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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).

Call for Articles | Printing Things, 1400–19

From the Abstract Submission Form: Printing Things: Blocks, Plates, and Stones, 1400–1900Edited by Giles Bergel and Elizabeth Savage Abstracts due...
From Enfilade on 16 Oct 2018

CFP:  Florence “City of the Arts” and the French

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Florence ‘City of the Arts’ and the French” (due 15 Dec, Florence, Italy) is available...
From Early Modern Architecture on 16 Oct 2018

CFP: “Financial History – Reflection on the Past to Tackle Today’s key Finance Questions,” workshop for young scholars with Barry Eichengreen, 16 May 2019, Frankfurt, Germany

CALL FOR PAPERS “Financial History – Reflection on the Past to Tackle Today’s key Finance Questions” Workshop for young scholars...
From History of Finance on 16 Oct 2018

How a journal comes to be

While we are run by a crack team of PhD and ECR volunteers, Cerae endeavours to operate in the same way as any established academic journal. We are committed...
From CERAE Impressions: A Blog on 15 Oct 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS: 13th International Margaret Cavendish Society Conference

The Thirteenth International Margaret Cavendish Society Conference 6-9 June 2019, Trondheim, NorwayHOST: Norwegian University of Science and Technology...
From The Renaissance Diary on 15 Oct 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS: Othello's Island 2019: The 7th Annual Conference on Medieval and Renaissance Studies

Event Date: 15 Apr 2019 to 18 Apr 2019.   Nicosia, CyprusA collaboration between the Centre for Visual Arts and Research, Sheffield Hallam University,...
From The Renaissance Diary on 15 Oct 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS: Perdition Catch My Soul - Shakespeare, Hell and Damnation

Saturday 8 December 2018, 10.00amNancy Knowles Lecture TheatreTickets: £55 (£45 Members and £25 Students)SynopsisThis one-day symposium...
From The Renaissance Diary on 15 Oct 2018

CFP Workshop on Monetary and Financial History May 6-8, 2019 Washington, DC

Scholars are invited to submit proposals to a workshop on Workshop on Monetary and Financial History (https://www.federalreserve.gov/conferences/monetary-financial-history-workshop-2019.htm) that...
From History of Finance on 14 Oct 2018

Call for Papers: Zones and Lines, Water and Land: New Conversations on Borders

Today at The Junto, Rachel Herrmann shares a call for papers for a workshop she's co-organizing. Apply to come to Wales!
From The Junto on 13 Oct 2018

Appel à communications : « Gaston d’Orléans et l’Antiquité » (Reims, 2-4 octobre 2019)

Appel à communications : « Gaston d’Orléans et l’Antiquité » – Université de Reims-Champagne...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 10 Oct 2018

CFP:  “Firmitas/aedificatio”:  The Material Corporeal Foundations of (Built) Architecture

The call for papers for the conference entitled “‘Firmitas/aedificatio’:  The Material Corporeal Foundations of (Built) Architecture”...
From Early Modern Architecture on 12 Oct 2018

Call for Papers on “Children, Youth & Labor on the Eve of Independence”

Robin P. Chapdelaine and Lara Putnam have issued a call for papers on “Children, Youth & Labor on the Eve of Independence.” Chosen scholars...
From Boston 1775 on 11 Oct 2018

CFP:  Identities and the Cities: Urban Transformations, Transition and Change in Urban Image Construction (Euroacademia Forum Session)

The call for papers for the Euroacademia Forum session entitled “Identities and the Cities: Urban Transformations, Transition and Change in Urban...
From Early Modern Architecture on 11 Oct 2018

CFP International Association for the Study of Environment, Space and Place

Proposals are invited for the 15th annual IASESP (International Association for the Study of Environment, Space and Place) conference, to be held at Liverpool...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 11 Oct 2018

Call for book chapters: Predicting the Past (Brill)

Chapter proposals are invited for Predicting the Past. Worldwide Medieval Dream Interpretation, to be published in Brill’s series Reading Medieval...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 11 Oct 2018

CFP 40th Annual Medieval and Renaissance Forum

Proposals are invited for the 40th Medieval and Renaissance Forum: Listening and Learning in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, which will take place...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 11 Oct 2018

CFP Perdition Catch My Soul: Shakespeare, Hell and Damnation

This one-day symposium will be held at Shakespeare’s Globe, London on 8 December 2018. The symposium will examine the dramatization of early modern...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 8 Oct 2018

CFP Shakespeare FuturEd conference

Shakespeare FuturEd is an international conference exploring the nexus of Shakespeare Studies and Education to be held at the University of Sydney...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 8 Oct 2018

CFP Speaking Internationally: Women’s Literary Culture and the Canon in the Global Middle Ages

