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15398Call for Papers and Posters, Notice of Symposium

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  • societystudyegyptianantiquities
    May 27, 2014

      THE SOCIETY FOR THE STUDY OF EGYPTIAN ANTIQUITIES/

      LA SOCIÉTÉ POUR L'ÉTUDE DE L'ÉGYPTE ANCIENNE

       2014 SCHOLARS’ COLLOQUIUM

      CALL FOR PAPERS

       

      The Society for the Study of Egyptian Antiquities/Société pour l’Étude de l’Égypte Ancienne invites all doctoral level graduate students and senior scholars to submit proposals for papers to be given at this year’s Scholars’ Colloquium. The first deadline for submission is AUGUST 31st , 2014.  Those who need early acceptance to apply for travel grants are urged to apply before this deadline, and to indicate the reason for needing early notification in their covering email.

      Proposals for Scholars’ Colloquium papers will be accepted from graduate students and senior scholars in the fields of Egyptology, Anthropology, Classics, Fine Arts, Archaeology, Nubian Studies and related fields on ANY topic connected with predynastic, pharaonic, Hellenistic, Roman or Coptic Egypt, but must represent an original contribution to the field.  Presentations may be given in either English or French.  Papers may not exceed 20 minutes in length.

      Since a limited number of proposals will be accepted, papers will be vetted by committee. Interested scholars should send a title and brief abstract of their proposed paper to the Scholars’ Colloquium Coordinators at scholarscolloquium@... or scholarscoll@.... Please note that only proposals submitted in electronic format [i.e. via email] will be considered.  Abstracts must not exceed 350 words in length.  Acceptances of papers will be issued in September.

      As noted elsewhere in this Newsletter, the SSEA/SÉÉA is also holding its 40th Annual Symposium that weekend.  Papers accepted for the Scholars' Colloquium are not limited to the topic of the symposium, and no preference will be given to proposals based on topic.  Please also note that the SSEA is soliciting proposals for the Scholars’ Colloquium only. 

       

      STEVEN LARKMAN MEMORIAL TRAVEL GRANT         

      Once again this year a special travel award has been set up in memory of Steven J. Larkman, former President of Calgary Chapter, by his friends and colleagues.  This award will be available to aid scholars wishing to travel to Toronto to present at the 2014 SSEA Scholars’ Colloquium.  This award will be given to aid scholars who would not otherwise have funding to travel to the event, and will be given as partial reimbursement of travel costs upon presentation of original receipts.  Scholars wishing to apply for this award must be members of the SSEA/SÉÉA and must have submitted an extended abstract of their presentations for consideration in advance of the date of the Colloquium.   If you would like more information about this award, or if you would like to make a donation, please email info@...

       

      CALL FOR POSTERS

      SSEA/SÉÉA ANNUAL MEETING

      November 14-16, 2014

       

       The Society for the Study of Egyptian Antiquities/Société pour l’Étude de l’Égypte Ancienne is now inviting proposals for poster contributions for its Annual Meeting, to be held November 14-16th, 2014 on the campus of the University of Toronto,  Toronto, Canada. 

      Proposals for Poster Session  will be accepted from organizations, projects, expeditions, graduate students and senior scholars in the fields of Egyptology, Anthropology, Classics, Fine Arts/Art History, Archaeology, Nubian Studies, ancient Coptic Studies and related fields on must represent an original contribution to the field.   Posters may address any aspect of  ANY topic connected with predynastic, pharaonic, Hellenistic, Roman or Coptic Egypt.     However, poster presentation is best suited to material with a strong visual impact , rather than a great reliance on text. Posters may be in either English or French.  (Ideally, posters will be available in biligual [i.e. French and English] versions.)

      Poster abstracts will be published in the conference abstracts booklet.   Authors of posters will have the option of uploading a pdf of their poster to the SSEA/SÉÉA website.  Please note that the production and delivery of posters to the conference is the responsiblity of presenters .   If they wish the SSEA/SÉÉA to deal with printing and mounting the posters on their behalf, they must cover the costs.

      There will also be a limited number of poster positions available for notices of scholarly projects or organizations in Egyptology, Nubian Studies, Coptic Studies, Near Eastern Studies or Ancient Mediterranean Studies. 

      Since a limited number of proposals will be accepted, posters will be vetted by a committee. Interested scholars should send a title and brief abstract of their proposed poster to the Scholars’ Colloquium Coordinators at scholarscolloquium@... or scholarscoll@.... Please note that only proposals submitted in electronic format [i.e. via email] will be considered.  Proposals must not exceed 350 words in length.  Acceptances of papers will be issued beginning in mid-October.

      The final deadline for receipt of proposals for posters is  September 15, 2014. 


      The Society for the Study of Egyptian Antiquities/Société pour l’Étude de l’Égypte Ancienne is also holding its Scholars’ Colloquium and 40th Annual Symposium on the same weekend in NOVEMBER, 2014.  Papers accepted for the Scholars' Colloquium and the poster sessions are not limited to the topic of the symposium, and no preference will be given to proposals based on topic.  Please also note that the SSEA/SÉÉA is soliciting proposals for the Scholars’ Colloquium and poster sessions only.

       

      AGES OF CHAOS?

      Demystifying Ancient Egypt’s Intermediate Periods

      Our 40th Annual Symposium

       

      This fall, the SSEA/SÉÉA will hold our Annual Symposium on the topic of  “The First, Second and Third Intermediate Periods”.   This year’s symposium, held in conjuction with our Annual General Meeting and Scholars’ Colloquium has been scheduled for NOVEMBER 15th, 2014. This event is ticketed.

         All events will be held on the campus of the University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.

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      L. Green, V. Tobin, C. Geisen, B. Ouellet, J. Gee

      Poster Session, Scholars' Colloquium, and Symposium Coordinators

      The Society for the Study of Egyptian Antiquities/Société pour l’Étude de l’Égypte Ancienne

      thessea@...

      www.thessea.org