Monday, August 29, 2011

Saints and Sinners: Teaching the Blessed and the Blasphemous

CALL FOR PAPERS: "Saints and Sinners: Teaching the Blessed and the

Second MART (Medieval and Renaissance Teaching) Conference
October 27-29, 2011

The Medieval and Renaissance Teaching Conference invites your participation
in its second bi-annual meeting from October 27-29, 2011 in Dandridge, TN.
Come join us in the heart of the Smoky Mountains, in the midst of the
beautiful Fall color season!

Submissions of abstracts are welcome in any discipline involved in the
teaching of the Middle Ages or Renaissance.

In honor of All Saints Day, we are especially interested in papers dealing
with the teaching of Saints and/or sinners! Any proposals on the topic are
welcome, but papers with a pedagogical focus will be given preference.

Papers should be limited to no more than 20 minutes (roughly eight
double-spaced pages).

Anyone interested in reading an original paper or proposing an organized
panel should submit a one-page abstract for consideration. All abstracts
will be submitted electronically. Email your abstract as a MS Word or PDF
attachment to Mary Baldridge ( or Kip Wheeler
( The deadline for submission of abstracts is September 30,

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