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Early Modern Conferences

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 Papers | American Popular Graphic Arts, Yesterday and Today

From The Library Company of Philadelphia: Collecting, Curating, and Consuming American Popular Graphic Arts Yesterday and Today The Library Company of...
From Enfilade on 8 May 2021

Call for Papers | Glass in the Atlantic World

From the Call for Papers: Glass in the Atlantic World during the Long 18th Century 59th Annual Seminar on Glass Online, Corning Museum of Glass, Corning,...
From Enfilade on 7 May 2021

Appel à communication : Les animaux comme matrices mnémotechniques et exégétiques de l’Antiquité au XVI siècle

Appel à communications Les animaux comme matrices mnémotechniques et exégétiques de l’Antiquité au xvie siècle...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 6 May 2021

Appel à communication: 5e congrès suisse d’histoire de l’art (Zurich, 22-24 juin 2022)

5th SWISS CONGRESS FOR ART HISTORY 22 – 24 JUNE 2022, UNIVERSITY OF ZURICH Call for papers Submission deadline: 18 June 2021 CALL FOR PAPERS Submission...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 5 May 2021

Appel à communications : « Aural Architectures of the Divine – Sacred Spaces, Sound and Rites in Transcultural Perspective » (Florence, 24-26 février 2022)

Appel à communications : « Aural Architectures of the Divine – Sacred Spaces, Sound and Rites in Transcultural Perspective » (Florence,...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 5 May 2021

Call for Papers | Celebrating the Illustrious in Europe, 1580–175

From ArtHist.net (which includes the Call for Papers in French). . . Celebrating the Illustrious in Europe (1580–1750): Towards a New Paradigm?...
From Enfilade on 4 May 2021

Appel à communication : « Censurer les arts – Encadrer les corps » (Paris, 27, 28 et 29 janvier 2022)

Appel à communication pour le colloque « Censurer les arts – Encadrer les corps » Paris, 27-28-29 janvier 2022 – Appel ouvert...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 3 May 2021

Appel à communication : « La célébration des Illustres en Europe (1580-1750) : vers un nouveau paradigme ? »

Journée d’étude organisée dans le cadre de la Conférence universitaire de Suisse occidentale Université de Lausanne,...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 3 May 2021

Enemies in the Early Modern World Conference

A virtual conference on Enemies in the Early Modern World, 1453-1789: Conflict, Culture and Control, hosted by University of Edinburgh, was recently held...

Appel à communication : « “The Envy of some, the Fear of others, and the Wonder of all their Neighbours”. Seventeenth-Century Foreign Insights on Dutch Art »

In his Observations upon the United Provinces of the Netherlands (1668), William Temple was commenting on the inhabitants that he met in the Dutch Republic...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 2 May 2021

Appel à communication : Le néogothique dans le Grand Est

L’association AMAL (Archives modernes de l’architecture lorraine), en partenariat avec la DRAC Grand Est, la région Grand Est, les collectivités...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 30 Apr 2021

Call for Articles | Picturing Sensory Experiences

Giuseppe Maria Mitelli after Augostino Mitelli, Vedere (Sight), ca. 1700, etching, 21 × 29 cm (Amsterdam: Rijksmuseum, RP-P-2013-27-1) ◊ ...
From Enfilade on 30 Apr 2021

Photographic Art Reproductions, from 1839 to the Present (online, 23 Jul 21)

Photographic Art Reproductions, from 1839 to the Present (online, 23 Jul 21) online / University of St Andrews & Centre André Chastel, Jul 23,...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 30 Apr 2021

Appel à communication. Digital Art History: Methods, Practices, Epistemologies 3 (online, 12-13 Oct 21)

CFP: Digital Art History: Methods, Practices, Epistemologies 3 (online, 12-13 Oct 21) Online (University of Zagreb), Oct 12–13, 2021 Deadline: Jun...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 30 Apr 2021

Call for Papers | Networks and Practices of Connoisseurship

From the Call for Papers: Networks and Practices of Connoisseurship in the Global Eighteenth Century Warburg-Haus, Hamburg, 2–4 June 2022 Organized...
From Enfilade on 29 Apr 2021

Appel à communication : « Networks and Practices of Connoisseurship in the Global Eighteenth Century » (Hambourg, 2-4 juin 2022)

