Goldsmiths, University of London and the Swedenborg Society present Blake in Contexts: William Blake (1757-1827) His Life and Times A conference to be held at The Swedenborg Society, London, Friday,2 November 2007 This conference, held during the month of the 250th anniversary of Blake’s birth, celebrates his extraordinary achievements. Its aim is to place Blake [...]
Archive for October, 2007
Dr. Julian Swann, Birkbeck College From ‘selfish reactionaries’ to ‘fathers of the nation’: rethinking the role of magistrates in eighteenth-century France 6pm, Tuesday 23rd October, 2007. To be held at Birkbeck College, Room 253 (Malet Street). Seminar to be followed by drinks and optional dinner with the speaker. All Welcome! For more information contact: Daniel [...]
Friday 19 October 2007 at 1:00pm Event Type: Public Lecture Location: Library Reading Rooms Related Documents: Dr Jim Bennett, Museum of the History of Science, University of Oxford The early Royal Society was much concerned with engraving and printing – both as a technical discipline and a practical tool for illustration and publication – yet [...]
Here are the details for a series of three research training workshops that the Warburg are organising: This programme provides specialist research training to doctoral students working on Renaissance and Early Modern subjects in a range of disciplines at universities across the UK and the rest of the world. The programme draws on the combined [...]
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