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.


Renaissance Studies Latest Issue (April 2017)

The latest issue of Renaissance Studies (Vol 31, no. 2, April 2017) is now available on-line via the Wiley-Blackwell website.

Canterbury History Weekend: Tudors and Stuarts

Event Date: 
31 Mar 2017 to 02 Apr 2017

Speakers include Anna Keay, David Starkey, Glenn Richardson, and Alison Weir.


For more information please visit: or contact the Box Office on 01227 782994 or email

The Art of Disagreeing Badly: Religious Dispute in Early Modern Europe


The exhibition "The Art of Disagreeing Badly: Religious Dispute in Early Modern Europe" is now available on an interactive website.

Terrors of the Night

Event Date: 
20 May 2017
Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, Shakespeare's Globe, 7.00pm

Stage reaading of "Terrors of the Night" by Thomas Nashe (published 1594)

Performance of Summer's Last Will and Testament by Thomas Nashe

Event Date: 
29 Sep 2017

Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, Shakespeare's Globe

Tickets: £30 | £20 FoSG & Students | £10 Standing

Directed by Perry Mills, Performed by Edward's Boys from King Edward VI School, Stratford-Upon-Avon 

To book:


Margaret Cavendish PhD at Liverpool Hope

Liverpool Hope University and l’Université Catholique de Lille are inviting applications for a PhD scholarship on Margaret Cavendish. The scholarship will fund full tuition fees for three years. The deadline for applications is January 13, 2017. More information can be found at the below link.



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