CfP: Eighteenth-Century Research Seminar (University of Edinburgh, online)

The Eighteenth-Century Research Seminar (ECRS) series invites proposals for twenty-minute papers from postgraduate and early career researchers addressing any aspect of eighteenth-century history, culture, literature, art, music, geography, religion, science, and philosophy. The seminar series seeks to provide a regular interdisciplinary forum for postgraduate and early career researchers working on the eighteenth century to meet and discuss their research.

ECRS will be hosted online by the university of Edinburgh. Seminars will take place on Wednesdays between 4:30-6pm on a fortnightly basis from 27 January to 7 April 2021. Each seminar will consist of two papers.

Abstracts of up to 300 words along with a brief biography and institutional affiliation should be submitted in a Word document to:  In your email, please also indicate any scheduling restrictions you may have.

The closing date for submissions is Tuesday 15 December 2020.

To find out more about ECRS and to view our previous programmes, please visit