Texas Medieval Association Conference call for papers

The Texas Medieval Association is seeking papers for its conference at the University of Houston October 12-13, 2012. The deadline for paper submissions is September 1, 2012.

Call for Papers

at the University of Houston
October 12-13, 2012

The deadline for paper submissions is September 1st, 2012.
Paper submissions will be accepted either by mail or e-mail to Sally N. Vaughn (please include a one page CV, paper abstract, and requests for any special needs: A/V or other technology)

Department of History
University of Houston
Houston TX 77204-3003

Keynote Speakers:

Dr. Timothy Bolton
    Specialist in Western Manuscripts, Sotheby's, London
    speaking on recently discovered Medieval Manuscripts

Dr. Dolores Jorgensen
    Department of Ecology & Environmental Science,
    Umeå University, Sweden
    "Beating the Oaks: Remarks on an unremarkable technology and its remarkable medieval environmental history"

Submissions of Short Papers (15 minutes) or entire sessions are requested, as well as RoundUp Sessions of Panel Discussions of relevant topics. For RoundUp session proposals, please include 3-5 panel discussants. For all submissions, please include a one-page cv along with your paper abstract.

Registration is available only via the registration form online. Please download the form, fill it out and submit it, and your check made payable to the University of Houston, to Sally N. Vaughn, University of Houston (mailing address is included in the form). Prices for late registration (after Sept. 15) will increase to $100 for faculty and $60 for students.

For further information, contact TEMA president Sally N. Vaughn, University of Houston, snvaughn@sbcglobal.net or consult our website.