European History 1500-1800

Venue: Past and Present Room N202, 2nd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House unless otherwise stated

Time: Mondays 17:15

Convenors:  Philip Broadhead (University of the Arts), Filippo de Vivo (Birkbeck), Joël Félix, John Henderson (Birkbeck), Katherine Hill (Birkbeck), Julian Swann (Birkbeck), Silvia Evangelisti (UEA)

 

Spring Term 2018
DateSeminar details
22 January
17:15
An Unknown Early Modern New World Epic: Girolamo Vecchietti's Delle prodezze di Ferrante Cortese (1587-88)
Virginia Cox (New York University)
IHR Past and Present Room, N202, Second Floor, IHR

5 February
17:15
Healing, translating, collecting. Doctor Michelangelo Tilli in the Ottoman Empire (1683-1688)
Giulia Calvi (New Europe College/European University Institute)
IHR Past and Present Room, N202, Second Floor, IHR

19 February
17:15
‘What does it smell of? Identifying drugs and explaining scents in seventeenth-century Rome’
Silvia de Renzi (Open University)
IHR Past and Present Room, N202, Second Floor, IHR

5 March
17:15
Between Pietism and the Enlightenment: Johann Gottlieb Burckhardt, Theologian, Historian and Philosopher
Philip Broadhead (University of the Arts)
IHR Past and Present Room, N202, Second Floor, IHR