Past seminars

Listed below are the past seminars that the Centre for Early Modern Studies has hosted.

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18 October 201716:00

'Recovering the Amateur Tradition in Translation of Classical Literature' (Joint seminar with Centre for Early Modern Studies)

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22 March 201716:00

Karen Robertson (Vassar College)

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8 March 201715:30

Mixed feelings: Literary Hispanophilia and Hispanophobia in England and the Netherlands in the Early Modern period and the nineteenth century

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22 February 201716:00

Neither Godly professors, nor 'dumb dogges': reconstructing conformist Protestant beliefs & practice in Earls Colne, Essex c. 1570-1620

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8 February 201716:00

The representation of women in best-selling English ballads of the seventeenth century

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8 February 2017

Talk by Chris Marsh

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25 January 201716:00

Tedious samplers: Shakespeare's sewing scenes

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30 November 201616:00

'Hanging Not Punishment Enough'

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23 November 201616:00

Gareth Roberts Visiting Professor.

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16 November 201616:00

Lopping off the Lord Bishops

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19 October 201616:00

New to CEMS.

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5 October 201616:00

The Centre of Early Modern Studies: An Introduction

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2 June 201616:30

Royal Historical Society / CEMS Panel: ‘Changing Perceptions of the Family in Early Modern Britain’

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25 - 26 May 2016

CEMS PGR Conference: ‘Fate, Chance and Happenstance in the Early Modern Period’

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18 May 201616:00

Contract and Conjugality in Jacobean Law and Drama

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4 May 201615:00

Mini-symposium on 'The International Early Modern'

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16 March 201616:00

The Earliest English Sinology, c. 1650-c. 1700

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2 March 201616:00

A good wife or none - Marriage and Family Life in Best-Selling Ballads of the Seventeenth Century

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17 February 201616:00

Lopping off the Lord Bishops

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3 February 201616:00

Henry V after the War on Terror

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20 January 201616:00

Sign Language in the Seventeenth Century: Science, Literature, and Samuel Pepys

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9 December 201516:00

Medical practitioners in early modern England, Ireland and Wales

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25 November 201516:00

Postgraduate Research Showcase

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11 November 201516:00

Decalogue Boards and Popular Belief in post-Reformation England

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14 October 201516:00

Gender and the politics of the archive in early modern England.

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26 November 201416:00

'Robin Hood in the Sixteenth Century: One Outlaw or Several?'

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12 November 201416:00

‘From ob-scene to centre-screen: Positioning Lavinia in Heiner Müller’s and Brigitte Maria Mayer’s Anatomie Titus’

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6 November 201418:30

Joyce Youings Memorial Lecture

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15 October 201416:00

Public engagement round-table

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13 October 201416:00

'Under the Skin: A Neighbourhood Ethnography of Early Modern Drama'

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1 October 201416:00

'Reviving the Corpse of Quintilian? Hermeneutics and the Humanist Cult of Antiquity'

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26 March 201416:00

‘Ralph Thoresby: Reading and Writing Religion in early modern England’

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12 March 201416:00

‘Sailing into Modernity: European Seamen’s Social and Legal Worlds’

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26 February 201416:00

‘Mercury Rising, Icarus Falling: Liminal Authority in Early Modern Drama’

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12 February 201416:00

Mini-Symposium: Early Modern Medical History

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29 January 201416:00

‘Hamlet's Conception of Early Modern Acting’

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15 January 201416:00

'All is (Not) True: Cymbeline's Much Ado about Nothing, Noting, (K)not Knowing, and Counterfeiting'

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11 December 201316:00

Bodies of Evidence: Robert Hooke and the Construction of the Scientific Self

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27 November 201316:00

Brave Minds and Hard Hands: Drama and Popular Politics in the Hungry 1590s

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13 November 201316:00

'The Poly-Olbion Project'

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30 October 201316:00

Dr Todd Gray (Pilgrim Trust Ancient Bench Ends Project)

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29 October 201318:30

The Joyce Youings Memorial Lecture: England in the age of Philip II

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16 October 201316:00

Robert Yarington's 'Two Lamentable Tragedies' (1601): a performance-based workshop

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2 October 201316:00

The English Rabelais: Translation, Morality and Fiction from the Elizabethans to Sterne

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9 May 201216:00

The Holy Maid of Wales: Visions, Politics and Catholicism in Elizabethan Britain

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21 March 201216:00

Romancing Income: Largesse, Royal Service, and the Early Tudor Sir Cleges

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7 March 201216:00

Changing Relationships: Parents and the Life-Course in Georgian England

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22 February 201216:00

Crying Wolf in Early Modern Polemic

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8 February 201216:00

A Symposium on Early Modern Letters

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25 January 201216:00

Shakespeare and the History of Psychology

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14 December 201116:00

Puritan Epistolary Community: The Letters of the Harley Network

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30 November 201116:00

Derek Jarman's Renaissance

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16 November 201116:00

What is an Early Modern Diary?

