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EMRC seminar

The next EMRC seminar will be held on   Monday 6 March, 1-2 pm, HUMSS 124 Eva Johanna Holmberg (Helsinki), “Travel and Self-Description in Seventeenth-Century English Culture”

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EMRC seminar

The next EMRC seminar will be held on Monday 20 February at 1 pm in HUMSS 124:   Dr. Kathryn Woods (Warwick),   “Sweat and Toil: The Skin and Pores of the Eighteenth-Century Labouring Body”   All welcome  

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Early Modern Research Centre seminar

A reminder that the EMRC seminar will be held on Monday 7 November, 1 pm, in HUMSS 176: Dr. Sajed Chowdhury (NUI Galway), ‘The Reception and Circulation of Early Modern Women’s Writing in Manuscript Miscellanies, 1550-1700’

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Tim Stretton on Jacobean law and drama

Early Modern Research Centre Spring Term Seminar Series Wednesday 9th March 2016 1pm – 2.30pm, HUMSS G25, Whiteknights Campus ‘Contract and Conjugality in Jacobean Law and Drama’ Tim Stretton Leverhulme Trust Visiting Professor, Cardiff University

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Early Modern Research Centre – first event of the term – everyone welcome!

The first EMRC research seminar of the Spring term will take place this week, Wednesday February 10th, at 1pm (Whiteknights Campus, HUMSS G25). Alanna Skuse will be discussing her work on “‘The sympathetic snout’: Rhinoplasty and the unstable body in … Continue reading

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Reading Poetry Festival children’s event

As part of the Reading Poetry Festival we ran a children’s workshop on Tuesday 20 October. It was attended by a total of 60 Year 2 & 3 children from Shinfield Infant School and Manor Primary School.   Dr Neil Cocks … Continue reading

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Early Modern Research Centre

Research Seminar   Wednesday 21st October, 1pm, HUMSS 127   Dr Paddy Bullard (University of Reading) ”John Evelyn as Modern Architect and Ancient Gardener: ‘Lessons of Perpetual Practice’”

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Early Modern Research Seminars this term…

Early Modern Research Centre     Events programme, Autumn Term 2015 7th October: ‘Early Modern Wednesday’ (1-2pm, HUMSS 124) Welcome meeting and social event for staff and students. We’ll provide the tea and biscuits, but bring a sandwich if you … Continue reading

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EMRC seminar: The Protestant and Catholic Body

The Early Modern Research Centre at Reading University welcomes you to a research seminar on 11 March at 1.15pm Tessa Storey, English and Italian Regimens Compared:​ The Protestant and the Catholic Body, 1500-1700 Dr Tessa Storey is an Honorary Research Associate in the … Continue reading

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EMRC event tomorrow – everyone welcome

The Early Modern Research Centre is holding an event this Wednesday, 28 January, at 1.15pm in Humss 128, Whiteknights Campus Elizabeth McKellar (Open University),  Landscapes of Pleasure: London’s suburban pleasure grounds c.1660-1760 Respondent Paul Davies (Reading)    Professor McKellar is … Continue reading

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