Early Modern and Reformation Seminar Programme


Semester 1, 2017-18

Seminars take place at 5.15 in the New Seminar Room, St John’s House, 69 South Street, unless otherwise specified

21 September
Arthur der Weduwen (St Andrews)
'Contested Truths. Making the News in the Seventeenth-Century Dutch Republic'

Please note that between 10 Oct and 31 Oct there will be a series of public events commemorating the 500th anniversary of the Lutheran Reformation. For details see: http://2017.wp.st-andrews.ac.uk/events/

2 November
Arnoud Visser (Utrecht)
'Bookish Luther: the reformer as reader, annotator and translator'e

16 November
Giora Sternberg (Oxford)
'Manipulating Information in the Ancien Régime: The View from the Provinces'

30 November
Shanti Graheli (Glasgow)
'A Renaissance Bestseller: The Orlando Furioso and the Marketplace of Print'