8.0142 CFP: Renaissance Studies (1/40)

Thu, 11 Aug 1994 21:31:20 EDT

Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 8, No. 0142. Thursday, 11 Aug 1994.

Date: Wed, 10 Aug 1994 13:50:17 -0400 (EDT)
From: Helen Ostovich <ostovich@mcmail.cis.mcmaster.ca>
Subject: McMaster Conference (fwd)


"Expanding the Canon: New Dimensions in English Renaissance
Studies", this year's McMaster University English Association
Conference, will be held on November 18, 1994. Scholars are
invited to submit papers which rediscover and explore neglected
areas of English writings, 1560-1625, such as lesser known
dramatic, poetic, and prose works, travel literature, emblem books,
women's writing, masques, and popular culture. Plenary speaker:
Jean Howard (Columbia). Respondent: Paul Stevens (Queens).

Send completed 10-page/20-minute papers by OCTOBER 3, 1994, to

Dr Helen Ostovich or Dr Mary Silcox,
Dept of English,
McMaster University,
Hamilton, Ontario,
Canada L8S 4L9

e-mail inquiries: ostovich@mcmaster.ca

Registration packages will be sent out in September. If you wish to
register for the conference, and have not received a previous mailing of
the call for papers, please contact Mary Silcox by snail-mail, or phone,
905-525-9140, ext. 27314, or send an e-mail request to

The full programme for the conference will be available after October 15.
If you wish to receive a posting by e-mail, send a brief request in