>Subject: CFP: Medieval Studies: Bedroom Culture and Potions
>(9/15/05; Kalamazoo, 5/4/06-5/7/06)
>From: "Tina Boyer" <[log in to unmask]>
>Call for Papers
>41st International Congress on Medieval Studies
>Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI
>May 4-7, 2006
>The UC Davis Medieval Research Consortium invites abstracts of 20-minute
>papers for the following sponsored sessions:
>Potions and Charms: Artifice and Manipulation - addresses the role of
>magical implements by exploring their manipulation as both a rhetorical
>and a creative force in medieval texts.
>Bedroom Culture: Intimacy, Incest and Redemption - focuses not only on
>the issue of incest but raises the question of the redemptive quality of
>love in medieval Romances.
>Please send 500 word abstracts by email attachment or surface mail by
>September 15, 2006. Include complete contact information and any A.V.
>requirements. We welcome submissions from graduate students as well as
>independent and established scholars.
>Univ. of California, Davis
>Dept. of German
>One Shields Ave.
>Davis CA 95616
>(wk) 530-752-8139; (hm) 916-705-1844
>Email: [log in to unmask]
>For more information on the congress please visit their website at
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