Past Lectures & Seminars

Italian Departmental Research Seminars

Event Date: 
26 Oct 2016

The Medici and their Archive: Diplomacy, News, and Material Culture

Dr Alessio Assonitis (Director of the Medici Archive Project, Florence).

Chair: Dr Oscar Schiavone

The event will take place on 26 October 6pm in the UCL Italian Seminar Room, Room 351, Third Floor, Foster Court, Malet Place, UCL, Gower Street, London, WC1E 6BT (View map

Neo-Latin and its Uses

Event Date: 
20 Oct 2016

Interdiciplinary Neo-Latin Seminars, Michaelmas Term, 2016


Shakespeare, The Earls of Derby & the North West

Event Date: 
19 Oct 2016

An International Symposium with leading scholars of Elizabethan and Jacobean theatre culture, marking the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare, Knowlsley Hall



To purchase tickets, visit or call 0151 489 4827

Paris Early Modern Seminar

Event Date: 
14 Oct 2016

PEMS is an inter-university seminar which meets monthly at the Bibliothèque interuniversitaire de la Sorbonne. Its aim is to promote French and international research in early modern literature and cultural and intellectual history of the British Isles.


It is run jointly by a transversal steering committee composed of members of eleven Paris universities, representing eight different research centres.


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Neo-Latin and its Uses

Event Date: 
13 Oct 2016

Interdiciplinary Neo-Latin Seminars, Michaelmas Term, 2016


Academics in the Classroom: English Outreach Conference for ECRs and Teachers

Event Date: 
15 Aug 2016 to 16 Aug 2016

Hertford College, Oxford

'Academics in the Classroom' is an English outreach project led by Dr Catherine Redford and funded by the British Academy. It is a two-day workshop involving teachers and academics and focusing on English outreach work, that will take place at Hertford College on Monday 15 and Tuesday 16 August 2016. The workshop will be free, and reasonable travel expenses reimbursed.

This event is open to UK doctoral students and academics within 10 years of the award of their doctorate working within the field of English literature and/or language.

Venice Summer Vacation School. 'Neo-Latin Studies Today: Tools, Trends and Methodologies’

Event Date: 
07 Jul 2016 to 09 Jul 2016

A short Vacation School for early career researchers, which will take at the University of Warwick's Venice premises, in the historic Palazzo Pesaro Papafava

Alcoran: The idea of an Early Modern English Quran

Event Date: 
14 Jun 2016

A Symposium at The Keep, University of Sussex, from midday.