|Mon 1 September 2014||
Biennial London Chaucer Conference: Science, Magic and Technology
Papers are sought on all aspects of ‘Science, Magic and Technology’ in late medieval literature and culture and particularly within Chaucer studies. Approaches might include: The presentation of scientific ideas in myth and poetry Observation and naturalism in li...
|Wed 1 October 2014||
International Symposium "Time and Place in T. S. Eliot and His Contemporaries." Promoted by Romualdo Del Bianco Foundation
Time and place have huge symbolic significance in Eliot’s work and that of his contemporaries. Space and time exist as symbolical, religious, philosophical, historical, political and personal ‘nodes’ in Eliot’s writings. This conference wants to explore...
|Sat 15 November 2014||
The Power of the Word International Conference IV - Thresholds of Wonder: Poetry, Philosophy and Theology in Conversation
Proposals from established scholars and research students in the fields of literary studies, theology and philosophy are welcome. If you wish to give a paper (20 minutes), please send a title and abstract of no more than 250 words, together with a brief curriculum vitae to Fra...
|Sun 30 November 2014||
Aestheticism and Decadence in the Age of Modernism: 1895 to 1945
This interdisciplinary conference intends to open discussions about the meaning and significance of Aestheticism and Decadence as these movements evolved between 1895 and the mid-twentieth century. Aestheticism and Decadence were not vanquished with Wilde's imprisonment but, r...