Archive for November, 2010

As You Like It, Camden Roundhouse – Ticket for Sale, 13 Jan 2011

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

Plan ahead for Shakespeare in January! For Sale: Spare Ticket for As You Like It Roundhouse, Camden (Chalk Farm tube 3 minutes) 13 January 2011 at 7.30 p.m. Stalls Row F £25. Will accept £20. Update: The ticket has been sold.

Our Christmas Event: Dr David Starkey, ‘English Royal Ritual & the Reformation’

Monday, November 29th, 2010

Thursday, 9 December, Dr David Starkey, ‘English Royal Ritual and the Reformation in the 16th and 17th Centuries’, 6.30 pm, Birkbeck, Clore B01 We are delighted to invite you to our Christmas event. Dr David Starkey CBE, FSA, is an Honorary Fellow at Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge, and probably Britain’s best known public historian. He has [...]

Renaissance Research Seminar at Birkbeck, 30 Nov

Monday, November 29th, 2010

Renaissance Research Seminar Surekha Davies (History), ‘Maps, monsters, marvels and Marco Polo: travel writing and ethnographic authority, 1450-1550′ Carmen Fracchia (Iberian Studies), ‘The visual formation of slave subjectivity in Spain’. Tuesday, 30 November 7.30pm, in Room 224, 43 Gordon Square. All welcome! Questions: adam.smyth@bbk.ac.uk

Tonight! Dr Andy Hopper, ‘The Role of Treachery and Turncoats!’, A Birkbeck EMS Event

Friday, November 26th, 2010

Dr Andy Hopper, ‘The Role of Treachery and Turncoats in Shaping Military and Political Strategies During the Civil Wars’, 6.30 pm, Friday 26 Nov, Clore G01 You are warmly invited to our next paper, our first on the Civil Wars. Dr Andy Hopper is currently working on a book entitled Turncoats and Renegadoes: Changing sides [...]

The Birkbeck Early Modern Society is an Amazon Associate: Shop & Support the Society

Wednesday, November 24th, 2010

As you’ll have noticed by now, advertising is in full swing for the ‘perfect Christmas’, etc. The Intelligencer has also noted this and has thought ‘it’s time to get in on the action’! What you may not know is that, if you click on the banner below or use the Amazon search box to the [...]

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