Birkbeck Early Modern Society ‘Restorations’ Conference Programme

The Birkbeck Early Modern Society
AGM and ‘Restorations’ Conference
Saturday 3 July 2010, Room B20, Birkbeck, Malet St

10.00 Registration, tea and coffee in room B02

10.30 AGM

11.00 Robin Rowles: welcome to conference, introductions, opening comments

11. 10 Session 1:
Frank Ferrie, ‘Piero della Francesca’s Madonna del Parto (The Expectant Virgin Mary): A History of Decline and Restoration’

Liam Haydon, ‘Christopher Wase and the Promise of Restoration in Royalist Translation 1649-60’

Discussion

12.40 Lunch Room B02

13.40 Session 2:
Marilyn Lewis, ‘Cambridge Platonist networks in Restoration London’

Harman Bhogal, ‘The Idea of Restoration in Demonological Thought: Deacon and Walker and the Doctrine of the Cessation of Miracles’

Discussion

15.10 Concluding remarks

15.20 Wine reception, room B02

Attendance at our conference is free, including lunch, refreshments and post-conference reception, but it would be helpful if you complete a registration form so we can gauge numbers. You can download a registration form here (Word):Birkbeck Early Modern Society Conference Registration 2010. Please send your registration details to the Conference Organiser, Robin Rowles.

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