Archive for April, 2010

CFP: Women, Image and Identity in the European Courts

Friday, April 30th, 2010

Call for Papers Women, Image and Identity in the European Courts Renaissance Society of America Conference Montreal, 24 – 26 March 2011 This panel aims to bring together scholars from different disciplines who work on women at all levels of court society. Women at court were forced to confront conflicting expectations of appropriate female behaviour [...]

Tonight! Richard Williams on ‘Culture Clash: Word and Image in Reformation Europe’

Thursday, April 29th, 2010

Dr Richard Williams, ‘Culture Clash: Word and Image in Reformation Europe’, Thursday 29 April, 6.30 pm, Malet St, Room 320 The Birkbeck Early Modern Society is delighted to invite you to our next event. Dr Richard Williams returns to the society due to popular demand! Having spoken to us about Holbein and Cranach, next week [...]

CFP: Birkbeck EMS Summer Student Conference: Restorations

Thursday, April 22nd, 2010

The Birkbeck Early Modern Society Fourth Student Conference RESTORATIONS Saturday 3 July 2010, 10.00-16.30 Birkbeck College, Malet Street CALL FOR PAPERS The Birkbeck Early Modern Society is pleased to announce our fourth annual student conference. We aim to provide a safe and constructive space for students to present their research and exchange ideas with peers [...]

Richard Williams, ‘Culture Clash: Word and Image in Reformation Europe’

Thursday, April 22nd, 2010

Dr Richard Williams, ‘Culture Clash: Word and Image in Reformation Europe’, Thursday 29 April, 6.30 pm, Malet St, Room 320 The Birkbeck Early Modern Society is delighted to invite you to our next event. Dr Richard Williams returns to the society due to popular demand! Having spoken to us about Holbein and Cranach, next week [...]

Geffrye Museum Almshouse Visits

Monday, April 19th, 2010

The Geffrye Museum in London is offering special access to one of its almshouses this spring and summer. You can visit one of the Geffrye’s 18th-century almshouses which has been fully restored to its original condition, offering a rare glimpse into the lives of London’s poor and elderly in former times. Visitors will have a [...]

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