Paper proposals are invited for this international conference to be held at Bangor University, North Wales, 26-28 June, 2019. ‘This conference is...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 8 Oct 2018

CFP: Special Issue on the South Sea Bubble, Mississippi Bubble, and Financial Revolution, Eighteenth-Century Studies

Call for Papers, Eighteenth-Century Studies Special Issue on the South Sea Bubble, Mississippi Bubble, and Financial Revolution 2020 marks the 300th anniversary...
From History of Finance on 6 Oct 2018

Call for Papers | Printmaking in Sulzbach

From the Book History and Print Culture Network: Printmaking in the Residential Town of Sulzbach in Historical ContextSulzbach-Rosenberg, 5–6 July...
From Enfilade on 6 Oct 2018

Call for Papers | After the Grand Tour

From H-ArtHist: After the Grand Tour: References, Revisions, ReturnsAccademia Nazionale di San Luca, Rome, 12 April 2019 Proposals due by 15 November 2018...
From Enfilade on 5 Oct 2018

CFP:  Jews and State Building in Early Modern Italy

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Jews and State Building in Early Modern Italy” (due 20 Nov, Baltimore, Maryland, USA) is available...
From Early Modern Architecture on 5 Oct 2018

Appel à communications : « Former les artistes » (23 février 2019, INHA, Paris)

Appel à communications : « Former les artistes » (23 février 2019, INHA, Paris) Appel à communications de Marges. Revue...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 4 Oct 2018

Appel à contributions : « Moyen Âge en émoi » (Genève, 4-5 mars 2019)

Appel à contributions : « Moyen Âge en émoi » (Genève, 4-5 mars 2019) Neuvièmes journées...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 2 Oct 2018

BSHP Graduate Essay Prize

The British Society for the History of Philosophy Graduate Essay Prize competition opens on 1 November, and will be accepting submissions up until 30 November....
From Spinoza Research Network on 4 Oct 2018

CFP: ASPHS Barcelona, July 10-13, 2019

Conferences 50th Anniversary Conference – Barcelona 2019 Call for Papers The 50th Annual Conference of the ASPHS will take place in Barcelona, Spain,...
From EM Spanish History Notes on 3 Oct 2018

Appel à contributions : « Appréhender les catégories zoologiques dans les sociétés du passé : sources, méthodes, usages » (Paris, 22 – 23 mars 2019)

Appel à contributions : « Appréhender les catégories zoologiques dans les sociétés du passé : sources,...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 3 Oct 2018

Appel à contributions : « Le pont dans la cité » (Forum art du Moyen Âge, Berne, 18-21 septembre 2019)

Appel à contributions : « Le pont dans la cité » (Forum art du Moyen Âge, Berne, 18-21 septembre 2019) Le Deutscher...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 3 Oct 2018

Appel à contribution : « Les bibliothèques à l’épreuve de la scène » (Séminaire « Imaginaires, dispositifs, représentations de la bibliothèque », Paris, 2019)

Appel à contribution : « Les bibliothèques à l’épreuve de la scène » (Séminaire « Imaginaires,...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 3 Oct 2018

Appel à communication : « When Michelangelo Was Modern: The Art Market and Collecting in Italy 1450–1650 » (New York, 12-13 avril 2019)

This two-day symposium will delve into the forces that motivated collectors and patrons of the fifteenth through the mid-seventeenth centuries to support...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 2 Oct 2018

Appel à communication : « Florence ville d’art et les Français : la création d’un mythe » (Florence, 18-20 septembre 2019)

Appel à communication : « Florence « ville d’art » et les Français : la création d’un mythe »....
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 2 Oct 2018

Call for Papers | Performance, Royalty, and the Court, 1500–18

Paolo Monaldi, Prince James Receiving his Son Prince Henry in front of the Palazzo del Re, ca. 1747–48, oil on canvas, 196 × 297 cm (National...
From Enfilade on 2 Oct 2018

CFP Othello’s Island interdisciplinary conference

The Academic Board for Othello’s Island invites applications to present papers at the 6th edition of Othello’s Island, the 6th annual interdisciplinary...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 2 Oct 2018

CFP Performance, Royalty and the Court, 1500-18

Next year is the 400th anniversary of the death of Anne of Denmark (1574-1619), a queen consort of the king of Scotland, England and Ireland, who is well...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 2 Oct 2018

Appel à communications : « Théâtre en guerre. Acteurs, auteurs, publics en temps de guerre » (27-28 mai 2019, Saint-Cyr et Rennes)

Appel à communications : « Théâtre en guerre. Acteurs, auteurs, publics en temps de guerre » – 27-28 Mai...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 1 Oct 2018

Appel à communication : Performance, Royalty and the Court, 1500-1800 (London, 11-12 Apr 2019)

