Past Lectures & Seminars

Shadow Agents of War Workshop

Event Date: 
04 Jun 2019

Old College, Edinburgh

 

Thomas Browne and the mystery of numbers

Event Date: 
30 May 2019

The Annual Distinguished Patrides Lecture, 5.30 pm, The University of York 

 

Professor Jessica Wolfe (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

 

The Venetian Seminar

Event Date: 
11 May 2019

10:30 to 17:00, Oxford Brookes University

 

The Lost Collection

Event Date: 
07 May 2019

Charles I and Whitehall Palace, a digital initiative

Niko Munz (University of York)

 

This seminar is 5:15 pm – 6:15 pm, 7 May 2019, in Room 203 (the John S Cohen Room), second floor, Institute of Historical Research. The IHR is in the North block of Senate House, University of London. Find Senate House on Malet Street, London, WC1E 7HU. It will also be livestreamed.
Session chair: TBC

A discussion about critical editing and the launch of The Correspondence of Isaac Casaubon in England, 1610-1614

Event Date: 
02 Apr 2019

Trinity College, Dublin

 

What do new editions of old texts reveal?

A discussion about critical editing and the launch of The Correspondence of Isaac Casaubon in England, 1610-1614

 

 

Why publish a private correspondence – or any other text – from several hundred years ago? How do modern editions of letters, historical documents and literary works differ? Is editing and/or translating a form of scholarship?

 

Sounding (Out) Italy

Event Date: 
08 Mar 2019

2018-19 Seminar Series

 

The Relation of Literature and Learning to Social Hierarchy in Early Modern Europe Seminar Series

Event Date: 
06 Mar 2019

The following seminars will be held at 2.00pm (ending by 3.30pm) in Hilary Term 2019 in the Wharton Room, All Souls College, Oxford. Sessions are on Wednesdays except the second, which is on a Monday. There will be two papers per session.


Book launch

Event Date: 
05 Mar 2019

A Huguenot Scholar at the Court of King James: The New Edition of Isaac Casaubon’s Letters from London, 1610-1614

5pm, University of Warwick

 

Sounding (Out) Italy

Event Date: 
21 Feb 2019

2018-19 Seminar Series

 

All are welcome to this series of interdisciplinary seminars exploring Italian soundscapes and auditory cultures. We meet fortnightly at ST JOHN’S COLLEGE (please notice that the room varies). All papers start promptly at 5:00 pm and are followed by discussion. For further information, please contact Francesca Vella (fv250@cam.ac.uk).

 

The Relation of Literature and Learning to Social Hierarchy in Early Modern Europe Seminar Series

Event Date: 
20 Feb 2019

The following seminars will be held at 2.00pm (ending by 3.30pm) in Hilary Term 2019 in the Wharton Room, All Souls College, Oxford. Sessions are on Wednesdays except the second, which is on a Monday. There will be two papers per session.


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