Monthly Archives: April 2011

CFP: Society for Renaissance Studies

Society for Renaissance Studies 5th Biennial Conference University of Manchester 9-11 July 2012 The 5th Biennial conference of the Society for Renaissance Studies will be held at the University of Manchester. Accompanying events are being planned in the Whitworth Gallery, Chetham’s Library, the John Rylands Library, the People’s History Museum, the Royal Northern College of […]

CFP: Southern [England] Early Modern and Medieval Postgraduate Network

New Network: Southern Early Modern and Medieval Postgraduate Network (SPEM) CALL FOR PAPERS: LAUNCH OF NETWORK The Southern Early Modern and Medieval Postgraduate Network (SPEM) is a new pan-institutional group based in the South of England. It aims to provide a forum for postgraduate students to discuss their research with their peers, to facilitate the […]

Frances Perkins & the New York Anglicans

From The Anglican Examiner: Frances Perkins: Architect of the Gracious Society “Don’t you think it’s wrong for people to get things they don’t pay for?” The question came from a man seated in the honeyed glow of the Guild Room of one of Manhattan’s most famous Episcopal churches. Beyond the steamy window pane lay blankets […]

Angels of Light? Sanctity and Discernment of Spirits in Early Modern Europe (Conference in Oxford 20-21 May)

Angels of Light? Sanctity and Discernment of Spirits in Early Modern Europe Conference 20 May 2011 – 21 May, 2011. The people of early modern Europe were well aware of Paul’s warning in 2 Cor 11:14 that Satan could transform himself into an angel of light. Protestants and Catholics alike, as they sought to discern […]

CFP: Allusions and Reflections: Greek and Roman Mythology in Renaissance Europe

A Multidisciplinary Symposium in Stockholm, Sweden Hosted by Stockholm University and The Royal Swedish Academy of Letters, History and Antiquities Thursday June 7th to Saturday June 9th, 2012 Submission deadline : Tuesday May 31st, 2011 Stockholm University and The Royal Swedish Academy of Letters, History and Antiquities are pleased to announce a multidisciplinary Symposium in Stockholm, […]