CFPs in Renaissance Intellectual History

Erasmus and the Republic of Letters


Source of Information: nomen-erasmi 2005-05-25
Date of Event: 2006-09-04 to 08
Location of event: Oxford, U.k.
Deadline for abstracts etc.: 2005-12-31




ERASMUS AND THE REPUBLIC OF LETTERS

Corpus Christi College, Oxford, 4-8 September 2006

Conference Announcement and Call for Papers

To mark the centenary of the publication of the first volume of P.S. Allen's
edition of Erasmus' letters an international conference will be held at
Corpus Christi College, Oxford during the first week of September 2006. The
conference will cover all aspects of Erasmus' achievement and influence in
the fields of education, literature, biblical studies, and theology. Keynote
speakers include Lisa Jardine, J.K. McConica, Hilmar M. Pabel, Jane E.
Phillips, Erika Rummel, and Mark Vessey. Proposals for papers of 20 or 30
minutes' duration are invited. Abstracts of c.150 words should be sent to Mr
Stephen Ryle, School of Classics, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, U.K.
(e-mail s.f.ryle@leeds.ac.uk) by 31 December 2005.