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Call for Papers | Lost Museums Colloquium

From The Jenks Society: Lost Museums Colloquium Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, 7–8 May 2015 Proposals due by 15 September 2014 In conjunction with the year-long exhibition project examining...

The Hakluyt Society Essay Prize 2015

From 2015, the Hakluyt Society will award an annual essay prize (or more than one, if the judges so decide) of up to a total of £750. Winners will be invited to publish their essays in the online Journal...

Salacious Gossip Tours of Hampton Court Palace

As the summer of the Georgians winds down, I thought I would mention this bit of programming. In connection with The Glorious Georges exhibition, Hampton Court Palace is featuring ‘Salacious Gossip...

Singing Death – Call For Papers

Chapter proposals are invited for an edited volume entitled ‘Singing Death’ The editors are in preliminary negotiations with Ashgate Press for a collection of essays provisionally entitled ‘Singing...

Call for Papers | Artists’ Homes before 1800

As noted at Le Blog de l’ApAhAu (24 August 2014) . . . ‘Visual Artists Must Live like Kings or Gods’ Artists’ Homes in the Middle Ages and the Early Modern Era Nuremberg, 11–14 June 2015 Proposals...

WYW's Twelfth Night @ UIIUC

Hello! It’s a new year for the What You Will Shakespeare Company and for our 9th season we are starting things off with auditions for one of the Bard’s most beloved comedies, Twelfth Night,...

New IPRH Reading Group: EMRG

The Early Modern Reading Group (EMRG) is a new IPRH reading group. The inaugural meeting will be held next Thursday, August 28, at 4:00 pm in EB 104. No reading required for the first meeting. Focusing...

Display | An Impossible Bouquet

Press release for the display at Dulwich: An Impossible Bouquet: Four Masterpieces by Jan van Huysum Dulwich Picture Gallery, London, 1 July — 28 September 2014 Curated by Henrietta Ward Jan van...

EMW Fall Call-for Participants

In EMW news, Catharine Gray has generously agreed to take Andrea’s place this year as faculty coordinator.  Please feel free to let me, Carla, or Catharine know if you have an announcement you’d...

New Book | Support for the Fleet

The former home for injured seamen established at Greenwich by Queen Mary ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊ From English Heritage: Jonathan Coad, Support for the Fleet: Architecture and Engineering of the...