Call for Paper: Society for the Study of Early Modern Women (New York, 13-16 Feb 2019)

Call for Paper: Society for the Study of Early Modern Women (New York, 13-16 Feb 2019) CAA Conference, New York, February 13 – 16, 2019 Deadline: Apr 18, 2018 Society for the Study of Early Modern Women Call for Panel Proposal College Art Association New York, 13-16 February 2019 The Society for the Study of Early Modern Women (http://ssemw.org/) willContinue reading “Call for Paper: Society for the Study of Early Modern Women (New York, 13-16 Feb 2019)”

Call for Contributions: Set Me as a Seal upon Thy Heart: Constructions of Female Sanctity in the Middle Ages (edited volume)

Holy women were represented on a variety of media, starting with manuscript illuminations, ending with frescoes, or textually-constructed and re-constructed in order to fit religious and/or political purposes, according to time and space(s). They imprinted their imagery on the social-cultural milieu of the Middle Ages as brides of Christ, virgin martyrs, or penitents, suggesting thatContinue reading “Call for Contributions: Set Me as a Seal upon Thy Heart: Constructions of Female Sanctity in the Middle Ages (edited volume)”

Call for Papers: Moving Women, Moving Objects 300-1500 (Kalamazoo 2015)

Call for Papers: Moving Women, Moving Objects 300-1500  ICMA-sponsored session at the International Congress on Medieval Studies Kalamazoo, Michigan, 14-17 May 2015 Deadline: 15 September 2014 As we examine medieval works of art like manuscripts, reliquaries, and jewels, today anchored and spotlighted in their museum vitrines, it is easy to imagine these sumptuous objects atContinue reading “Call for Papers: Moving Women, Moving Objects 300-1500 (Kalamazoo 2015)”

New Publication: Special Issue of Journal of Medieval Iberian Studies on ‘Women’s Creativity’

  New Publication: Special Issue of Journal of Medieval Iberian Studies (vol. 6, no.  1, 2014) Julie A. Harris (ed) Women’s Creativity and the Three Faiths of Iberia / Reassessing the Roles of Women as ‘Makers’ of Medieval Art and Architecture     Julie A. Harris Finding a place for women’s creativity in medieval Iberia andContinue reading “New Publication: Special Issue of Journal of Medieval Iberian Studies on ‘Women’s Creativity’”