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New Oxford Francis Bacon Website

New Oxford Francis Bacon Website The Oxford Francis Bacon critical edition has a new website for its project to complete a 15-volume critical edition of the works of Francis Bacon (1561-1626), the Elizabethan-Jacobean lawyer, natural philosopher, and statesman. The website includes details of the contents of each volume, published and planned, as well as the official […]

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Podcasts in Intellectual and Conceptual History

Podcasts in Intellectual and Conceptual History Podcast Series The ‘Crisis, extremes and Apocalypse’ research network was created in September 2016 under the aegis of the Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities (TORCH) and aims to shed as many perspectives as possible on these themes from the early modern period onward (from music and philosophy to […]

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Summer Course: Cities and Science

Call for Applications: Summer Course “Cities and Science: Urban History and the History of Science in the Study of Early Modern and Modern Europe” 18-27 July 2016, Central European University The CEU Summer University invites applications from graduate and doctoral students as well as early-career researchers to the course “Cities and Science: Urban History and […]

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Early Modern Experiments Calendar

Early Modern Experiments Calendar A new online Calendar of events and calls regarding pre- and early modern experimentation has been launched by Alberto Vanzo (University of Warwick) and Cesare Pastorino (Zentrum für Wissensgeschichte, Berlin and Technische Universität Berlin). To access and subscribe to the calendar, please follow these links: Website; Facebook; To view and download EMECalendar on Google Calendar, […]

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Preternature: New Titles for Review

Preternature: New Titles for Review Preternature provides an interdisciplinary, inclusive forum for the study of topics that stand in the liminal space between the known world and the inexplicable. The journal embraces a broad and dynamic definition of the preternatural that encompasses the weird and uncanny—magic, witchcraft, spiritualism, occultism, esotericism, demonology, monstrophy, and more, recognizing that […]

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Warburg Institute Appeal

Warburg Institute Appeal For those interested in the Warburg Institute, its former Director, Charles Hope, has an article in the current issue of the London Review of Books, detailing events and conversations surrounding the recent court decision. As the article explains, the Warburg Institute has suffered severe financial strains from its legal struggles, which are ongoing. Because […]

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Update: Save the Warburg Institute

Update: Save the Warburg Institute Following the recent Court judgment the Advisory Council of the Institute agreed that an open letter should be sent to the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the University of London, Sir Richard Dearlove, inviting the University not to submit an appeal but to  join the Institute in seeking […]

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Spanish Language & Culture University Courses & Programs in Granada

Spanish Language & Culture University Courses & Programs in Granada, Spain Language Training The International Centre of Higher Learning has been offering Spanish Language and Culture courses and programs in Granada, Spain since 1986. Faculty members have a wide experience and are fully qualified, with master’s degrees in Philology and Applied Linguistics. In addition all have […]

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