The Birkbeck Early Modern Society now has dates and full titles for all of our remaining events this term. Our events start at 6:30 pm sharp unless otherwise indicated. All of the events take place at Birkbeck College, Malet Street, London. A map is available here: http://www.bbk.ac.uk/maps.
5 March: Tim Knox (Director, Sir John Soane’s House), ‘The Strange Genius of Sir John Soane’, Malet St room 415
25 March: Prof. Michael Hunter, ‘The Decline of Magic: The Paradoxical Role of the Royal Society’, Malet St room B30
29 April: Dr Richard Williams, ‘Culture Clash: Text and Image in Reformation Visual Culture’, Malet St, room 320
20 May: Dr Malcom Jones, ‘Death in Early Modern English Prints and Book Illustrations’, Malet St, room 320
24 June: Prof. Julian Swann, ‘Despotism, Public Opinion and the Crisis of Absolute Monarchy’, room tbc; followed by our end of term party
Membership of the Birkbeck Early Modern Society costs just £5 per year. This gets you access to all of the above lectures – plus drinks and snacks! You can join or re-join at any event throughout the year.