Call for papers for Death & Identity

Call for papers for Death and Identity in Scotland from the Medieval to the Modern: Beliefs, Attitudes and Practices, which will take place on Friday 29 January to Sunday 31 January 2016, New College, University of Edinburgh.

‘This is the third in a series of conferences that aims to accelerate interest and research into Scottish death studies. The theme for 2016 is death and identity. Papers are invited to explore this subject within any period from the medieval into the modern day from any disciplinary perspective. Established research and work-in-progress welcomed.’

Send abstracts of no more than 200 words by 16 October 2015 to:   

More information about the conference can be found at