Before Shakespeare

Event Date: 
24 Aug 2017 to 27 Aug 2017

University of Roehampton, London

The Before Shakespeare conference explores the first three decades of the London playhouses (c. 1565-95).

The Clergy in Early Modern Scotland

Event Date: 
12 May 2017

New College, Edinburgh

Call for Papers

 

The Life and Adventures of Meredith Hanmer, Anglican Divine

As Angela Andreani's two year project investigating the “life and adventures” of Meredith Hanmer comes to a close, she shares some of the highlights of her research with us…

Beyond Academia

Maria Kirk discusses the interpretation and dissemination of research outside academia.

Private Prayer: the Common Man’s Creative Writing?

Ceri Sullivan discusses the experimental and dramatic aspects of private prayer in early modern English culture.

SRS Book Prize 2016: Winner Announced

The 2016 SRS book prize was awarded to Kate van Orden for her "Materialities: Books, Readers and the Chanson in Sixteenth Century Europe" (OUP, 2015). One further book was highly commended, Helmer Helmers, "The Royalist Republic: Literature, Politics and Religion in the Anglo-Dutch Public Sphere, 1639-1660" (CUP, 2015).

As ever, the judges were impressed by the high standard of the books entered for the prize and choosing a winner was extremely difficult. The judges are grateful to all the publishers who sent in their books to the committee.

The Material Culture of Religious Change and Continuity 1400-1600

Event Date: 
11 Apr 2017 to 12 Apr 2017

 

 

University of Huddersfield

Conference keynotes include:

Dr Nicolas BellTrinity College Cambridge, Library

Dr Glyn Davies, Curator at Victoria and Albert Museum, London

Professor Merry Wiesner-Hanks, Distinguished Professor at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

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