From: Javier Martín Arista <javier.martinunirioja.es>
Subject: 22nd International SELIM Conference
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Full Title: 22nd International SELIM Conference
Date: 30-Sep-2010 - 02-Oct-2010
Location: Logroño (La Rioja), Spain
Contact Person: Javier Martín Arista
Meeting Email: selim10unirioja.es
Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics; Ling & Literature
Subject Language(s): English (eng)
Call Deadline: 25-Jul-2010
The conference will verse upon aspects of medieval English language and
literature, encouraging new readings and perspectives on mediaeval English texts
as well as new approaches and analytical techniques.
Call for Papers
SELIM, Spanish Society for Medieval English Language and Literature, and the
local organizing committee invite members of the Society and all other scholars
interested in the field to participate in the 22nd International SELIM
Conference, which will be hosted by the Department of Modern Languages of the
University of La Rioja from September 30th to October 2nd 2010.
The organizers welcome papers dealing with any aspect of medieval English
language and literature and particularly encourage the submission of papers that
offer new readings or perspectives on medieval English texts, as well as new
approaches and analytical techniques.
Scholars interested in offering 20-minute papers (followed by a 10-minute
discussion)must send a 200-250 word abstract in electronic format (MSWord or
RTF) via e-mail to selim10unirioja.es before July 25th 2010. Abstracts should
include name(s), institutional affiliation(s) of the author(s), as well as
e-mail address and the technical support required for the presentation.
Acceptance of proposals will be confirmed as soon as the proposal has been
A selection of contributions will be edited by the organizers and submitted to a
major international press. Those delegates who wish to contribute to the
collective volume must submit an enlarged version of their paper (5,000-8,000
words) by October 30th 2010.
For further information please contact the organizing committee.
Department of Modern Languages
University of La Rioja
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