>Subject: CFP: Knowledge/Power in the Middle Ages and Early Modern
>Period (South Africa) (3/15/06; 9/6/06-9/9/06)
>From: "vhouliston" <[log in to unmask]>
>CFP: Knowledge/Power in the Middle Ages and Early Modern Period (South
>Africa)(3/15/06; 9/6/06 -- 9/9/06)
>18th Biennial Conference of the Southern Africa Society of Medieval and
>Renaissance Studies, 6-9 September 2006. Venue: Mont Fleur, Stellenbosch.
>Keynote speaker: Jerry Brotton, Department of English, Queen Mary College,
>University of London, author of The Renaissance Bazaar: From the Silk Road
>to Michelangelo (OUP, 2004), etc.
>Theme: "Knowledge/Power". In an effort to facilitate a wide-ranging,
>interdisciplinary conversation, we encourage scholars working in any
>discipline to submit abstracts addressing this theme: especially, the
>relationship between knowledge production and its material, discursive and
>political contexts. In particular, we hope that participants will address
>the complex and unstable processes whereby knowledge transmits and (re)
>produces power, but also undermines and subverts it.
>Publication: Southern African Journal of Medieval and Renaissance Studies.
>Proposals (250-300 words) for 20-minute papers: Victor Houliston,
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