CFPs in Renaissance Intellectual History

Memory and Ritual

Source of Information: GEMCS-L 2002-01-10
Date of Event: 2002-11-14 to 17
Location of event: Tampa/St. Petersburg, USA
Deadline for abstracts etc.: 2002-04-30

The Tenth Annual Meeting of The Group for Early Modern Cultural Studies
A Celebration of GEMCS' First Decade

Location: Tampa / St. Petersburg, Florida, November 14-17, 2002

In Honor of the Group's Tenth Anniversary the conference theme is

Memory and Ritual

Proposals for papers and panels on the following topics are welcome:

Beginnings and Endings Ceremonies and Rites
Partial Memory and Erasure Cycles and Periods
Birth, Death, Survival Nostalgia, Reunion, Transition
Decline and Fall Repetition and Reinvention
Initiation and Closure Remembering or Memorizing
Rites of Reading Amnesia and and Forgettings
Memory and Performance Theorizing Memory and Ritual
History and historical memory Anniversaries (Donne's, et al.)

Other topics related to our theme or to any aspect of early modern cultural 
studies are also welcome.

Presenters should keep papers to ten minutes. Alternate presentation 
formats, including round-table discussions, free-form discussions, and 
collaborative papers, are encouraged.

Send one-page abstracts or full panels or ideas for panels to the program 
organizers at

Deadline for submissions is April 30, 2002.