Some dates for your diaries: Birkbeck Early Modern Society Events for Spring and Summer 2015!
All meetings begin at 6.30 at Birkbeck, venues to be confirmed, please email email@example.com or check back here at the Intelligencer for more information.
16 January 2015: Dr Susan Anderson, Leeds Trinity, Representing Early Modern Disability, Room 101, 30 Russell Square
6 February 2015, Dr Simon Smith, University of Oxford, Hearing, Seeing and Feeling Music in the Early Modern Playhouse, Malet Street, Room B18
6 March 2015, Dr William Pettigrew, University of Kent, Royal African Company and the Development of the English Slave Trade, c 1670-1750, Malet Street, Room 532
17 April 2015, Dr Philip Mansel, Louis XIV and Nationalism, Malet Street, Room 417
8 May 2015, Dr Linda Grant, From Pornographic Sparrows to Nashe’s Dildo: Exploring the Erotic in Early Modern Literature
5 June 2015, Dr Alixe Bovey, University of Kent, The Guildhall Giants, Lord Mayors Pageants and political dialects, 1600-1750
3 July 2015, Professor Peter Mack, Renaissance Rhetoric as Questions about Literature, with special reference to Hamlet and Tom Jones
Our events include refreshments and are free for members (membership for the 14/15 academic year is £7 – you can join at any of our events) and £4 for non members.