Congress 2018 Call for Papers / Congrès 2018, Appel à communications

18 Dec 2017 10:31 AM | Kristin Bourassa

Canadian Society of Medievalists Annual Meeting, Congress 2018 – Call for Papers

Rencontre annuelle de la Société Canadienne des Médiévistes, Congrès 2018 – Appel à communications

28-30 May/Mai 2018

Regina, Saskatchewan

The special theme for this year’s Congress is “Gathering diversities/Diversités convergentes,” but papers for the CSM Annual Meeting can address any topic on medieval studies. Proposals for complete sessions are also invited.  Presentations may be made in either English or French. Bilingual sessions are particularly welcome.

Proposals should include a one-page abstract and a one-page curriculum vitae. Papers should be no more than 20 minutes' reading time. Proposals for complete sessions should include this information in addition to a title and a brief explanation of the session and its format.

Keynote speakers this year include Thomas Dubois (in cooperation with the Association for the Advancement of Scandinavian Studies in Canada), who will speak on “Sacrality and the Landscape in the Nordic Middle Ages” and David Watt (past president of the CSM), who will ask “What do we study when we study medieval manuscripts in Canada?"

Le thème du Congrès de cette année est: “Gathering diversities/Diversités convergentes.”  Les communications à ce congrès annuel de la SCM peuvent toutefois traiter de tout sujet relatif aux études médiévales.  L'invitation est également lancée pour des propositions de sessions entières. Les communications peuvent être données en anglais ou en français.  Les sessions bilingues sont particulièrement bienvenues. Les propositions devraient inclure un résumé et un curriculum vitae d'une page chacun. La durée de lecture maximale des communications devrait être de 20 minutes.

Les orateurs pléniers sont Thomas Dubois, de l’Association pour l’avancement des études scandinaves au Canada, “Sacrality and the Landscape in the Nordic Middle Ages,” et David Watt (Président sortant du SCM), “What do we study when we study medieval manuscripts in Canada?"

Please submit proposals by January 31, 2018 by email to David Watt, either by regular email ( or via our website’s email system ( You must be a member of the CSM to give a paper.

Prière de soumettre de soumettre vos propositions au plus tard le 31 janvier 2018 par courriel à ou par le courriel de notre site,

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