Past Conferences

Collecting and Collections: Digital Lives and Afterlives

Event Date: 
14 Nov 2019 to 15 Nov 2019


The Royal Society, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG


Renaissance Man: Re-Appraisal and Re-Invention

Event Date: 
14 Nov 2019 to 16 Nov 2019

International Conference: 


Organizer: The Department of English, Jadavpur University, Kolkata



Keynote Speakers:

  • Professor Michelangelo Zaccarello, University of Pisa
  • Professor Martin Dzelzainis, University of Leicester



Call for Papers


An Anatomy of England: Material culture and early modern character sketches

Event Date: 
08 Nov 2019

Université de Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines – Paris Saclay, Laboratoire DYPAC (Dynamiques Patrimoniales et Culturelles) EA 2449






Decoding the Past: Critical Editions and their Editors

Event Date: 
01 Nov 2019 to 02 Nov 2019

Trinity Long Room Hub, Trinity College Dublin


Civil Religion from Antiquity to the Enlightenment

Event Date: 
23 Oct 2019 to 24 Oct 2019

Civil religion - the belief that public religion could be subsumed within the administration of the state - has long been recognised by intellectual historians of the early modern period as a feature of republican discourse, most often conceived of as an inheritance from ancient Rome. This recognition, however, has allowed civil religion to remain underexplored as an intellectual tradition on its own terms.

Imagining the Apocalypse

Event Date: 
19 Oct 2019

The Courtauld Institute of Art



Sixteenth Century Society and Conference

Event Date: 
17 Oct 2019 to 20 Oct 2019

The Sixteenth Century Society and Conference (SCSC) invites proposals for individual presentation submissions and complete panels for its 2019 annual conference. Under the presidency of Walter Melion (Emory), the conference will take place from 17–20 October 2019 at the Hyatt Regency St. Louis at The Arch Hotel in St Louis, Missouri. 


The SCSC was founded to promote scholarship on the early modern era (c. 1450 – c. 1660) and traditionally papers have ranged across the following fields:


Sex and Gender Politics

Event Date: 
09 Oct 2019

CFP: Medieval and Early Modern Studies Symposium

Venue: Northumbria University, Newcastle


Keynote speaker: Dr Elena Woodacre (University of Winchester), author of The Queens Regnant of Navarre: succession, politics and partnership, 1274-1512, lead editor of the Routledge History of Monarchy, founder of the Royal Studies Network