Appel à communication : « Networks and Practices of Connoisseurship in the Global Eighteenth Century » (Hambourg, 2-4 juin 2022) Warburg-Haus,...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 28 Apr 2021

Announcing the Call for Papers for On Belonging 2: English Conceptions of Migration and Transculturality, 1550 – 1700 (26 – 30 July 2021)

We are happy to announce that the Call for Papers for our summer 2021 conference is now open! Leading on from our first On Belonging conference in 2018,...
From Tide Project on 9 Apr 2021

Call for Papers | UAAC/AAUC 2021, Online

From UAAC/AAUC: Universities Art Association of Canada / l’association d’art des universités du Canada Online, 20–23 October 2021...
From Enfilade on 26 Apr 2021

Call for Articles | Féminismes en Europe, 1789–18

From the Call for Papers: Féminismes en Europe, 1789–1820 Speical Issue of Annales historiques de la Révolution française,...
From Enfilade on 26 Apr 2021

Appel à communication : « Les Artothèques. Histoire(s) de Collections » (Paris, 28 septembre 2021)

  Les Artothèques. Histoire(s) de Collections Journée d’études organisée par l’équipe de recherche...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 23 Apr 2021

CFP AskHistorians Digital Conference

2021 ASKHISTORIANS DIGITAL CONFERENCE: “[DELETED] & MISSING HISTORY: RECONSTRUCTING THE PAST, CONFRONTING DISTORTIONS”19–21 October...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 21 Apr 2021

CFP Ars Longa Journal

Ars Longa is a new, independent online journal and blog dedicated to Early Modern art and visual/material culture. Our aim is to create an open-access,...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 21 Apr 2021

Appel à contribution : « Latin American and Caribbean Art(s) : From Where? From Whom? » (congrès de l’AAUC, en ligne, 20-23 octobre, 2021)

Appel à contribution : « Latin American and Caribbean Art(s) : From Where? From Whom? » (congrès de l’AAUC, en ligne, 20-23...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 20 Apr 2021

Call for Papers | Palaces for Rent: Real Estate in 18th-Century Lisbon

Palacio dos Condes de Aveiro, ca. 1742 (Lisbon: Biblioteca Nacional de Portugal) ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊ From the Call for...
From Enfilade on 19 Apr 2021

Call for Papers | SECAC 2021, Lexington

Noted below are several sessions at this year’s SECAC conference that might of be of interest to Enfilade readers; from the Call for Papers: SECAC...
From Enfilade on 19 Apr 2021

Appel à communication. About Time : Temporality in American art and Visual Culture (Paris, 4-5 nov. 21)

About Time : Temporality in American art and Visual Culture Université de Paris, 4-5 novembre, 2021   De l’afro-futurisme aux statues...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 14 Apr 2021

Appel à communication : Collection, Modernism and Social Identity (online, 15-16 Sep 21)

Collection, Modernism and Social Identity. Art Collecting in Europe Between 1880 and 1940 (online, 15-16 Sep 21) online / Centre for Historical Research...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 14 Apr 2021

Appel à communication : Photography in Asia 1839-1939 (online, 30 Sep-2 Oct 21)

Photography in Asia 1839-1939 (online, 30 Sep-2 Oct 21) online / Academy of Performing Arts (APA), Prague & European Association for Asian Art and...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 14 Apr 2021

Appel à communication : Valuing Sculpture (Leeds, 1660-1860)

Valuing Sculpture: Contemporary Perspectives on Art, Craft and Industry, 1660-1860 Tuesday 27 and Wednesday 28 July 2021 Henry Moore Institute, Leeds Deadline:...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 14 Apr 2021

CFP MEMS Festival, University of Kent

Join us online for the University of Kent’s seventh annual MEMS Summer Festival. This two-day event celebrates Medieval and Early Modern history,...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 14 Apr 2021

Appel à communication : « Désoeuvrer / un-work » (13-15 octobre 2021, Paris, École normale supérieure et École du Louvre)

Appel à communication : « Désoeuvrer / un-work » (13-15 octobre 2021, Paris, École normale supérieure et École...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 12 Apr 2021

Appel à communication : « Styles revisités : De l’iconologie aux études visuelles numériques » (En ligne, 2021-2022)

