Bangor University, UK
Friday 6 June 2014
Abstracts are now being invited for the 10th annual Medievalism Transformed conference at Bangor University, a one-day interdisciplinary event sponsored by the School of English Literature. We will be convening to explore the medieval world and its sustained impact on subsequent culture and thought.
Papers are welcome from all disciplines related to medieval studies as well as modern expressions of medievalism. All topics within the general scope of the conference will be considered, including:
• Preparing for death
• Dying well
• Limbo / Purgatory
• Disease / Black Death / Medicine
• The Occult / Cults
• The grotesque
• Saints / Martyrdom
• Theme of horror in medieval literature
Your proposal for a 20-minute paper should be no longer than 300 words. Please make submissions electronically to the conference convenors by 18 April. Proposals should be accompanied by your name, institutional affiliation, email address, and contact information. Please also specify any audio / visual requirements.
Letters of acceptance will be sent via email unless a hard copy is requested.