CALL. 30.11.2016: CACW 2017: ‘Texts, Lives, and Gods’, Calgary (Alberta, Canada)
The Classical Association of the Canadian West invites proposals for papers for its 2017 conference, to be held at the University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada on March 17-18, 2017. The theme of the conference is ‘Texts, Lives, and Gods’. The confirmed keynote speaker is Professor Mark Munn (Penn State).
FECHA LÍMITE/DEADLINE/SCADENZA: 30/11/2016
FECHA CONGRESO/CONGRESS DATE/DATA CONGRESSO: 17-18/03/2017
ORGANIZADOR/ORGANIZER/ORGANIZZATORE: Jessica Romney ; Lindsey Driediger Murphy ; Reyes Bertolin Cebrian
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We welcome papers on any topic within Classics, including: • personal expressions of religion: votive inscriptions, private dedications, divination • sacred texts • biographies and hagiographies • boundaries, fringes, and definitions of private/public, religion, magic, the self • emotions • mythology • relationships between humans and the divine: rebellion, punishment, atheism, faith • specific sources for ancient lives, experiences, and/or religions Papers from students and scholars in any country will be considered. Papers are also invited from upper-level undergraduate students for 1-2 undergraduate panels on 17 March. Abstracts for 20-minute papers should be submitted to Jessica Romney and Lindsay Driediger-Murphy at firstname.lastname@example.org by 30 November 2016. Abstracts should include the following information: 1) Name, affiliation, and email address 2) Current level of study (if student)/current position (if post-doctorate) 3) Title of proposed paper 4) 300-word abstract 5) Audio-visual requirements (if any) 6) Any accommodations required for accessibility/religious observance Decisions will be communicated by 15 December 2016.