Category: Conferences

Kalamazoo 2015

PhD candidate Rachel Reid shares her experience at Kzoo and suggests a few tips for other first-timers. In May of this year I made the medievalists’ pilgrimage to Kalamazoo, Michigan for the 50th International Congress on Medieval Studies at Western Michigan University. Instead of providing a commentary on my trip this post is instead intended […]

Borderlines XIX – Call for Papers

Translating the Past: Appropriating the Medieval and Early Modern Worlds We are pleased to announce the call for papers for Borderlines XIX – Translating the Past: Appropriating the Medieval and Early Modern Worlds – which will be held in Queen’s University Belfast from 10th-12th April 2015.  Proposals for both papers and panels are welcomed from […]

International Society for Heresy Studies Inaugural Conference

From the 30th to the 31st of May this year, the International Society for Heresy Studies held its inaugural conference in New York University, bringing together researchers of heresy from all disciplines and periods.  Identifying a ‘return to religion’ in the work of cultural critics and philosophers, the Call for Papers sought to attract presentations […]

Borderlines XVIII – University College Cork – 4th-6th April 2014.

This year’s Borderlines conference was held at University College Cork and hosted delegates from all over Ireland, the UK and further abroad. The theme was ‘Power and Influence’, inspiring a diverse selection of papers that demonstrated just how wide-ranging are the interests of current post-graduate researchers in the fields of Medieval and Early Modern studies. […]

A Fiend in the Furrows: Perspectives on ‘Folk Horror’ in Literature, Film and Music

‘A Fiend in the Furrows’ is a three-day conference in association with the School of English and the Institute for Collaborative Research in the Humanities at Queen’s University Belfast, exploring ‘folk horror’ in British and Irish literature, film, television, and music. The event – running from 19-21 September 2014 – will include academic papers, film screenings, […]