We invite proposals for papers, sessions, and roundtables on all topics and in all disciplines of medieval and early modern studies. The deadline for proposals submissions is December 15, 2012.
The plenary speakers for this year will be Dr. Peter Brown, of Princeton University, and Dr. Andrew Pettegree, of St. Andrews University.
The Annual Symposium on Medieval and Renaissance Studies provides a convenient summer venue in North America for scholars in all disciplines to present papers, organize sessions, participate in roundtables, and engage in interdisciplinary discussion. The goal of the symposium is to promote serious scholarly investigation of the medieval and early modern worlds.
The Symposium is held on the beautiful midtown campus of Saint Louis University, hosted by the Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies. On-campus housing options include affordable, air-conditioned apartments and a luxurious boutique hotel. Inexpensive dorm meal plans are available.
All sessions take place in state-of-the-art classrooms and auditoriums with complete audiovisual facilities. All sessions, events, meals, and housing are located within easy walking distance of each other. A rich variety of restaurants, bars, and cultural venues are also only a short walk away.
During their stay, participants are welcome to utilize the Vatican Film Library as well as the rare book and manuscript collections of the nearby Pius XII Library. Those interested in using the Vatican Film library, should contact Susan L'Engle (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Barbara Channell (ChannellBJ@slu.edu) by email or phone at 314-977-3090. Participants may also use the library's regular collections, which are especially strong in medieval and early modern studies.
Center for Medieval & Renaissance Studies
Saint Louis University
3800 Lindell Blvd.
St Louis, MO 63108
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