Category Calls for Papers/Abstracts/Submissions

CfP: Reading Miscellanies / Micellaneous Reading, 29-31 August 2019, Cologne

The DFG Research Group 2288 “Journalliteratur” has shared their latest call for papers with us. The conference will deal with reading in the 19th century. More information can be found here. Advertisements

Call for Papers: Printmaking in the residential town of Sulzbach in its historical context

Posted to the blog as per Prof. Dr. Ernst Rohmer’s (Regensburg) request. Please address inquiries directly to Prof. Rohmer (email address below). Call for Papers: Printmaking in the residential town of Sulzbach in its historical context The history of printing and bookselling in the 17th century is a first-rate research desideratum. While the Reformation as […]

Call for applications: 2018 DGPh History of Photography Research Award

  Since 1978, the History and Archives section of the German Photographic Society (Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Photographie, DGPh) recognises scientific research in the history and theory of photography. The DGPh History of Photography Research Award 2016 will be open for all elements of research into photography’s many aspects. Besides aspects of traditional history and theory […]

CfP: ‘Faithful to our task’: 175 Years of Macmillan Publishing, 22 Oct 2018, London

This CfP was sent to us by our associated scholar Melanie Ramdarshan Bold. Proposals are sought for a one-day conference of papers related to Macmillan Publishing, organised by Bloomsbury CHAPTER (a cooperative venture between the Institute of English Studies at University of London and the Centre for Publishing at UCL) in partnership with Palgrave Macmillan […]

CfP: Interrupted Readings – Follow-On Readings, Bochum, 17-19 September 2018

The international conference “Lektüreabbruch – Anschlußlektüren: Journale lesen” (“Interrupted Reading – Follow-on Readings: Reading Journals”) will take place from 17-19 September 2018 at the Ruhr-Universität Bochum. It will be organized by DFG Research Unit 2288, Journal Literature, in the framework of the programme priority “Coherence/interruption”. The aim of the conference is to examine journals of […]

CfP: Conf Print and Power, 21-23 June 2018, St Andrews

The St Andrews Book Conference: Print and Power 21-23 June 2018 Call for Papers In the early modern period print could make or break power. While scholars have focussed mainly on efforts by authorities to restrict the circulation of printed texts, civic and ecclesiastical authorities recognised the potential as well as the dangers of this […]

CfP: Periodicals In-Between, Paris, 27-29 June 2018

posted on behalf of Evanghelia Stead Periodicals in the Ecology of Print and Visual Cultures 7th International Conference of the European Society for Periodical Research (http://www.espr–it.eu/) 27–29 June 2018 in Paris The 7th annual conference of the European Society for Periodical Research will explore how periodicals from the eighteenth to the twenty-first century function as […]