New Chaucer Society 2018 Call for Papers

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The New Chaucer Society’s 2018 Congress will be in Toronto, Canada, 10-15 July 2018.

The Call for Papers for NCS 2018 is now available, and it includes an entire thread–Chaucer Abroad–that offers several sessions with particular interest to Global Chaucers aficionados.

  1. Border Crossings: Chaucer’s Italy
  2. Chaucer Abroad: Who Owns Chaucer Now?
  3. Chaucer and Muslim Readers
  4. Chaucer on Islam and the East
  5. Marginal Chaucer: Chaucer Studies in Non-English Academia
  6. Metrolingualism
  7. Reassessing Boundaries: Chaucer and Medieval European Literature
  8. The Woman Question: Chaucer and his European Context

You will find descriptions of these panels–as well as 73 other sessions–at the NCS website.  Proposals (in the form of a 250-word abstract submitted here) are due 24 April 2017.