Sept 8: EMSI Newsletter

Please find the latest USC Early Modern Studies Institute newsletter below.  Of special note: Alexandra Shepard’s talk “Minding their own Business: Married Women and Credit in Early Eighteenth Century London,” on Sept 26 at the Huntington.

Saturday, September 26, 2015
Early Modern British History

Alexandra Shepard,
University of Glasgow

“Minding their own Business: Married Women and Credit in Early Eighteenth Century London”

Huntington Library
1151 Oxford Road, San Marino, CA
Seaver Classroom 3

10am-12noon

For more information about this event, please contact Lindsay O’Neill and Vanessa Wilkie.

Special Issue of Art History
Objects in Motion in the Early Modern World

September 2015
Volume 38, Issue 4

We are delighted to announce the publication of the September 2015 issue of Art History: Objects in Motion in the Early Modern World, edited by Daniela Bleichmar (USC) and Meredith Martin (NYU). This volume will also be available as a paperback book from Wiley in 2016.

This special issue originated at the USC-Huntington Early Modern Studies Institute Annual Conference, held at the Getty in May 2013.

Daniela Bleichmar was a Mellon Post-Doctoral Fellow with EMSI in 2004-2006 and an EMSI Faculty fellow in 2008.

Friday, September 25, 2015
Long 18th Century

Ayesha Ramachandran,
Yale University

Huntington Library
1151 Oxford Road, San Marino, CA
Seaver Classroom 1-2

10am-12noon

For more information about this event, please contact Emily Anderson and Felicity Nussbaum.

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Visual and Material Culture

William H. Sherman,
Victoria and Albert Museum

“Decoding the Renaissance: 500 Years of Codes and Ciphers”

USC, University Park Campus
SOS 250

12:30-2pm

This event is co-sponsored by the USC Visual Studies Research Institute.
For more information about this event, please contact Daniela Bleichmar.

USC-Huntington Early Modern Studies Institute
3502 Trousdale Parkway
SOS 153, MC 0034
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0034
email: emsi@dornsife.usc.edu

Director: Peter C. Mancall
Associate Director: Amy Braden
Research Assistant: Lauren Dodds

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