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

Newberry Renaissance Studies Fellowships

Remember that if your project can be considered “Renaissance,” even loosely, you have a great chance of winning one of these, since CGU is a member of the consortium!  If you are interested in applying please contact Dr. Ferrell. Newberry Library Center for Renaissance Studies Consortium Fellowships The Newberry Library is now accepting fellowship applications… Read More Newberry Renaissance Studies Fellowships

11 Nov: EMSI Newsletter

Please note especially Molly Murray’s Huntington talk this Saturday, Nov 14, titled “Committed Linnets: Prisons and Pleasure in Early Modern England.” Saturday, November 14, 2015 Renaissance Literature Molly Murray, Columbia University “Committed Linnets: Prisons and Pleasure in Early Modern England” Huntington Library Seaver 1-2 1151 Oxford Road, San Marino, CA 10am-12noon For more information about… Read More 11 Nov: EMSI Newsletter

Newberry Library Winter/Spring Programs

If you are interested in applying to any of these programs, please contact Dr. Ferrell.  Some funding may be available to cover travel costs! Winter/Spring 2016 Programs for Graduate Students at the Newberry Application deadline for all winter/spring programs: December 1 Research Methods Workshop for Early-Career Graduate Students Poetry as Theology: New Theoretical Approaches to… Read More Newberry Library Winter/Spring Programs