2017 Blackfriars Conference Call for Papers

12/02/2016

The American Shakespeare Center Education Department is accepting paper submissions for consideration for the 2017 Blackfriars Conference. ​

ASC Education and Research extends this call for papers on matters to do with the performance of early modern drama (historical, architectural, political, dramatical, sartorial, medical, linguistical, comical, pastoral) to all interested parties for our biennial conference to be held at the Blackfriars Playhouse in Staunton, Virginia, 24 October – 29 October 2017.

​As in past years, participants may submit an abstract for consideration in one of 11 plenary sessions, each of which features only 6-7 papers. The deadline to submit an abstract for consideration in the plenary and staging sessions is 10 April 2017(notification and announcement by 4 May). Registration for participation in colloquies and workshops will end 1 June.

Visit the Blackfriars Conference Website for more information. 

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