Annual conference for History of Women Religious of Britain & Ireland
The annual conference for History of Women Religious of Britain & Ireland that will take place at the University of Glasgow, 29-30 August 2014.
the event is co-sponsored by the Scottish Religious Cultures Network in the School of Critical Studies.
The conference theme is: Nuns’ Literacies -Medieval to Modern.
There is a current call for papers for any aspect of literacy & women religious of Britain & Ireland including but not limited to:
• Textual cultures
• Book ownership
• Education of women religious
• Visual literacy
• Texts written by or read by women religious
• Latin and vernacular texts
• Communication & exchange of texts
• Record keeping & governance
• Map and plan making
• Female agency & power
• Community libraries
• Acts of reading and writing
• Community texts
• Craft & creation
• Stereotypes of women religious & literacy
You can also find the info here website:
Send abstracts* of no more than 200 words to: email@example.com
*Please include title of the paper, email contact details & affiliation
• Deadline 28 March 2014
If you have any further questions about the conference please feel free to contact the conference organisers at firstname.lastname@example.org
We look forward to seeing you in Glasgow!
The Conference Organisers are:
• Scott Spurlock – Theology and Religious Studies – Scottish Religious Cultures Network
• Kimm Curran – Steering Committee – History of Women Religious of Britain and Ireland