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CFP: Spuren der Oralität in mittelalterlicher Schriftlichkeit – Traces of Orality in Medieval Writings

Many medieval writings show how fluid the transition from orality to writing is. This workshop is dedicated to the processes of writing down what was said in the Middle Ages and – beyond that – in pre-modern times. Although the focus is on the Middle Ages, contributions on other eras are welcome! The workshop is […]

CfP: Materiality as a challenge. The late medieval codex and the basic historical sciences, Heidelberg, 16-17 February 2017

Our associated scholar Charlotte Kempf has asked us to circulate this call for papers. Two research projects of the DFG collaborative research center 933 Material Text Cultures. Materiality and Presence of Writing in Non-Typographic Societies, projects A06 (The Paper Revolution in Late Mediaeval Europe. Comparative Investigations into Changing Technologies and Culture in ‘Social Space’) and […]

Call for Papers for Workshop “Junges Forum für Sammlungs- und Objektforschung”, Berlin, 29 September-1 October 2016

The “Junges Forum für Sammlungs- und Objektforschung” (roughly: “Young Forum for Collection and Material Object Research”) invites PhD candidates of any discipline to submit papers for a workshop to be held in Berlin from  29 September to 1 October 2016. The organizer is the “Koordinierungsstelle für wissenschaftliche Universitätssammlungen in Deutschland”, in cooperation with the “Gesellschaft […]

CfP: “After the War, A New Beginning? A Comparative Examination of Reading Primers Published and Used in 1945 in Europe”, Workshop, Braunschweig, 13-14 November 2015

Reading primers are among the educational media that are of particular significance in times of emphatic political change. 70 years after the end of World War II the development, design, content and use of reading primers in European countries in 1945 will be addressed, from a comparative perspective, in a workshop scheduled for November 13-14, […]