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

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

Newberry Library Fellowships Available!

Please see below for Newberry fellowship information.  If you’re interested in applying, please contact Dr. Ferrell. There’s just one month left to apply for the Newberry’s Long-Term Fellowships! Newberry Library Fellowships provide support to researchers who wish to use our collection. We promise intriguing and often rare materials from our world-class collections; a lively, interdisciplinary… Read More Newberry Library Fellowships Available!

Call for Papers: 2016 Newberry Multidisciplinary Graduate Student Conference

*CGU students may be eligible for some travel funding for this conference!  Please contact Dr. Ferrell for details.  Call for Papers: 2016 Multidisciplinary Graduate Student Conference Submission deadline: October 15 https://www.newberry.org/01282016-2016-multidisciplinary-graduate-student-conference Conference dates: January 28 to 30, 2016 We invite abstracts for 20-minute papers from master’s or PhD students from any discipline on any medieval,… Read More Call for Papers: 2016 Newberry Multidisciplinary Graduate Student Conference

Sept 25: Newberry Library Symposium

Funds are available to help with travel expenses, but do contact Dr. Ferrell immediately about them if you are interested in attending! New Approaches to Medieval Drama A Medieval Studies Symposium Friday, September 25 https://www.newberry.org/09252015-new-approaches-medieval-drama This symposium will bring together scholars from complementary disciplinary perspectives who are revolutionizing the ways we think about what medieval… Read More Sept 25: Newberry Library Symposium