Thursday, May 19, 2016

SELIM 28 - University of Vigo, 15-17 September 2016

We are pleased to announce a new extended deadline for the call for  
papers for SELIM 28 2016. The new deadline for submission is the 20th  
JUNE 2016.

Please find all details about the call below:


The Spanish Society for Mediaeval English Language and Literature, and  
the local organising committee invite members of the Society and all  
other scholars interested in the field to participate in the 28th  
International SELIM Conference, which will be hosted by the Department  
of English, French and German of the University of Vigo from September  
15th to 17th 2016.

The organisers welcome papers dealing with any aspect of mediaeval  
English language and literature and particularly encourage the  
submission of papers that offer new readings or perspectives on  
mediaeval English texts, as well as new approaches and analytical  

The following keynote speakers have already confirmed their  
participation in the conference:

Richard North (University College London)
Stuart D. Lee (University of Oxford)
Ans Van Kemenade (Radboud Universiteit, Nijmegen)
Belén Méndez Naya (University of Santiago de Compostela)

Scholars interested in offering 20-minute papers (followed by a  
10-minute discussion) must send a 250 word abstract in electronic  
format (please use this MSWord template) via e-mail to before June 20th 2016. Abstracts should include  
name(s), institutional affiliation(s) of the author(s), as well as  
e-mail address and the technical support required for the  
presentation. Acceptance of proposals will be confirmed as soon as the  
proposal has been peer-reviewed.

A selection of contributions will be edited by the organisers and  
submitted to a major international press.

For further information please contact the organising committee at We are looking forward to seeing you in Vigo next  
-- Dr. Jorge Luis Bueno Alonso Senior Lecturer Department of English, French and German University of Vigo Lagoas-Marcosende Campus Praza das Cantigas, s/n E36310 VIGO (Spain) Phone: +34986813958 Fax: +34986812380 Website:

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