Timothy Harrison on “Natality and Empiricism”

Please join the Renaissance Workshop
FRIDAY, June 7, when

Timothy Harrison
Assistant Professor
Department of English
University of Chicago
presents the paper:

Natality and Empiricism
FRIDAY, 7 June
10:00-11:30
Location TBD

The paper, to be read in advance, will be distributed to the Renaissance Workshop mailing list and is available in the post below with a password. Light refreshments will be served.

Please note the unusual time and place.

If you would like to join our mailing list, please click here. We are committed to making our workshop fully accessible to all persons. Questions, requests, and/or concerns may be directed to Jo Nixon (ejnixon@uchicago.edu) or Michal Zechariah (michalz@uchicago.edu).

Image: Du Coudray, Abrégé de l’art des accouchements dans lequel on donne les préceptes nécessaires pour le mettre heureusement en pratique, 1777.

Beatrice Bradley on “Residue in Tasso, Spenser, Shakespeare”

Please join the Renaissance Workshop
MONDAY, May 20, when

Beatrice Bradley
PhD Candidate
Department of English
University of Chicago
presents the paper:

“Residue in Tasso, Spenser, Shakespeare”
MONDAY, May 20

5:00-6:30
Rosenwald 405

The paper, to be read in advance, will be distributed to the Renaissance Workshop mailing list and is available with a password in the post below. Light refreshments will be served.

If you would like to join our mailing list, please click here. We are committed to making our workshop accessible to all persons. Questions, requests, and/or concerns should be directed to Jo Nixon (ejnixon@uchicago.edu) or Michal Zechariah (michalz@uchicago.edu).

Images: John Melhuish Strudwick, Acrasia. c. 1888. Leicester Galleries.

Rana Choi on “Style in Marlowe’s Dr. Faustus”

Please join the Renaissance Workshop
MONDAY, May 6, when

Rana Choi
Postdoctoral Scholar, Comparative Literature
University of Chicago
presents the paper:

“Style in Marlowe’s Dr. Faustus”
MONDAY, 6 May
5:00-6:30
Rosenwald 405

There is no pre-circulated paper for this workshop. Light refreshments will be served.

If you would like to join our mailing list, please click here. We are committed to making our workshop accessible to all persons. Questions, requests, and/or concerns should be directed to Jo Nixon (ejnixon@uchicago.edu) or Michal Zechariah (michalz@uchicago.edu).

Image: Landscape with the Fall of Icarus. Royal Museum of Fine Arts in Belgium. c. 1558.

Ryan Campagna on “Early Modern Imaginings of Skin and Soul: Margaret Cavendish’s Fictional Experimentation with Henry More”

Please join the Renaissance Workshop
MONDAY, April 22, when

Ryan Campagna
PhD Student
Department of English
University of Chicago
presents the paper:

“Early Modern Imaginings of Skin and Soul: Margaret Cavendish’s Fictional Experimentation with Henry More”
MONDAY, April 22

5:00-6:30
Rosenwald 405

For this workshop, there is no pre-circulated paper. Light refreshments will be served.

If you would like to join our mailing list, please click here. We are committed to making our workshop accessible to all persons. Questions, requests, and/or concerns should be directed to Jo Nixon (ejnixon@uchicago.edu) or Michal Zechariah (michalz@uchicago.edu).

Image: Detail from Michaelangelo, The Last Judgment. 1536-41.

Joe Moshenska on “Iconoclasm as Child’s Play”

Please join the Renaissance Workshop
MONDAY, April 15, when

Joe Moshenska
Assistant Professor and Beaverbrook and Bouverie Tutorial Fellow
English
University College, University of Oxford
presents the paper:

“Iconoclasm as Child’s Play: Spenser’s Toys”
MONDAY, 15 April
5:00-6:30
Cobb 409

Please note the unusual week and location.

The paper, to be read in advance, will be distributed to the Renaissance Workshop mailing list and is available with a password in the post below. Light refreshments will be served.

If you would like to join our mailing list, please click here. We are committed to making our workshop fully accessible to all persons. Questions, requests, and/or concerns may be directed to Jo Nixon (ejnixon@uchicago.edu) or Michal Zechariah (michalz@uchicago.edu).

Image: “Holy Family at Work” from The Hours of Catherine of Cleaves. c. 1440.
Via The Morgan Library and Museum

Joshua Scodel on “‘Care’ and Generic Innovation in Ben Jonson and John Milton”

Please join the Renaissance Workshop
MONDAY, April 8, when

Joshua Scodel
Helen A. Regenstein Professor
English and Comparative Literature
University of Chicago
presents the paper:

“‘Care’ and Generic Innovation in Ben Jonson and John Milton”
MONDAY, April 8

5:00-6:30
Rosenwald 405

The paper, to be read in advance, will be distributed to the Renaissance Workshop mailing list and is available with a password in the post below. Light refreshments will be served.

If you would like to join our mailing list, please click here. We are committed to making our workshop accessible to all persons. Questions, requests, and/or concerns should be directed to Jo Nixon (ejnixon@uchicago.edu) or Michal Zechariah (michalz@uchicago.edu).

Images: Abraham van Blijenberch, Ben Jonson. c. 1617, and Anonymous, Portrait of Milton. c. 1629.