Mar 26: Norman Jones at The Huntington

The USC-Huntington EMSI Early Modern British History Seminar will be meeting this Saturday, March 26, at 10:00 am (donuts and coffee at 9:30). The seminar will take place at The Huntington Library’s Munger Research Center in Seaver Classrooms 1&2. Saturday’s speaker is Norman Jones, who is the Fletcher Jones Foundation Distinguished Fellow at the Huntington… Read More Mar 26: Norman Jones at The Huntington

Save the Date: April 1-3, Pacific Coast Conference on British Studies

Remember to save the date for the Pacific Coast Conference on British Studies on April 1-3, at the Huntington Library! This conference is an excellent opportunity to hear about new scholarship in the field, and meet fascinating scholars, and it’s all happening right here in Pasadena this year!  As an added bonus, graduate students will… Read More Save the Date: April 1-3, Pacific Coast Conference on British Studies

Mar 1: Professor Seth Lobis at CGU – Milton discussion and reception

Meet Professor Seth Lobis (Department of Literature, Claremont McKenna College) on Tuesday, 1 March 2016! 1PM-1.45 PM: Professor Lobis will discuss Book 6 of Paradise Lost  with ENG 366, “The Milton Seminar,” in the IAC Library. Interested members of the Humanities, ENG, or EMS community are welcome to cram into the IAC Library to hear… Read More Mar 1: Professor Seth Lobis at CGU – Milton discussion and reception

18 Feb: Theatricum Botanicum at the Claremont Colleges!

All Claremont Colleges students and faculty are warmly invited to this exciting Shakespearean movement, dance and rhetoric hands-on workshop on Thursday!  CGU early modern studies students are particularly encouraged to attend. What: Los Angeles’s Professional Repertory Shakespeare Company Theatricum Botanicum will conduct a workshop on Shakespearean movement, dance, and rhetoric. Where: Founders Room, Honnold/Mudd Library… Read More 18 Feb: Theatricum Botanicum at the Claremont Colleges!

French Renaissance Paleography at the Newberry Library

See the exciting news from the Newberry Library below! We are thrilled to announce that our new site is now live: French Renaissance Paleography A Newberry Library Project https://paleography.library.utoronto.ca/ A self-help tool that provides integrated access to an archive of historically significant, visually captivating manuscripts held in the collection of the Newberry Library and other… Read More French Renaissance Paleography at the Newberry Library

Special Opportunity: Mellon Summer Institute in English Paleography

Please see the below opportunity to learn paleography at the Huntington this summer.  This is an excellent opportunity to experience high-level paleography instruction and also get to know the Huntington!  Successful applicants are also granted a summer stipend.  If you are interested in applying please contact Dr. Ferrell.  Highly recommended! MELLON SUMMER INSTITUTE IN ENGLISH… Read More Special Opportunity: Mellon Summer Institute in English Paleography