Gossip, gospel, and governance: orality in Europe 1400-1700
14th to 16th July 2011
London, United Kingdom
Contact person: Alex Cowan
The conference aims to explore the spoken word and its power through the themes of street life, reading aloud, teaching and learning, speeches, incantation, performance, parley, women's words.
Deadline for abstracts/proposals: 4th January 2010
Check the event website for more details.