Monthly Archives: April 2014

Bereiter Presentation Today at the Newberry Library

Greg Bereiter, “Clerical Combatants: Clergy and Armed Conflict During the French Wars of Religion” Wednesday, April 23, 2014 4 pm Towner Fellows’ Lounge, Newberry Library Greg Bereiter (Ph.D. candidate in History at Northern Illinois University) is presenting at the Newberry Library Colloquium. … Continue reading

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Law and the Merchant of Venice

NEXT MONDAY:   The Renaissance Workshop presents      LAW AND THE MERCHANT:  A MERCHANT OF VENICE  ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION   WITH  RICHARD WEISBERG Walter Floerhsheimer Professor of Constitutional Law Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University     BRADIN CORMACK Professor … Continue reading

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Bereiter Presentation Tomorrow at the Newberry Library

Greg Bereiter, “Clerical Combatants: Clergy and Armed Conflict During the French Wars of Religion” Wednesday, April 23, 2014 4 pm Towner Fellows’ Lounge, Newberry Library Greg Bereiter (Ph.D. candidate in History at Northern Illinois University) is presenting at the Newberry Library Colloquium. … Continue reading

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Early Colonial Latin America Conference

Originally posted on Brian Sandberg: Historical Perspectives:
Symposium on Latin America in the Early Colonial Period 9 am to 3 pm, Saturday, April 11, 2015 Keynote speaker: Laura Matthew, Marquette University This symposium aims to explore the complexities of Latin…

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Bereiter Presentation on Clerical Combatants

Greg Bereiter, “Clerical Combatants: Clergy and Armed Conflict During the French Wars of Religion” Wednesday, April 23, 2014 4 pm Towner Fellows’ Lounge, Newberry Library Greg Bereiter (Ph.D. candidate in History at Northern Illinois University) is presenting at the Newberry Library Colloquium. … Continue reading

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Rethinking State Trials

Originally posted on Brian Sandberg: Historical Perspectives:
Symposium on Rethinking the State Trials: The Politics of Justice in Later Stuart England Organized by Brian Cowan (McGill University) and Scott Sowerby (Northwestern University) and sponsored by the Newberry Center for Renaissance…

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Early Modern Books

History of the Book Lecture Presented by the Center for Renaissance Studies at the Newberry Library Friday, April 4, 2014, 2:00 pm Bruce T. Moran, University of Nevada, Reno Preserving the Cutting Edge: Woodblocks, Visual Knowledge, and Practices of Botanical … Continue reading

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