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29 juin 2020, Saint-Joseph : 44th Mid-America Medieval Association Conference, Memory and Materiality

Saturday, September 19, 2020
Missouri Western State University

Plenary Speaker: Dr. Anne D. Hedeman, Judith Harris Murphy Distinguished Professor of Art History, University of Kansas

"History and Visual Memory in the Library of King Charles V of France"

Papers on any aspect of medieval culture, medieval studies, and medievalism will be considered, but presentations that consider and/or (re)evaluate the conference theme "Memory and Materiality" will be particularly welcome.

Potential topics could include (this is NOT an exhaustive list):
- Historiographies
- Literature, trauma, and memory
- Memory construction
- Museums, libraries, and archives
- Borders and borderlines
- Collective space, place, and memory
- Ethics of preservation
- Memory, Memoria, and Rhetoric
- Remembrances, and shaping identity
- Teaching the medieval era: pedagogy
- Music, Art, Literature
- Pop culture
- Food culture

Proposals for either papers (250 word abstracts)
or sessions (250 word abstracts + list of title and
presenters) should be sent via email attachment to:
medieval442020 chez gmail.com