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Last Few Tickets Remaining | Catholic Record Society Hybrid Conference: Bar Convent, York and Online: 11-13 July

Dear all, 

The 64th Annual Catholic Record Society Conference takes place 11th-13th July at Bar Convent in York, UK and online. We have speakers from around the world speaking on diverse topics across British and Irish Catholic Studies, including lay and religious Catholic women's history; material culture; colonialism and imperialism; Catholic missions; and the intersection of Catholicism and the political state. 

Key speakers

Maria Power (Blackfriars Hall, Oxford University)

Kieran Taylor (University of Stirling, UK)

Author: 
Anthony Milton
Reviewer: 
D. Alan Orr

Orr on Milton, 'England's Second Reformation: The Battle for the Church of England, 1625-1662'

Anthony Milton. England's Second Reformation: The Battle for the Church of England, 1625-1662. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2021. 450 pp. (e-book), ISBN 978-1-108-16475-7; $44.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-19645-2.

Reviewed by D. Alan Orr (Maryland Institute College of Art) Published on H-Albion (June, 2022) Commissioned by Jeffrey R. Wigelsworth (Red Deer Polytechnic)

BELFAST SUMMER SCHOOL IN OLD ENGLISH AND CLASSICS

The seventh Belfast Summer School in Latin and Classical Greek will take place in July 2022. It will be possible to attend this virtually on Zoom, or to attend in person at Queen’s University Belfast.

The virtual summer school will take place from Monday 4th – Friday 15th July. Classes will be available in Old English for beginners, Latin and Classical Greek at beginners, lower intermediate, upper intermediate, and advanced levels. The virtual summer school is a continuous two week course, however students may enrol for the first week only.

Author: 
Rinaldo Fernando Canalis, Massimo Ciavolella, eds.
Reviewer: 
Caitlin Mahaffy

Mahaffy on Canalis and Ciavolella, 'Disease and Disability in Medieval and Early Modern Art and Literature (Cursor Mundi)'

Rinaldo Fernando Canalis, Massimo Ciavolella, eds. Disease and Disability in Medieval and Early Modern Art and Literature (Cursor Mundi). Turnhout: Brepols, 2021. 375 pp. $155.42 (cloth), ISBN 978-2-503-58870-4