Past Lectures & Seminars

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

Event Date: 
26 Feb 2020

26 February

DIANA BERRUEZO-SÁNCHEZ (Balliol College, Oxford): Learning Social Hierarchy in Early Modern Spanish Ethnic Villancicos

EMMA SPARY (University of Cambridge): Quinquina in Favour at the Court of Louis XIV

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

Event Date: 
10 Feb 2020

26 February

DIANA BERRUEZO-SÁNCHEZ (Balliol College, Oxford): Learning Social Hierarchy in Early Modern Spanish Ethnic Villancicos

EMMA SPARY (University of Cambridge): Quinquina in Favour at the Court of Louis XIV

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

Event Date: 
29 Jan 2020

29 January

HAMISH SCOTT (Jesus College, Oxford): History, Memory and the Making of the European Aristocracy

CATRIONA SETH (All Souls College, Oxford): Lost and Found. Some Reflections on 18th-Century Foundling Archives

Sensory Experiences Seminar

Event Date: 
05 Dec 2019

6pm Montague Room, Senate House. You can register for the event here.

http://www.open.ac.uk/arts/research/medieval-and-early-modern-research/s...

Rachel Willie (LJMU), 'Knowledge is increased especially by hearing, reading, and conferring’: Sensing words

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

 

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