Sam Catlin on “Milton’s Infinite Commentary”

Please join the Renaissance Workshop
MONDAY, June 5, when

Sam Catlin
PhD Student, Comparative Literature
University of Chicago
presents the paper:

“‘Also it is written’: Milton’s Infinite Commentary”
MONDAY 5 June
5:00 PM

Wieboldt 207

**Please note the unusual location.**

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

If you would like to join our email list, please click here. We are committed to making our workshop fully accessible to persons with disabilities. Questions, requests, and/or concerns may be directed to Beatrice Bradley (bbradley@uchicago.eduor Jo Nixon (ejnixon@uchicago.edu).

Image Source: Rembrandt, The Blinding of Samson, 1636, Städel Museum

Rana Choi on Gresham’s Law and Shakespeare’s Plays

Please join the Renaissance Workshop
MONDAY, May 15, when

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

“Gresham’s Law As Significant Metaphor in Shakespeare’s Plays”
MONDAY 15 May
5:00 PM

Rosenwald 405

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

If you would like to join our email list, please click here. We are committed to making our workshop fully accessible to persons with disabilities. Questions, requests, and/or concerns may be directed to Beatrice Bradley (bbradley@uchicago.eduor Jo Nixon (ejnixon@uchicago.edu).

Image Source: Portrait of Sir Thomas Gresham by Antonis Mor, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam (Image via Flickr)

Abigail Marcus on “Henry Vaughan’s ‘Songs in the Night'”

Please join the Renaissance Workshop
MONDAY, May 1, when

Abigail Marcus
PhD Candidate, English
University of Chicago
presents the paper:

“Henry Vaughan’s ‘Songs in the Night’”
MONDAY 1 May
5:00 PM

Rosenwald 405

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

If you would like to join our email list, please click here. We are committed to making our workshop fully accessible to persons with disabilities. Questions, requests, and/or concerns may be directed to Beatrice Bradley (bbradley@uchicago.eduor Jo Nixon (ejnixon@uchicago.edu).

Image Source: Vaughan, Henry. Silex Scintillans: or Sacred Poems and Private Ejaculations. London, 1650.

Brian Maxson on “The Late Medieval Audience of Renaissance Humanism”

Please join the Renaissance Workshop
and the Early Modern Workshop
MONDAY, April 3, when

Brian Maxson
Associate Professor, History
East Tennessee State University
presents the paper:

“The Late Medieval Audience of Renaissance Humanism: Two Case Studies”
MONDAY 3 April
5:00 PM

Pick 319

***Please note the unusual location.***

The materials, to be read in advance, have been distributed to the Renaissance Workshop mailing list and are available with password in the post above. Light refreshments will be served.

If you would like to join our email list, please click here. We are committed to making our workshop fully accessible to persons with disabilities. Questions, requests, and/or concerns may be directed to Beatrice Bradley (bbradley@uchicago.eduor Jo Nixon (ejnixon@uchicago.edu).

Image Source: Poggio Bracciolini, Storia Fiorentina, c. 1470, The Vatican Apostolic Library.

Stephanie Shirilan on “Air’s Murkiness in Macbeth

Please join the Renaissance Workshop
WEDNESDAY, March 29, when

Stephanie Shirilan
Associate Professor, English
Syracuse University
presents the paper:

“Air’s Murkiness in Macbeth
WEDNESDAY 29 March
5:00 PM

Rosenwald 405

***Please note the unusual day.***

The materials, to be read in advance, have been distributed to the Renaissance Workshop mailing list and are available with password in the post above. Light refreshments will be served.

If you would like to join our email list, please click here. We are committed to making our workshop fully accessible to persons with disabilities. Questions, requests, and/or concerns may be directed to Beatrice Bradley (bbradley@uchicago.eduor Jo Nixon (ejnixon@uchicago.edu).

Image Source: Boyle, Robert. New experiments physico-mechanical touching the spring of the air and its effects. Oxford: Printed by H. Hall for Tho. Robinson, 1662.