Performance, Royalty and the Court, 1500-1800 London, Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, April 11 – 12, 2019 Deadline: Dec 7, 2018 Performance,...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 1 Oct 2018

Appel à communication : « Instituer le patrimoine : enjeux et limites » (Dijon, Université de Bourgogne, 24 janvier 2019)

Instituer le patrimoine : enjeux et limites Transversales : Journée d’étude doctorale du CGC Organisateurs : Katherin Landais –...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 26 Sep 2018

Appel à communication : « Mandiargues 2020. Écrire entre les arts » (Cerisy-la-Salle, 20-27 juillet 2019)

Le colloque de Cerisy Mandiargues 2020 – Écrire entre les arts étudiera l’oeuvre littéraire (romans et nouvelles, poésie,...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 24 Sep 2018

Appel à communication : The Artistic Taste of Nations: Contesting Geographies of European Art, 1550-1815

The Artistic Taste of Nations: Contesting Geographies of European Art, 1550-1815 This conference will be held on 13 and 14 June 2019 at Vrije Universiteit...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 21 Sep 2018

Call for papers : « The Ambient Interior in the United States During the Long Nineteenth Century sponsored by Nineteenth-Century Art Worldwide » (New York, 16 février 2019)

Call for Papers for a Workshop : The Ambient Interior in the United States During the Long Nineteenth Century sponsored by Nineteenth-Century Art Worldwide...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 15 Sep 2018

CFP:  Faking It:  Forgery and Fabrication in Late Medieval and Early Modern Culture

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Faking It:  Forgery and Fabrication in Late Medieval and Early Modern Culture” (due 30...
From Early Modern Architecture on 28 Sep 2018

CFP:  Seventh St. Louis University Annual Symposium on Medieval and Renaissance Studies 

The call for papers and sessions for the Seventh St. Louis University Annual Symposium on Medieval and Renaissance Studies (due 31 Dec, St. Louis,...
From Early Modern Architecture on 27 Sep 2018

CFP Cross-cultural comparison in the premodern world

The Oakley Center, which has its home at Williams College, invites paper proposals for ‘The Global Archive of Comparison’, a conference and...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 27 Sep 2018

CFP Medieval and Early Modern Spaces and Places 2019: Experiencing the Court

The early modern court adopted and developed exemplary cultural practices where objects and spaces became central to propagating power as well as places...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 27 Sep 2018

New Book Series: Critical Emotion Studies (Brill)

Critical Emotion Studies is a peer-reviewed, transdisciplinary series of monographs and edited volumes dedicated to the critical analysis of emotions,...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 27 Sep 2018

CFP:  The Secret Lives of Architectural Drawings and Models:  From Translating to Archiving, Collecting, and Displaying

The call for papers for the conference entitled “The Secret Lives of Architectural Drawings and Models:  From Translating to Archiving, Collecting,...
From Early Modern Architecture on 25 Sep 2018

CFP Canadian Society of Medievalists Annual Meeting, 3-5 June 2019

The 2019 Congress of the Canadian Society of Medievalists will be convened 3-5 June 2019 in Vancouver, B.C. The special theme for this year’s Congress...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 25 Sep 2018

CFP Women & Power: Redressing the Balance

Paper proposals are invited for the conference Women & Power: Redressing the Balance, to be held at the University of Oxford, 6-7 March, 2019 Throughout...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 25 Sep 2018

CFP:  Performance, Royalty and the Court, 1500-18

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Performance, Royalty and the Court, 1500-1800” (due 7 Dec, London, UK) is available here and...
From Early Modern Architecture on 22 Sep 2018

CFP: Northern Lights: Late Medieval Devotion to Saints from the North of England, 28-30 March 2019, University of Lausanne

Northern Lights: Late Medieval Devotion to Saints from the North of England 28-30 March 2019, University of Lausanne Plenary speakers : James Clark (University...

Call for Papers | Russia: Courtly Gifts and Cultural Diplomacy

From H-ArtHist: Russia: Courtly Gifts and Cultural DiplomacyThe Queen’s Gallery, London, 22 March 2019 Proposals due by 15 October 2018 A collaboration...
From Enfilade on 20 Sep 2018

CFP:  Medieval and Early Modern Spaces and Places 2019:  Experiencing the Court

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Medieval and Early Modern Spaces and Places 2019:  Experiencing the Court” (due 15 Nov,...
From Early Modern Architecture on 20 Sep 2018

CFP Complaint and Grievance: Literary Traditions

Paper proposals are invited for a two-day symposium on Complaint and Grievance: Literary Traditions 14-15 February 2019 National Library of New Zealand...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 20 Sep 2018

CFP Animal/Language: An Interdisciplinary Conference

Animal/Language: An Interdisciplinary Conference will be held in conjunction with the art exhibition “Assembling Animal Communication” at Texas...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 20 Sep 2018

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