Engaging the Audience: From Antiquity to the Renaissance
This conference welcomes proposals for 20-minute papers on issues involved in
the social activity of engaging the audience in classical antiquity, the Middle Ages,
and the Renaissance. All disciplines in the humanities are welcome.
Suggested topics include (but are not limited to):
Public speaking: oration/sermon/disputation/lecture
Hospitality and entertainment
Festivals, ceremonies, games
Architecture, performer, and audience
Collecting and displaying: cabinets of curiosities/museums/libraries
Rhetoric and culture
Social etiquette and impression management
Artist and patron
Adaptation and remakes
TACMRS warmly invites papers and sponsored panels (of 3 to 4 speakers), in
either English or Chinese. Please submit proposals (250 words in English, or 500
words in Chinese) along with a brief CV to email@example.com by 10
There is no registration fee for the conference. Presenters residing in Taiwan
should be members of TACMRS. The membership application form can be
downloaded from the TACMRS website or can be obtained via email upon request.
For more information, please see the attached.
Hui-chuan Wang, Department of English, Tamkang University