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Call for Papers, MAMA 44

44th Mid-America Medieval Association Conference: 

Memory and Materiality 

Saturday, September 19, 2020 
Missouri Western State University 
*Abstracts due June 29, 2020

Plenary Speaker: Dr. Anne D. Hedeman; Judith Harris Murphy Distinguished Professor of Art History, University of Kansas
“History and Visual Memory in the Library of King Charles V of France”

Papers on any aspect of medieval culture, medieval studies, and medievalism will be considered, but presentations that consider and/or (re)evaluate the conference theme “Memory and Materiality” will be particularly welcome.

Potential topics could include (this is NOT an exhaustive list):
    Historiographies    Literature, trauma, and memory    Memory construction    Museums, libraries, and archives    Borders and borderlines    Collective space, place, and memory    Ethics of preservation    Memory, Memoria, and Rhetoric    Remembrances, and shaping identity    Teaching the medieval era: pedagogy    Music, Art, Literature    Pop culture    Food culture

Proposals for either papers (250 word abstracts) 
or sessions (250 word abstracts + list of title and 
presenters) should be sent via email attachment to:
 medieval442020@gmail.com

 
Jim Falls Paper PrizeGraduate students whose papers have been accepted may submit them for the Jim Falls Prize. Click here or select the “Jim Falls Paper Prize” link from the MAMA44 website menu on the left. 


Conference website: https://tinyurl.com/rx8dp23