New Monograph Series from the SRS

The Society for Renaissance Studies is delighted to announce its NEW monograph series. The series is dedicated to the exploration of the many cultures of knowledge, learning, reading and performing in the Renaissance and Early Modern world (c.1400-c.1700).

Literary Windows

Event Date: 
25 Sep 2017 to 26 Sep 2017

Imitative Series and Clusters in Literature (Classical to Early Modern)

All Souls’ College, Oxford


Position Announcement

The English Department at Rhodes College invites applications for an Assistant Professor of English (Tenure Track). We seek a scholar of non-Shakespearean early modern literature, with a particular focus on global and transnational approaches to the era.

Review of completed applications will begin on November 1, 2016 and continue until the position is filled.

Position Announcement

The Arts and Humanities Division at Babson College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position specializing in an area of Early Modern Literature c.1500 to 1800.

Deadline for applications: November 1, 2016.

Richard Hakluyt and the Renaissance Discovery of the World

Event Date: 
24 Nov 2016 to 25 Nov 2016

This year is the 400th anniversary of the death of Richard Hakluyt (1552-1616) and the Hakluyt Society will mark this with an exciting programme of events in Oxford and at Hakluyt’s parish of Wetheringsett in Suffolk. Centrepiece of the Hakluyt@400 events will be the two-day international conference Richard Hakluyt and the Renaissance Discovery of the World, taking place in Oxford on 24-25 November: book your tickets here:



Connected Histories in the Early Modern World

New Book Series from ARC Humanities Press and MIP

CHRISTINA LEE Princeton University
JULIA SCHLECK University of Nebraska, Lincoln

SERGE GRUZINSKI National Scientific Research Center, Paris
MICHAEL LAFFAN Princeton University
RICARDO PADRÓN University of Virginia
ELIZABETH RODINI Johns Hopkins University
KAYA ŞAHIN Indiana University, Bloomington

Renaissance Studies Latest Issue (September 2016)

The latest issue of Renaissance Studies (Vol 30, no. 4, September 2016) is now available on-line via the Wiley-Blackwell website.

New Book Series: Ludic Cultures, 1100-1700

Call for proposals for a new book series published by Medieval Institute Publications

The series welcomes the submission of both monographs and essay collections that view cultures in Europe and the Americas between 1100 and 1700 through the lens of play.

BRET ROTHSTEIN (Chair) Indiana University
CHRISTINA NORMORE Northwestern University

New SRS Postdoctoral Fellows Announced (2016-17)

The Fellowships Committee is pleased to announce Leah Astbury and Mark Baker as the winners of this year's Postdoctoral Fellowships Competition (2016-17).


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