Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Eighth Annual Symposium on Medieval and Renaissance Studies
June 15-17, 2020
Saint Louis University
Saint Louis, Missouri

The Eighth Annual Symposium on Medieval and Renaissance
Studies<https://www.smrs-slu.org/> (June 15-17, 2020) is a convenient
summer venue in North America for scholars to present papers, organize
sessions, participate in roundtables, and engage in interdisciplinary
discussion. The goal of the Symposium is to promote serious scholarly
investigation into all topics and in all disciplines of medieval and
early modern studies.

The plenary speakers for this year will be David Abulafia, of
Cambridge University, and Barbara Rosenwein, of Loyola University,

The Symposium is held annually on the beautiful midtown campus of
Saint Louis University. On campus housing options include affordable,
air-conditioned apartments as well as a luxurious boutique hotel.
Inexpensive meal plans are also available, although there is a wealth
of restaurants, bars, and cultural venues within easy walking distance
of campus.

While attending the Symposium, participants are free to use the
Vatican Film Library, the Rare Book and Manuscripts Collection, and
the general collection at Saint Louis University's Pius XII Memorial

The Eighth Annual Symposium on Medieval and Renaissance
Studies<https://www.smrs-slu.org/> invites proposals for papers,
complete sessions, and roundtables. Any topics regarding the scholarly
investigation of the medieval and early modern world are welcome.
Papers are normally twenty minutes each and sessions are scheduled for
ninety minutes. Scholarly organizations are especially encouraged to
sponsor proposals for complete sessions.

The deadline for all submissions is December 31, 2019. Decisions will
be made in January and the final program will be published in

For more information or to submit your proposal online go to:

Thomas P. Morin
Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies
Saint Louis University

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