Early Modern Material Cultures

Venue: Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, and Room N304, 3rd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House

Time: Wednesdays,  17:15

Convenors: Spike Sweeting (V&A/RCA)

Summer Term 2017
DateSeminar details
3 May
17:15
Local and National Cultures of Performance for Early Modern Drama
Catherine Richardson (University of Kent)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

10 May
17:15
Performativity and the Seventeenth-Century Broadside Ballad
Angela McShane (Victoria & Albert Museum/University of Sheffield)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

17 May
17:15
Unlocking Medical Objects:early Modern Operating Chairs and Bleeding Basins
Eleanor Ducamp (Sutton Trust)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

24 May
17:15
Materials of Mortality: The Dance of Death in Image, Costume and Performed Experience
Barbara Ravelhofer (Durham University)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

31 May
17:15
The Role of Gesture in Shakespeare
Farah Karim Cooper (Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR