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Major National and International Conferences:

The American Historical Association (AHA) annual meeting
The Sixteenth Century Society & Conference (SCSC)
The Renaissance Society of America (RSA) annual meeting
South Central Renaissance Conference (SCRC)
The Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies (ACMRS) annual conference
Modern Languages Association (MLA) annual convention
Shakespeare Association of America (SAA) annual meeting
Association of Art Historians (AAH) annual conference
College Art Association (CAA) annual conference
American Society for Theatre Research (ASTR) annual conference
Shakespeare Theatre Association (STA) annual conference
American Musicological Society (AMS) annual meeting
International Congress on Medieval Studies (annually at Western Michigan University at Kalamazoo)
International Medieval Congress (IMC) at Leeds (UK)

Subfield and Specialized Conferences:

Kings & Queens Conference (2016 is 5th annual); closely associated with the Royal Studies Journal
Queen Elizabeth I Society
The Gloriana Society biannual conference
International Association of Word and Image Studies conferences
The Bibliographical Society of America (BSA) annual meeting
The Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing (SHARP) focused conferences
German Studies Association (GSA)  annual conference
Society for Reformation Research annual meeting
Society for the Study of Early Modern Women (SSEMW) sponsored sessions

Midwest Conferences:

The James A. Rawley Conference is organized by the UNL HGSA and held on UNL campus (or nearby) every year. It is open to graduate students, and advanced undergraduates.
The annual Newberry Library Multidisciplinary Graduate Student Conference organized by the Center for Renaissance Studies, and held every January at Newberry Library.
The Missouri Valley History Conference is organized by the UNO Department of History, held every spring.
The Texas Medieval Association (TEMA) annual conference

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