CFP: Marvell Sessions at RSA 2015

The Andrew Marvell Society invites session proposals and individual paper proposals for the 2015 annual conference, to be held at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin next spring, 26–28 March 2015. The RSA deadline is 10 June, but submissions should be made to Martin Dzelzainis ([email protected]) in the first instance by 6 June at the latest. The Society … Read more

New Executive Committee Takes Office

Following the annual meeting of the Society April 3-5 in Tucson, the Executive Committee of the Andrew Marvell Society was reorganised around several expiring appointments and new elections. The Society thanks outgoing ExComm members Laurent Currelly (2011-14) and Christopher Orchard (2011-14) and welcomes newly elected representatives Brett Hudson (2014-17) and Brendan Prawdzik (2014-17). Having completed … Read more

Brett Hudson Wins 2014 John M. Wallace Award

Congratulations to Dr Brett Hudson who was honoured with the second John M. Wallace Award, which recognises the best paper given by an early career academic at the Society’s annual meeting. His prize paper was titled ‘Marvell’s Satire of Corporal Punishment in the Rehearsal Transpros’d.’

Winter 2013 Newsletter Published

Vol. 5 No. 2 of the Andrew Marvell Newsletter has now been published online, featuring an important reassessment of the spiritual politics of Appleton House by Patrick J. McGrath, lively reviews by Steven Swarbrick and Kelsey Jackson Williams, and of course the latest Society news.

CFP Marvell Newsletter 5.2

Submissions are sought for the Winter 2013 number of the Andrew Marvell Newsletter. We are especially keen to publish notes, short articles, and reviews pertaining to Marvell’s life, writings, contexts, and reception. Contributors retain copyright with agreement not to republish for a period of six months. Submissions are reviewed by the editor and at least … Read more

Summer 2013 Newsletter Published

Vol. 5 No. 1 (Summer 2013) of the Andrew Marvell Newsletter is now online, featuring Nicholas von Maltzahn on ‘Marvell’s Brahmin Stallion’, Martin Dzelzainis on ‘Marvell and the Province of West New Jersy’, and Greg Miller on Marvell and traditional male friendship, plus much more!

SCRC 2013 a Snowy Success

Last week Marvellians descended upon Omaha, Nebraska for the Marvell sessions held in affiliation with the South Central Renaissance Conference. Those hoping to enjoy a whiff of midwestern spring were disappointed, as snow and wind swirled throughout the proceedings. But there was little to be disappointed with indoors: it was a full and varied program, … Read more