Monday, August 23, 2010

CFP: Late Antiquity, Kalamazoo Medieval Congress 2011

Source: Ralph W. Mathisen, on the Late Antiquity Discussion Forum. 
See the International Congress on Medieval Studies website

The Society for Late Antiquity will be sponsoring three sessions at the International Medieval Studies Congress, May 12-15, 2011, at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, Mich. As in the past, topics are open. One-page abstracts for 15-minute papers are invited relating to the history, literature, religion, art, archaeology, culture, and society of Late Antiquity (that is, the European, North African, and Western Asian world ca. 250-750). Attention should be given to how the paper relates to Late Antiquity as a discrete period with its own individua characteristics. Abstracts may be forwarded to Ralph Mathisen at and 

Deadline for receipt of abstracts is September 15, 2010. Please note that with the exception of a few awards (information available from conference organizers at there is no travel funding available for participants, and that the submission of an abstract carries with it a commitment to attend the conference should the abstract be accepted. 

Ralph W. Mathisen, Professor, History, Classics, and Medieval Studies 
Department of History, Univ. of Illinois, Urbana, IL 61801 USA.