CFPs in Renaissance Intellectual History

The Iberian connection


Source of Information: FICINO 2002-01-08
Date of Event: 2002-05-18
Location of event: Aberdeen, U.K.
Deadline for abstracts etc.: 2002-03-01




The Iberian connection:  University of Aberdeen, May 18th, 2002

We invite abstracts for 20 minute papers on translatio, broadly
interpreted, between the Iberian world and Scotland, Ireland, England
and Wales during the Early Modern period.  We actively encourage
submissions across a broad disciplinary range.

Possible areas of interest could include, but are not limited to:

The translation of Spanish literature into insular languages
Peninsular romance in insular settings
Peninsular drama on the English stage
Irish, Scottish and English scholars in Spanish contexts
The place of Spain in early modern Irish political thought and
historiography
Accounts of the Armada in Irish and English sources
Aspects of trade between the Iberian world and Scotland, Ireland,
England, Wales

Please submit 200-word abstracts along with contact information by March
1st to:

Dr. Kaarina Hollo
Department of Celtic
School of Modern Languages
University of Aberdeen
Aberdeen AB24 3UB

Telephone: 01224 272546

E-mail:  k.hollo@abdn.ac.uk