CALL FOR PAPERS (SEMA) The Annual Meeting of the Southeastern Medieval Association at the University of Southern Mississippi to be held October 18-20, 2012 on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Session title: Re-Membering the Monstrous Sponsor: MEARCSTAPA Organizer: Larissa Tracy, Longwood University Disarticulated bodies and separated members populate the Middle Ages in a variety of forms. From the cherished body parts of saints, to the reviled limbs of criminals and monstrous creatures, dismembered and reassembled bodies have a profound cultural significance throughout medieval Europe. We welcome abstracts of 250 words on any form of dismemberment, physical dislocation or separated members in medieval literature, art, language, law, history, or archaeology. DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS: June 1, 2012 Please email abstracts of no more than 250 words, with a brief biographical note to Larissa Tracy: firstname.lastname@example.org.