Jews and the Americas Conference - Submission Deadline Approaching

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 1, 2018
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Atlantic History / Studies, Jewish History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, American History / Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies

Call for Papers

Jews and the Americas:

The 68thAnnual Conference of the Center for Latin American Studies, jointly sponsored by the Alexander Grass Chair in Jewish Studies and the Isser and Rae Price Library of Judaica at the University of Florida.

February 24-26, 2019

 

Renaissance Society of America Research Fellowships

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
September 15, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies, Literature, Languages, European History / Studies

The Renaissance Society of America will award up to thirty-three individual fellowships, both residential and non-residential, to scholars working in the field of Renaissance studies (1300–1700) for the 2019 cycle. The purpose of the fellowships is to support members who need to travel to archives, libraries, and historic sites to conduct short-term research (usually 1–2 months), or for publication subventions. The stipend varies between $3,000 and $4,000 depending on the fellowship.

NOW OPEN: Registration for 'Intersections: Between Music and Theatre in Seicento Italy' (20-21 September 2018), Cambridge

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
September 19, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Early Modern History and Period Studies, Literature, Music and Music History, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Theatre & Performance History / Studies

Conference registration for 'Intersections: Between Music and Theatre in Seicento Italy' is now open. This two-day conference, exploring the connections between theatre and music in seventeenth-century Italy, will be held on Thursday 20th September and Friday 21st September 2018 at the University of Cambridge.

 

We are excited to welcome Prof. Richard Andrews (University of Leeds), Prof. Antonio Rostagno (Università degli Studi di Roma ‘La Sapienza’), and Dr Lisa Sampson (University College London) as our keynote speakers.

The 4th Advanced School in the Humanities: Textual Practices across Manuscript and Early Print, ca 1400-1700

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
June 13, 2019 to June 17, 2019
Location: 
Israel
Subject Fields: 
Early Modern History and Period Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Intellectual History, Jewish History / Studies, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies

This five-day winterschool at the Israel Institute for Advanced Studies brings together specialists of books in Hebrew and European languages from the late medieval and early modern periods. We will study textual practices through the lifecycle of the various physical objects we call books for convenience (though they may take other forms than the codex that we associate with books today). In particular we will examine how texts were composed and scribed, prepared for publication and distributed (in manuscript or in print), and read and annotated.

"Conflict and Collaboration in the New World," the 41st Annual Conference of the New Netherland Institute

Type: 
Conference
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Indigenous Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Colonial America, Early Modern History and Period Studies

The 41st Annual Conference of the New Netherland Institute will convene in Albany, New York at the New York State Museum on the 22nd of September 2018. This year's title is "Conflict and Collaboration in the New World," and the program will feature seven presentations by scholars of New Netherland and the Dutch Atlantic.

Schedule (subject to change)

Balkans Meeting of Cultures. Cross-Cultural Trading Diasporas in South-Eastern Europe

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
September 3, 2018 to September 6, 2018
Location: 
Italy
Subject Fields: 
Eastern Europe History / Studies, Economic History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Social History / Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies

International Conference

The Corporation in Early Modern Political Thought (spring 2019 seminar)

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
September 4, 2018
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Early Modern History and Period Studies, Economic History / Studies, Law and Legal History, Political History / Studies, Urban History / Studies

The Corporation in Early Modern Political Thought

A Spring 2019 Semester-Length Seminar directed by Philip Stern

 

Mathematics and Poiesis in the Long Renaissance

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 15, 2018
Location: 
Ontario, Canada
Subject Fields: 
Early Modern History and Period Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Humanities, Intellectual History, Literature
Paper abstracts are invited for the seminar "Mathematics and Poiesis in the Long Renaissance," to be held at the 17-19 March 2019 

Commedia dell'Arte Acting Workshop

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
September 20, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Theatre & Performance History / Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies

This workshop is part of 'Intersections: Between Music and Theatre in Seicento Italy', a two-day conference held at the University of Cambridge, exploring the intersections between music and theatre in seventeenth-century Italy. 

The first day of the conference (Thursday 20th September 2018) will conclude with a two-hour Commedia dell’Arte acting workshop to be held in the Judith E. Wilson Drama Studio in the Faculty of English on the Sidgwick Site of the University of Cambridge (9 West Road, CB3 9DP).

Concert - Monteverdi 'Il combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda'

Type: 
Event
Date: 
September 21, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Early Modern History and Period Studies, Music and Music History

This concert is part of 'Intersections: Between Music and Theatre in Seicento Italy', a two-day conference held at the University of Cambridge, exploring the intersections between music and theatre in seventeenth-century Italy. 

The second day of the conference (Friday 21st September 2018) will conclude with a short evening concert to be held at 6pm in the Chapel of Clare College, Cambridge (Trinity Lane, CB2 1TL).

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