CfP: The Blackfriars Conference

24th - 29th October 2017 ASC Education and Research extends this call for papers on matters to do with the performance of early modern drama (historical, architectural, political, dramatical, sartorial, medical, linguistical, comical, pastoral) to all interested parties for our biennial conference to be held at the Blackfriars Playhouse in Staunton, Virginia, 24 October – … Continue reading CfP: The Blackfriars Conference

Nominations still open for MRDS Annual Awards

The Medieval and Renaissance Drama Society's annual awards given to recognize achievement in publication, conference presentation, and archives research in the field of early drama studies. For an essay or book published in the 18 months before January 30, 2017: Martin Stevens Award for best new essay in early drama studies ($250 award + one … Continue reading Nominations still open for MRDS Annual Awards

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Medieval Ascension Narratives in Islamic and European Traditions

An Interdisciplinary Workshop with Christiane Gruber (University of Michigan) Organized by the Centre for Medieval Literature and the David Collection. Copenhagen, David Collection, 27 March 2017  A one-day workshop on medieval ascension narratives, from al-Sarai’s Nahj al-Faradis to the Liber Scale Machometi and Dante’sCommedia, will be held at the David Collection, Kronprinsessegade 30, Copenhagen, on Monday … Continue reading CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Medieval Ascension Narratives in Islamic and European Traditions