This year’s theme is Seduction: The Art of Persuasion in the Medieval World. We encourage proposals that engage with the rhetoric and representation of seduction and persuasion in all aspects of medieval discourse. Literature, art, history, and culture. Papers from all disciplines are welcome. Preference is given to submissions closely related to the conference theme, but abstracts on any aspect of medieval studies are welcome. See the Call for Papers page for more information. Essays in Medieval Studies.