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Renaissance Studies Latest Issue (June 2019)

The latest issue of Renaissance Studies (Vol 33, no. 3, June 2019) is now available on-line via the Wiley-Blackwell website.

Bonfire of Flowers

Event Date: 
17 Jul 2019

A staged reading of a new play by Emma Whipday, inspired by the true story of the ‘Belvoir witches’, at 5.30pm on Wednesday 17 July, at the Anatomy Museum, King’s College London.

 

Two sons - both died in infancy by wicked practice and sorcery

Monument to Henry and Francis Manners, St Mary the Virgin’s Church, Bottesford

 

New SRS Postdoctoral Fellows Announced (2019-20)

The Fellowships Committee is pleased to announce Helen Newsome and Xiaona Wang as the winners of this year's Postdoctoral Fellowships Competition (2019-20). Helen will be working on a critical edition of the holograph letters of Margaret Tudor, Queen of Scots (1489-1541) and Xiaona's project is entitled 'Francis Bacon on attractio and gravitas: Sources, Context, and Later Influence'.

Helen Newsome: Postdoctoral Fellow (2019-20)

Dr Helen Newsome holds a PhD from the University of Sheffield. For her postdoctoral research, Helen will be working on a scholarly edition of the holograph letters of Margaret Tudor, Queen of Scots (1489-1541)

 

Xiaona Wang: Postdoctoral Fellow (2019-20)

Dr Xiaona Wang holds a PhD from the University of Edinburgh. The title of her postdoctoral research is 'Francis Bacon on attractio and gravitas: Sources, Context, and Later Influence'.

 

SRS Book Series

This 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). We invite high quality proposals for monographs and edited volumes from across the wide range of existing and possible future fields of Renaissance and early modern studies.

 

Curator Vacancy

 

Role Summary

Curator: European Renaissance to 17th Century and Waddesdon Bequest. Britain, Europe and Prehistory

Full time

Fixed term: 6 months with the possibility of an extension (Maternity cover), £29,607 per annum

Application deadline: 12 Noon on Friday 21 June 2019

Interviews: Approx 1 - 12 July 2019

RefoRC Conference on Early Modern Christianity

Event Date: 
27 May 2020 to 29 May 2020

The Tenth Annual RefoRC Conference on Early Modern Christianity will take place in Aarhus, hosted by the University of Aarhus.

 

Introduction

Ruth Ezra

Veit Stoss Studies: Trip to Kraków

 

Women's History Journal

 

Women’s History, the journal of the Women’s History Network, is seeking submissions of up to 8,000 words. The journal encourages rigorous and fresh examination of any aspect of women’s history from any period. All articles will be subject to peer review and editorial standards. 

 

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