What’s Happening


Current and upcoming events (lectures, seminars, workshops, reading groups, public exchanges, etc.) organized or sponsored by the Early Modern Conversions project; deadlines for calls for participation.

 

 

1 June 2017
CFP deadline
CFP: Conversions Team Meeting
Montreal, 23 – 26 August 2017 

The Early Modern Conversions project is very pleased to announce our fourth team meeting, which will take place in Montreal from August 23 to 26, 2017. We are now accepting submissions for a ‘keywords’ session and works-in-progress presentation. 
click here for CFP

7 June 2017
London, England
Converting Sounds
A workshop performance presented by the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, the Early Modern Conversions Project, and Opera McGill (Schulich School of Music, McGill University).
click here for more information

15 June 2017
Stratford, Ontario
Art in Illyria Forum Workshop at the Stratford Normal School 
click here for more information and here to purchase tickets via the Stratford Festival website

22 – 25 June 2017
Montreal, Quebec
15th Annual Montreal Baroque Festival
It’s Montreal Baroque’s 15th anniversary! Come celebrate with us. Early Modern Conversions is pleased to host two events at this year’s festival:

Music, Travel, and the Renaissance Ear (23 June, 5 p.m.) & Circus of Conversion Roundtable (24 June, 12:30 p.m.).
click here for more information

31 July – 23 August 2017
Montreal, Quebec
Summer seminar: “Theatre, Masque, and Opera in England and Italy, 1580 to 1650: Performance Practices and Cognitive Ecologies” (teachers: Julie Cumming and Lyn Tribble)
IPLAI, McGill University

click here for more information 

 

24 – 26 August 2017
Montreal, Quebec
Team meeting
IPLAI, McGill University

more information to come

 

14 – 16 September 2017
Chicago, Illinois
Politics of Conversion Conference at
The Newberry Library, Chicago

click here for CFP

 

20 – 21 October 2017
Durham, North Carolina
“Tragedy, Recognition, Conversion” Workshop
Duke University & Franklin Humanities Institute

click here for more information

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20 – 21 April 2018
Montreal, Quebec
Conversion and Modernity
McGill University
more information to come

 

30 July – 22 August 2018
Montreal, Quebec
Summer seminar (teachers: Torrance Kirby and Douglas Hedley)
IPLAI, McGill University
more information to come

 

23 – 25 August 2018
Montreal, Quebec
Team meeting
IPLAI, McGill University
more information to come

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