Textuality, Technology, and Materiality in the Medieval and Early Modern World
University of Western Australia, Perth.
Call for abstracts
The convenors of the 19th Annual Conference of the Perth Medieval and Renaissance Group, co-sponsored by the UWA Centre for Medieval and Early Modern Studies, welcome abstracts (c.200 words) for 20-minute papers exploring medieval and early modern cultures of technology, textuality, and materiality, c.600 to 1800 CE.
- The social and cultural lives and afterlives of medieval and early modern material objects
- Manuscripts, inscriptions, illustrations, letters, the printing press and other medieval and early modern communication technologies
- The production, transmission, and mediation of medieval and early modern texts
- The application and/or impact of modern technologies to medieval and early modern materials