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’


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’


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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