Call for papers

After Arundel: Religious Writing in Fifteenth-Century England

An international conference organised by the Faculty of English, University of Oxford, in association with the Bodleian Library, marking the 600th anniversary of the publication of Arundel’s Constitutions.

16th – 18th April 2009, University of Oxford

* Mapping Chronologies (chaired by James Simpson)

* The Dynamics of Orthodox Reform
* Humanism and Intellectual History
* Literary Self-Consciousness and Literary History
* Discerning the Discourse: Language and Spirituality
* Heresy and its Textual Afterlife

Plenary speakers to include: Jeremy Catto, Anne Hudson, David Lawton, Miri Rubin and Sarah Beckwith

Conference respondent: Nicholas Watson

Please send 500 word abstracts by 31st May 2008 to

Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford OX2 6QA

Conference committee: Vincent Gillespie, Helen Barr, Santha Bhattacharji, Mishtooni Bose, Kantik Ghosh, Annie Sutherland, John Watts