2019-2020 Theme: “Queer Crossings, Unruly Locales, 1500-1800”

The Early Modern Center at the University of California, Santa Barbara invites proposals for our annual conference, “Queer Crossings, Unruly Locales, 1500-1800,” to be held on February 28 and 29, 2020. We are happy to announce our two keynote speakers: Melissa E. Sanchez (University of Pennsylvania) and Rajani Sudan (Southern Methodist University).

We invite abstracts of 150 to 200 words and a one-page CV to be sent
to emcfellow@gmail.com by December 5th, 2019 (extended deadline). We envision and invite both twenty-minute panel presentations and ten-minute roundtable presentations; we will also consider complete panel or roundtable proposals. If you have further questions, please feel free to contact the conference organizer, Giorgina Paiella, at emcfellow@gmail.com.

View our conference poster and full CFP (also available for download) below. Feel free to circulate the CFP to those who may be interested. Our CFP is also available here on the Penn CFP site.