and institutional contexts in which… Continue reading CFP: Christian Political Cultures in Late Antiquity, 21st-22nd June 2023, University of Liverpool

CFP: 41st Haskins Society International Conference 28-30 Oct, 2022

The Haskins Society is delighted to announce our return to an in-person, annual conference in Richmond, Virginia on 28-30 October 2022. The featured speakers in 2022 will be: Cord J. Whitaker (Wellesley College) Frances Andrews (University of St Andrews) Anne E. Lester (Johns Hopkins University) We invite proposals for presentations on any topic related to… Continue reading CFP: 41st Haskins Society International Conference 28-30 Oct, 2022

CFP: Pandemic Reflections – Saint Francis and the Lepers Catch Up with COVID 

Call for Papers for a forthcoming edited collection, Pandemic Reflections: Saint Francis and the Lepers Catch Up with COVID.    To be published with Ethics International Press.     The collection will focus on Saint Francis, his life with lepers, and the COVID pandemic. The collection is meant to explore what it means to think about Francis in light… Continue reading CFP: Pandemic Reflections – Saint Francis and the Lepers Catch Up with COVID 

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: 29th IRCLAMA COLLOQUIUM Poreč, Sep 29– Oct 2, 2022

It’s a pleasure for us to invite you to the 29th Annual International Scientific Symposium of the International Research Centre for Late Antiquity and Middle Ages. Symposium will take place in Poreč, Croatia, from September 29th to October 2nd 2022. The topic will be the following: Late Medieval Renaissances and their Antecedents (from Late Antiquity… Continue reading CFP: 29th IRCLAMA COLLOQUIUM Poreč, Sep 29– Oct 2, 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

CFP: Indian Ocean World Archaeology Conference, 19th-20th December 2022, University of Exeter

Papers are welcome on all aspects of the archaeology, material culture and heritage of the Indian Ocean (defined as from East Africa to Japan, including Australasia) from the first millennium BC to the contemporary era, and may include reports on research in progress. Presentations should be in English (unless you are in the special session… Continue reading CFP: Indian Ocean World Archaeology Conference, 19th-20th December 2022, University of Exeter

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

MEMS Festival 2022, University of Kent – CFP

This two-day event celebrates Medieval and Early Modern history, 400 – 1800, and encourages a wide range of interdisciplinary topics, including but not limited to, politics, religion, economics, art, drama, literature, and domestic culture. MEMS Fest aims to be an informal space in which postgraduate students, early career researchers, and academics can share ideas and… Continue reading MEMS Festival 2022, University of Kent – CFP

SELIM 32 – CFP

New Approaches to Early English: Challenges in the Digitisation Era, Universidad de La Rioja, 14-16 September 2022. The Spanish Society for Medieval English Language and Literature (SELIM) and the local organising committee invite members of the Society and all other scholars interested in the field to participate in the 32nd International Conference of SELIM, to be hosted by… Continue reading SELIM 32 – CFP

Call For Pitches: Manuscripts and Material Culture – Hazine

Why are manuscripts critical to Islamic and Islamicate studies, and how do they impact pedagogy? How does material culture help us venture into the past, and how do manuscripts affect religious practice, be it Muslim, Coptic, Armenian, etc? Hazine is seeking 3-4 pieces on manuscripts and material culture from the Mashriq, Maghreb, East Africa, West… Continue reading Call For Pitches: Manuscripts and Material Culture – Hazine

St Magnús Symposium – CFP

Ruler, Poet, Saint: Rǫgnvaldr jarl Kali Kolsson and his World 1 – 3 September 2022, King Street Halls, Kirkwall, Orkney. Kali, who would rule as Rǫgnvaldr, Earl of Orkney, from 1137-58/59, was a Renaissance man before the Renaissance, a medieval polymath who combined political responsibility with a passion for poetry and a spirit of adventure.… Continue reading St Magnús Symposium – 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