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                        Michaelmas Term 2017

This seminar was previously known as Comparative Social and Cultural History. It has now merged with the Early Modern European History seminar and been divided into this seminar and a workshop alternating week by week throughout the term.

The seminar meets on alternate Thursdays at 1.00-2.30 in the Senior Parlour, Gonville and Caius College. You are welcome to bring your lunch. Tea and coffee will be served.


19 October 2017       

Peter Burke (Cambridge)
Academies at Work and Play in Early Modern Italy


2 November 2017

Wayne Te Brake (Purchase College, State University of New York)
Religious War and the Cultural Politics of Peace


16 November 2017   

Alex Bamji (Leeds)
Sudden Death in Early Modern Venice


30 November 2017   




Previous seminar podcasts on itunes


Helen Pfeifer (Christ’s),
William O’Reilly (Trinity Hall),
Mary Laven (Jesus)


Michaelmas Term 2017 programme - print version forthcoming



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