The Bulletin - April 2010

BULLETIN OF THE SOCIETY FOR RENAISSANCE STUDIES
APRIL 2010, Volume xxvii, Number 1
   

Letter from the Honorary Chair of the Society for Renaissance Studies 
SpacerJOHN E. LAW

1
   
ARTICLE

Thomas Churchyard and the War of the University Wits 
SpacerLAWRENCE GREEN

3
   
CONFERENCE REPORTS

Handle with Care: Authority and Diplomacy from Dante to Spenser, Liverpool Hope University
SpacerWILLIAM T. ROSSITER

7

European Reformation Research Group — Nineteenth Meeting, University of Plymouth
SpacerELAINE FULTON

10

Reviewing Shakespearean Theatre: The State of the Art, Shakespeare Birthplace Trust
SpacerJAMI ROGERS

10

The Gascoigne Seminar, Lincoln College, Oxford 
SpacerGILLIAN AUSTEN

12

Humanism in Fifteenth-Century Europe, Corpus Christi College, Oxford
SpacerEDINA ESZENYI

17

Everyday Objects: Art and Experience in Early Modern Europe, The Courtauld Institute of Art
SpacerHANNAH WILLIAMS AND EDWARD PAYNE

19

Early Modern Rome Seminar, Dulwich Picture Gallery 
SpacerPIERS BAKER-BATES

20
   
BOOK REVIEWS

Patrick Cheney, El Dorado in the Marshes: Gold, Slaves and Souls 

SpacerHENRY DAY

22

Paola Malpezzi Price, Christine Ristaino, Lucrezia Marinella and the ‘Querelle des Femmes’ in Seventeenth-Century Italy,
SpacerELEONORA CARINCI

25

Andy Mousley, Re-Humanising Shakespeare: Literary Humanism, Wisdom and Modernity
SpacerMICHAEL DAVIES

28

Elizabeth Spiller (ed.), Seventeenth-Century Recipe Books: Cookery, Physic and Chirurgery in the Works of Elizabeth Talbot Grey and Aletheia Talbot Howard; W. M. and Queen Henrietta Maria, and Mary Tillinghurst
SpacerJAYNE ELISABETH ARCHER

31
   
REPORTS AND NOTICES
Fellowship Report
35
Forthcoming Events
44
Notices and Announcements
61