2015 Conference – Call for Papers

NITN call for papers

The call for papers for this year’s Norse in the North Conference is now being sent out. For anyone interested in submitting an abstract for consideration, here are the details for submission:

NORSE IN THE NORTH CONFERENCE – POWER AND POLITICS
Fourth Annual Conference
Durham University, 13 June 2015

Keynote address: Professor Judith Jesch (University of Nottingham)

CALL FOR PAPERS
The Norse in the North project invites proposals from postgraduate students for its annual conference, to be held at Durham University, along the themes of Power and Politics in Old Norse literature and mythology. Possible topics include (but are by no means limited to): empowerment and marginalisation; political thought; negotiations of power; sexual politics; alternative power structures; and (inter-)nationalism.

Please contact norseinthenorth2015@gmail.com with abstracts of 200–300 words for 20-minute papers by 19 January 2015. The conference is an international event and proposals are welcomed from all institutions, from Masters students and doctoral candidates alike.

We look forward to reading your proposals!

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