Call for papers — Panels on “Textual mobility, mobile textualities: translation, history, and text dissemination in the early modern period”, June 3-4 2019, @UBC for #congress2019

In conjunction with Prof. Roger Chartier's plenary address at Congress, we will be organizing a series of joint panels between the Canadian Society for Renaissance Studies, the Canadian Historical Association, the Canadian Association for Translation Studies, the Bibliographical Society of Canada, and the Canadian Association for the Study of Book Culture on the interlinked issues …

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CFP (Updated): Canadian Society for Renaissance Studies, Congress 2019, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, 1-3 June 2019, #UBC

The 2019 conference of the Canadian Society for Renaissance Studies / Société canadienne d’études de la Renaissance (CSRS/SCÉR) will be hosted by the University of British Columbia as a part of the Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences’ annual Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences. The theme for the CFHSS Congress 2019 …

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CFP: annual conference of the Canadian Society for Renaissance Studies / la Société canadienne d’études de la Renaissance (CSRS/SCÉR) to be held in Vancouver, British Columbia, June 1 to 3, 2019. Proposals from Canadian as well as international scholars are welcome. @ubc

Panel: Generic Experimentation in Seventeenth-Century Women's Writing This panel solicits abstracts for papers which look at generic experimentation in seventeenth-century women?s writing, in the British Isles and/or in France.  Papers which examine the role of a woman writer (or writers) involved in the emergence and development of a specific genre (or genres) are especially welcome.  …

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Call for applications: 5th Summer Course for the Study of the Arts in Flanders (Belgium). Deadline: 15 December 2018.

Annually, the Summer Course for the Study of the Arts in Flanders brings a select group of 18 national and international, highly qualified young researchers to Flanders (Belgium). They are offered an intensive 11-day programme of lectures, discussions, and visits related to a specific art historical period of Flemish art. The Summer Course provides the …

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CFP / NEW CLOSING DATE FOR PROPOSALS: MARCH 1, 2019 NETWORKS OF DISSENT: CONNECTING AND COMMUNICATING ACROSS THE LONG REFORMATION. The 9th Triennial Conference of The International John Bunyan Society 14-17 August 2019, Edmonton, Canada

We invite proposals for 20-minute individual papers and full-session panels on our theme or any topic relating to the literature, culture and history of the Long Reformation, especially touching on the life, works, and legacy of John Bunyan and other dissenting voices of the seventeenth century. The conference will highlight an exhibition of rare Bunyan …

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Position in Medieval to 17th-Century French Literature, with demonstrated expertise in digital humanities or applied linguistics, commencing July 1, 2019, @UWaterloo

The Department of French Studies in the Faculty of Arts at the University of Waterloo invites applications for a probationary appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor, commencing July 1, 2019. The successful candidate will hold a PhD in French Studies, with a specialization in any period from Medieval to 17th-Century French Literature and with …

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CFP: Faking it. Forgery and Fabrication in Late Medieval and Early Modern Culture. The University of Gothenburg, Sweden, 15-17th August 2019. @goteborgsuni

What is real and what is fake? And why does it matter? As soon as objects, texts and utterances (be they pragmatic or artistic) become imbued with a sense of authority or authenticity, there is a potential to produce other objects, texts and utterances which mimic and attempt to siphon off that authority and authenticity. …

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Now Accepting Nominations for the Berkshire Conference of Women Historians’ Book Prizes. Deadline for Nominations: November 1, 2018. @BerksConference

To nominate a book, see: https://berksconference.org/prizes/ Description of Prizes We invite publishers and authors to submit books published in the year 2018 for consideration for the Berkshire Conference Book Prizes. The Berkshire Conference of Women Historians annually awards two book prizes: ● For a first book that deals substantially with the history of women, gender, …

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CFP Networks of Dissent: The 9th Triennial Conference of the International John Bunyan Society, 14-17 August 2019, University of Alberta: proposal closing date is Oct. 3, 2018.

POSSIBLE TOPICS MIGHT INCLUDE: Social, economic, political, and ecumenical networks; Dissenting Academies and educational networks; Networks of book production and distribution; news networks; Epistolary networks; the circulation of dissenting culture; dissenting readers; Transhistorical networks (the long 18th century, the Victorians, and beyond); Travel and trade related to dissent; itinerant preaching; Transnational networks of dissent; global …

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Position in Early Modern Literature, with a focus on critical race studies, the global early modern, early modern contact zones, and/or queer/sexuality studies @UTSC

Assistant Professor - Early Modern Literature - 1803795  Job Field: Tenure Stream Faculty / Division: University of Toronto Scarborough  Department: UTSC: English  Campus: Scarborough  Job Posting: Aug 28, 2018  Job Closing: Oct 29, 2018, 11:59pm EST   Description: The Department of English at the University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC) invites applications for a tenure-stream appointment in the area of Early Modern Literature. The appointment …

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