TACMRS Conferences


The TACMRS International Conferences (2007 - 2019)

Past Meetings
Poster:Post date:2019-07-02

The TACMRS International Conferences (2007~2019)


The 1st: Apr. 27-28, 2007 (Fu Jen Catholic University, Taipei)

Theme: “Christian-Islamic Relationships, C.E. 600-1600”

Keynote Speakers: Paul Chevedden (Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, UCLA); Peter Cunich (Department of History, University of Hong Kong)


The 2nd: Apr. 18-19, 2008 (National Sun Yat-Sen University, Kaoshiung)

Theme: “Dream and Dream World”

Keynote Speakers: William E. Burgwinkle (University of Cambridge); Jonathan White (University of Essex & NSYSU); 蘇其康教授 (中山大學)


The 3rd: Apr. 24-25, 2009 (Fu Jen Catholic University, Taipei)

Theme: “Loci of Light and Darkness”

Keynote Speakers: Shadi Bartsch (W. Duncan MacMillan II Professor of Classics, Brown University); Derek Pearsall (Gurney Professor of English Literature, Emeritus, Harvard University); Martin Elsky (Professor of the Graduate Center and Brooklyn College, City U of New York)


The 4th: Oct. 29-30, 2010 (National Chung-Cheng University, Chiayi)

Theme: “Barbarians”

Keynote Speakers: David S. Levene (Professor of Classics, Department Chair, NYU); Anders Winroth (Forst Family Professor of History, Yale University); 王儀君教授 (中山大學)


The 5th: Nov. 4-5, 2011 (National Sun Yat-Sen University, Kaoshiung)

Theme: “Ludi Civitatis: the Church, the Court, and the Citizens”

Keynote Speakers: Martin Elsky (Professor of the Graduate Center and Brooklyn College, City U of New York); Nicolas Koss (Professor of Graduate Institute of Comparative Literature, Fu Jen Catholic U; Peking U, China); Walter S.H. Lim (Associate Professor of English Language and Literature Dept., National U of Singapore, Singapore)


The 6th: Oct. 26-27, 2012 (Tunghai University, Taichung)

Theme: “Infinite riches in a little room: Collecting as a Cultural Practice and Literary Theme in Antiquity, the Middle Ages and Renaissance”

Keynote Speakers: Marta Ajmar (Head of Graduate Studies and Renaissance Specialism Tutor; Victoria and Albert Museum/Royal College of Art; London); William Stenhouse (Associate Professor of History, Yeshiva University, NY)


The 7th: Oct. 25-26, 2013 (National Changhua University of Education, Changhua)

Theme: “Passions for Learning: Forms of Knowledge, Forms of Acquisition.”

Keynote Speakers: Mary Carruthers (Remarque Professor Emeritus of Literature, New York University); Yasmin Haskell (Cassamarca Foundation Chair in Latin Humanism, University of Western Australia); Basil Hatim (American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates)


The 8th: Oct. 24-25, 2014 (National Sun Yat-Sen University, Kaoshiung)

Theme: “Ideas of Rulership: Kings and Queens in Elite and Popular Cultures”

Keynote Speakers: Jonathan White (Prof. Emeritus in Literature, University of Essex); Jonathan Hart (Fellow, Royal Society of Canada; Life Member of Clare Hall, University of Cambridge)


The 9th Oct. 23-24, 2015 (National Taiwan University, Taipei)

Theme: “Madness: Sacred and Profane”

Keynote Speakers: Paul Allen Miller (Carolina Distinguished Professor; Vice Provost, University of South Carolina); Ruth Evans (Dorothy McBride Orthwein Professor, St. Louis University); Peter Holbrook (Professor, University of Queensland; Director, the UQ Node of the ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions)


The 10th Oct. 21-22, 2016 (National Pingtung University, Pingtung)

Theme: “Encounters: Friends, Foes, and Companions”

Keynote Speakers: Patrick J. Geary (Professor of History, School of Historical Studies, Institute for Advanced Study); Donald Beecher (Professor of English, Carleton University); Simon Forde (Director and Managing Editor of Medieval Institute Publications)


The 11th Oct. 20-21, 2017 (Tainan National University of the Arts, Tainan)

Theme: “Imagination and Representation: Descriptions of Arcadia from Antiquity to Pre-Modernity”

Keynote Speakers: Sean Roberts (President, Italian Art Society, Associate Professor, Art History, Virginia Commonwealth University Qatar); Ad Putter (English Department, University of Bristol)


The 12th Oct. 19-20, 2018 (National Chi-Nan University, Naitou)

Theme: “Between Humanity and Divinity: In Literature, Art, Religion and Culture”

Keynote Speakers: Lowell Gallagher (Professor of English, UCLA); William Franke (Professor of Comparative Literature, Vanderbilt University)


The 13th Nov. 1-2, 2019 (Fu Jen Catholic University, Taipei)

Theme: “Between Body, Soul, Spirit and Mind: Well-Being, Malady and Remedy from Antiquity to Early Modernity”

Keynote Speakers: Douglas Cairns (Professor of Classics, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK); Stefano Cecchin (Director of the International Pontifical Marian Academy, Antonianum University, Rome, Italy)

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