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Meta-Play: Early Modern Drama and Metatheatre, Kent, 13-14 June 2015

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

Saturday 13 June ***Register at 10.30-11.00: Registration 11.00-12.00: Keynote Lecture Professor Robert Shaughnessy (University of Kent) 12.00-1.30: Panel 1 Contemporary Practice at Shakespeare’s Globe and the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse • ‘Then draw the model': theatre architecture as metatheatre in Elizabethan/Jacobean performance spaces- Ildiko Solti (Independent Scholar) • Across the Ages: Child Players and Reconstruction […]

Our Next Event: Dr William Pettigrew, The Royal African Company & the Development of the English Slave Trade, 6 March 2015

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

We are delighted to announce that Dr William Pettigrew, University of Kent, will present our next lecture. Dr Pettigrew will talk to us about The Royal African Company and the Development of the English Slave Trade, c 1670-1750 to be followed by drinks. The talk will take place on 6 March, at 6.30 pm in […]

Inaugural Lecture of Professor Lyndal Roper

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

Luther, Dreams and the Reformation South School, Examinations School, 5pm Thursday 23 October 2014 Followed by a drinks reception All Welcome Oxford University Faculty of History

Our Next Event: Did Elizabeth’s Gender Really Matter?

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

Dr Susan Doran When and where: CANCELLED due to floods We hope to be able to welcome Susan Doran at a later date. Watch this space! Thursday 13 February, Birkbeck Malet Street Room 152, 6.30pm (free to members: Membership £7; non-members £4) We are delighted to welcome Dr Susan Doran, Senior Research Fellow in History […]

Society for Court Studies Seminars 2014

Monday, January 13th, 2014

Seminars are held at 6pm at New York University, 6 Bedford Square, London, WC1B 3RA. 17 February Dr Charlotte Bolland, National Portrait Gallery ‘SAT SUPER EST': A portrait of Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey, and court culture during the reign of Henry VIII 10 March Dr Yvonne Ward, La Trobe University, Australia Censoring a Queen: […]

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