Please circulate widely! The deadline is March 28, 2013.

This call for papers is for a session at the Sixteenth Century Studies Conference,  October 24-27, 2013 at the Caribe Hilton in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

CORPORA: Textual, Sexual, Non-Human Bodies in the Early Modern Age


Topics including: gender/sexuality, body politic, bodies of text, real/imagined bodies, angelic/monstrous bodies, animal bodies, disability and the body. Papers addressing contemporary theoretical debates warmly welcomed.

This session at the SCSC 2013 is part of a series of panels organized by the Society for German Renaissance and Baroque Literature (SGRABL). Other CORPORA panels will take place at the MLA conference (Chicago 2014) and the Renaissance Society of America conference (New York 2014). Selected papers will be published.

The deadline to submit to the SCSC panel is March 28.

Please send 1-page abstract; 1-page CV to [log in to unmask]


Dr. Bethany Wiggin
Undergraduate Chair
Associate Professor
Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures
University of Pennsylvania
745 Williams Hall
255 South 36th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6305
Tel:  +1.215.806.5025
Fax: +1.215.573.7794


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