The Biannual International Margaret Cavendish Conference

Country: Norway

City: Trondheim

Abstr. due: 01.12.2018

Dates: 06.06.19 — 09.06.19

Organizing comittee e-mail:

Organizers: The International Margaret Cavendish Society


The society welcomes proposals for 20-minute papers on topics related directly or indirectly to the theme, or on any aspects of Cavendish, her work, her family (including William Cavendish, Jane Cavendish, and Elizabeth Cavendish) and her contemporaries, influences, and responses to her work. In particular, we invite panel proposals on the work of Anne Conway and other early modern women scientists and philosophers. Papers may explore, but are not limited to, the following disciplines:  

- art history

- social history

- book history

- digital humanities

- the history of science

- political theory

- literature

- ecocriticism

- gender studies

- philosophy

- translation studies

- pedagogical approaches

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