The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 13.1598 Monday, 1 July 2002
Date: Monday, 1 Jul 2002 11:18:03 +0100
Subject: Call for Papers
1603: The Historical and Cultural Consequences of the Accession of James
Call for Papers
The Centre for Renaissance Studies at the University of Hull will host
an international interdisciplinary conference to mark the 400th
anniversary of James VI's accession to the English throne as James I.
The conference aims to assess the impact of the change of dynasty on
England, as well as the impact of the Union of Crowns on Scotland. The
conference will take place at the University of Hull, 27-28 June 2003.
Scholars working in the fields of history, literature, drama, art
history, music history, theology, law, or any relevant subject are
invited to submit suggestions for papers that they would like to offer.
Papers will be about 30 minutes in length. Offers of papers should be
submitted with titles and a brief abstract (200-300 words) by 30
September 2002. It is intended that a selection of the papers will
appear in a special number of the Centre's electronic journal,
Renaissance Forum, to appear in the Autumn of 2003. Please indicate in
offers of papers whether or not you are willing to have your paper
considered for publication in this way. Offers may be sent in hard copy
or electronically, either as an attachment in PC versions of MS Word or
in the body of an email.
Please send all offers of papers or any other inquiries to one of the
Mr Rowlie Wymer,
Department of Humanities (English),
University of Hull,
Phone +44 (0)1482 465704
Professor Glenn Burgess,
Department of History,
University of Hull,
Phone: +44 (0)1482 465633
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