Le séminaire de recherche Artl@s 2021-2022 sera consacré à la notion omniprésente mais insaisissable et stimulante de «...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 10 Apr 2021

Looking Ahead to ASECS 2022 in Baltimore

52nd Annual Meeting of ASECS Hilton Baltimore, 30 March — 2 April 2022 The next ASECS Annual Meeting will be held at the Hilton Baltimore, March...
From Enfilade on 9 Apr 2021

Pandemic Methodologies Twitter Conference 2021: Call for Participants

CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS June 24-25, 2021 Sponsored by the Canadian Historical Association (CHA) @PMTC2021 #PandemicMethodologies In the past year, archives...
From Borealia on 8 Apr 2021

Conférence Twitter sur les méthodologies pandémiques 2021 : Appel à Participation

APPEL À PARTICIPATION Les 24-25 juin 2021 Parrainée par la Société historique du Canada (SHC) @PMTC2021 #PandemicMethodologies...
From Borealia on 8 Apr 2021

CfP: ‘Whither wander you?’: New Directions in Premodern Performance

The Premodern Performance Cultures Network (previously the Early English Drama and Performance Network) is seeking submissions from early- and mid-career...

Call for Papers | Valuing Sculpture

William Hogarth, A sculpture yard filled with copies of Greek and Roman sculptures, together with contemporary people and objects, 1753, engraving (London:...
From Enfilade on 5 Apr 2021

Summer database Workshop : Working Group Visualizations of the Heavens (4000 BCE-1700 CE)

Summer Database Workshops, MPIWG (online, 5 Jul-11 Sep 21) online / Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin (MPIWG) Dept. III, Jul 5–Sep...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 1 Apr 2021

Appel à communication : Art Writing and the Body (online, 1-3 Sep 21)

Art Writing and the Body (online, 1-3 Sep 21) Deadline: May 1, 2021 This three-day online conference, co-organized by Thomas Hughes and Will Parker, in...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 31 Mar 2021

Appel à communications : Workshop « Shades of Purple – Purple Ornament in Medieval Manuscripts » (Zurich, 25-26 nov. 2021)

Appel à communications : Workshop « Shades of Purple – Purple Ornament in Medieval Manuscripts » (Zurich, 25-26 novembre 2021)...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 26 Mar 2021

Appel à communications : « Photographie et Surveillance » (Paris, 26 et 27 octobre 2021)

Appel à communications pour le colloque « Photographie et Surveillance » Pour la seconde édition de son séminaire, l’ARIP...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 22 Mar 2021

Appel à contribution : Images re-vues n°20 « Figurations du sentir »

Appel à contribution : Images re-vues n°20 « Figurations du sentir » Numéro coordonné par Marta Battisti, Viktoria...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 22 Mar 2021

CFP Old English Poetry and its Legacy

John D. Niles, Professor of Humanities Emeritus at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, and Professor of English Emeritus at the University of California,...
From ANZAMEMS Inc on 18 Mar 2021

Call for Papers for “The Meaning of Independence,” October 2021

The David Center for the American Revolution at the American Philosophical Society has issued a call for papers for a conference on “The Meanings...
From Boston 1775 on 16 Mar 2021

Call for Papers | Painted Ceilings in Europe

From ArtHist.net (where the French version is available). . . Painted Ceilings in Europe, 14th–21st Centuries: Forms, Functions, Fictions Plafonds...
From Enfilade on 15 Mar 2021

Appel à communications

Tableau : Cercle chromatique et gamme des diverses teintes en usage à la manufacture des Gobelins, 1840-1884Michel Eugène Chevreul, 1786-1889,...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 14 Mar 2021

Appel à communication : Buying Art and Antiquities in Eighteenth Century Italy (online, 4-5 Nov 21)

Buying Art and Antiquities in Eighteenth Century Italy (online, 4-5 Nov 21) online / UNED Madrid, Nov 4–05, 2021 Deadline: May 31, 2021 Buying Art...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 12 Mar 2021

Appel à communication : Modern Visuality and 19th-Century Performance (online/Exeter, 31 Aug-3 Sep 21)

Modern Visuality and 19th-Century Performance Online and/or University of Exeter, Aug 31–Sep 3, 2021 Deadline: May 17, 2021 <https://theatreandvisualculture19.wordpress.com>...
From Le blog de l'APAHAU on 12 Mar 2021

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