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2 November 201116:00

Food and Drink in Early Modern England

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19 October 201116:00

Reproducing Masculine Values among the English Landed Elite, 1700-1900

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11 May 201116:00

'"We mey shoot them dead at our pleasur": Isobel Gowdie, Elf-Arrows and Dark Shamanism in Seventeenth-Century Scotland'

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4 May 201116:00

'Middleton for the Twenty-First Century: Brands, Books and Bollywood'

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16 March 201116:00

PhD mini-colloquium: Sex and Death in the Eighteenth Century

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2 March 201116:00

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16 February 201116:00

'The French Wars of Religion in English Translation'

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2 February 201116:00

Mini-Colloquium: Early Modern Monsters

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19 January 201116:00

'"The Gulf of All Ingratitude": Treason in Chapman's “Byron” Plays'

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8 December 201016:00

'Consumption and Gender in the Early Seventeenth Century'

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24 November 201016:00

Early Modern Discourses of Environmental Change and Sustainability

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10 November 201016:00

Phd mini-colloquium: 'Leaving Shore'

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3 November 201016:00

'Invective and Toleration in Seventeenth-Century Religious Controversy'

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27 October 201016:00

'Consumption and the Country House: Spending by the Leighs of Stoneleigh, c.1730-1800'

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12 May 201016:00

'The Social Status and Identity of the Tucker Family, Stone Merchants of Weymouth, Dorset 1700-1800'

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5 May 201016:00

Mini-Colloquium on 'Print Culture in Elizabethan England.' Bibliophiles and Private Libraries: Public versus Private Knowledge

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5 May 201016:00

Mini-Colloquium on 'Print Culture in Elizabethan England.' 'I am a scribbled form': Shakespeare's King John and Catholic-Protestant Polemic'

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17 March 201016:00

A Scribal Community? Reading Rawl.poet.31 and the Countess of Bedford’s Circle

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3 March 201016:00

Child Sexual Abuse in Early Modern England

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17 February 201016:00

Writing on Ornithology in the Seventeenth Century: Faultrier's Traitte des Oysseaux

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3 February 201016:00

Holland's Medieval History in the Early Modern Period

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20 January 201016:00

'When Roman Liberty opprest should dy': Romano-English Politics and the Crisis of the late 1620s

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9 December 200916:00

Purgatory at the Ends of the Earth: The Destiny of Souls in Counter Reformation Brittany

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18 November 200916:00

Mythology and Pornotopia in eighteenth-century French Erotic theatre

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4 November 200916:00

Mini-colloquium Truro's Phippen Memorial: 'a Small Monument of Great Mercy', or, a Narrative of Religious Infidelity?

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4 November 200916:00

Mini-colloquium A Poetics of Tears in John Donne

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4 November 200916:00

Mini-colloquium Pricks, Plenipotentiaries and Pornography: The Sexual/Textual Politics of James Gillray's Graphic Satire

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28 October 200916:00

Lord and Tenant in Late Seventeenth-Century Warwickshire: The Case of Sir Richard Newdigate of Arbury, c.1678-1710

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14 October 200916:00

Trophies, Traces, Relics and Props: The Untimely Objects of Richard III

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31 May 200916:00

'Early Modern Political Animals'

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29 April 200916:00

'Early Modern French Court Ceremony: Jostling for Power at the Birth of the Dauphin in 1601'

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18 March 200916:00

Mini Colloquium on 'Drama and Politics in the Seventeenth Century'

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4 March 200916:00

'"That Clytemnesta", "that fatall Medea": The "detection" of Mary Queen of Scots, 1567-1587'

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18 February 200916:00

Postgraduate Symposium Sessions on Continuity and Change; Text and Context

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4 February 200916:00

Mini-Colloquium on 'Masculinity'

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21 January 200916:00

'Counter-Reformation Eloquence and the Poetics of Religious Identity in Caroline Cambridge: Richard Crashaw, John Saltmarsh, John Milton'

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20 January 200916:00

'When Roman Liberty opprest should dy': Romano-English Politics and the Crisis of the late 1620s.

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3 December 200816:00

Mini-Colloquium on 'Love and Death in Early Modern England'

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19 November 200817:00

Public Service and Private Trade in the Early Modern Mediterranean: English seamen and the Venetian Courts of Law in the Seventeenth Century

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5 November 200816:00

'The Circulation of Birthing Amulets amongst Renaissance Florentine Women:Evidence of Female Support Networks in the Early Modern Period'

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22 October 200816:00

'Women, Politics and Domesticity: The Scribal Publication of Lady Rich's Letter to Elizabeth I'

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7 May 200816:00

'Practices of Politeness: Changing Norms of Masculinity in Landed Society, 1660-1800'

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23 April 200816:00

'The Unlearned Man's Book: The Jesuits' Use of the Confraternity of the Rosary in England and Japan, 1549-1700'

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12 March 200816:00

'The Circulation of Political Discourse in Late Seventeenth-Century London'

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27 February 200816:00

Public Reaction to the Failures of the English Financial Revolution'

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20 February 200816:00

'The Politics of Age and Children's Performance in Caroline England'

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13 February 200817:15

Nicholas Orme Lecture in Medieval History 'Praying to Images in Medieval England'

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30 January 200816:00

'Susanna Centlivre's A Gotham Election (1715): Politics, Censorship and Performance'

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16 January 200816:00

The Cultivation of Monarchy: Berlin 1701'

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28 November 200716:00

Mini-colloquium on 'The Medieval Past in Early Modern England'. 1. 'Medieval Remnants or Reformed Prints?: The Virgin and other Catholic Images in Elizabethan England'. 2. 'Perceptions of Anglo-Saxon Martyr Kings in Early Modern England'.

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14 November 200716:00

Mini colloquium on 'Early Modern Medicine: Mothers and Children'. 1. Tending the Tender: Caring for the Sick Child in England c.1550-1700'. 2. 'Inherited Humours: The Mother's Blood in Shakespeare and Early Modern Generative Theory'.

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31 October 200716:00

Mini colloquium on 'English Encounters with the Mediterranean World'. 1. 'Courting the Porte: Early English Ambassadors to the Ottoman Empire' 2. 'English Seafarers and their Interactions with Islam in the Late Elizabethan Period'

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17 October 200716:00

Elizabethan England: A Monarchical Republic?

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