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Call for Papers

The Organising Committee of the 25 th SEDERI International Conference and the Spanish and Portuguese Association for English Renaissance Studies welcomes proposals for 20-minute papers on topics related to the main conference theme and any other aspect of Early Modern culture. Please notice that English is the official language of the conference.

20-minute papers are welcome on the following topics

  • Mapping selves and identities: cities, topographies, and geographies
  • Shaping identities. Science and enquiry / sport and the body
  • Religious and reformed identities
  • The construction of national identities
  • New World selfhood and otherness
  • Racialist designs of identity
  • Editing identities: book history and textual culture
  • Translation and intercultural exchange
  • Performing identities
  • Premodern gender: tales of sexuality and feeling  
  • Any other topic on early modern literature, language and culture

Please include the following information with your proposal:

  • the full title of your paper;
  • a 200-word abstract of your paper;
  • your name, postal address and e-mail address;
  • your institutional affiliation and position;
  • any AV requirements you may have;  
  • your SEDERI membership status (i.e. present member, membership to be renewed, nonmember, membership application submitted/to be submitted*)

Participants may also want to propose their own thematic panels, to include papers delivered by 3 or 4 participants. Panel convenors should submit their proposal in broad observance of the criteria itemised before for individual proposals.

Please submit your proposal by e-mail before 24 January 2014 to sederi25@uniovi.es.

Please send your submission in plain text in the body of your e-mail and as an attachment (.doc, .docx, RTF).

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