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Besterman Lectures

Keith M. Baker (Stanford): 'Writing Rights in 1789’
Tsuzuki Lecture Theatre, St Anne’s College, Thursday 15 November 2018, 5:15 pm.


Plumer Lecture in Early Modern Literature
Prof Ros King (University of Southampton)
'Moving the Passions: Musical Poetics in Early Modern Europe'
Seminar Room 8, St Anne's College, Tuesday 13th Nov, 5:30pm



London Renaissance Seminar Book Talk: Living in a Material World [feat. Adam Smyth]
Birkbeck College, 23 November 6pm-8pm


Conference: Literature and the Early Modern State
Cambridge, 4-5 April 2019


Pre-1600s Doctoral Open Day

British Library, 4 March 2019 (booking required)



Secrecy and Openness in the Middle Ages and Renaissance
New York University, 4–5 April 2019 (apply by 16 December, 2018)


Changing Histories: Rethinking the early modern history play
King’s College London, 4th–5th July 2019 (apply by 31 January 2019)


Faking it: Forgery and Fabrication in Late Medieval and Early Modern Culture

University of Gothenburg, 15-17 August 2019 (apply by 30 January 2019)


Civil Religion from Antiquity to the Enlightenment
Newcastle University 23-24 October 2019 (apply by 22 March, 2019)


Jobs & Funding


Assistant Professor in East Asian History (Early Modern or Modern)
Durham University (closes 9th January 2019)

Post-Doc: ‘Networking Archives: Assembling and analysing a meta-archive of correspondence, 1509-1714’
QMUL (closes 27 November 2018)

Post-Doc: 'Business News in the Atlantic World, 1620-1763'
Keele University (closes 13 November 2018)


Curator: European Renaissance - 17th Century and Waddesdon Collection
The British Museum (closes 16 November)

PhD Position: "Songs, Ballads and Broadsheets as Vocal Media in Early Modern Germany and Switzerland"
Department of History, University of Basel (closes 12 December)


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