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Post Archives for July 2016

Manuscript Annotation and the digital humanities: The Archaeology of Reading

29 Jul 2016
Up to this point, the RECIRC team have been gathering data; recording evidence of the reception of female authors and their... »
From: RECIRC

Hanoverian Army in the Seven Years War 1756 to 1763

29 Jul 2016
Article with Karsten artwork here This book is worth getting »

Sedgemoor Merchandise

29 Jul 2016
If you're going to the Monmouth Rebellion event tomorrow at Bridgwater be sure to visit the Bridgwater Museum stall - they... »

Hanoverian Army in the Seven Years War 1756 to 1763

29 Jul 2016
Article with Karsten artwork here.  This book is worth getting »

Humanities Scholars Interested in Digital Publishing: A National Survey

29 Jul 2016
This invitation to participate in a national survey and posted on SHARP-L may be of interest to EMOB readers: Researchers... »

Meryl Streep Brings on the Rev War History

29 Jul 2016
When a major political party chooses Philadelphia as the setting for its national convention, it's no surprise that the speeches... »

Trump and the Myth of Independence, Part 1

29 Jul 2016
It’s a cliché that Americans are particularly prone to idolize the wealthy. This is sometimes interpreted as... »
From: memorious

Blended Learning Course Weeks 1 &

29 Jul 2016
Earlier in the year, I undertook an course on teaching foreign languages to dyslexic students with FutureLearn and the University... »

A ray of light: Jakob Böhme

30 Jul 2016
Could you resist investigating the letters of a shoemaker whose life was transformed by his observation of... »

Wadena Co. Historical Society presents ‘Fur Trade in Minnesota’ exhibit

30 Jul 2016
Wadena Co. Historical Society presents ‘Fur Trade in Minnesota’ exhibit: Explore the fascinating people and places... »

Lecture at Colonial Pemaquid highlights the archaeology of the early upper Damariscotta shipbuilding industry - Boothbay Register

30 Jul 2016
Lecture at Colonial Pemaquid highlights the archaeology of the early upper Damariscotta shipbuilding industry - Boothbay... »

The Modern Reenactor: Making Souliers de Boeuf

30 Jul 2016
The Modern Reenactor: Making Souliers de Boeuf: It only just hit me the other day: my first French and Indian War reenactment... »

Some PDF Information For Lyman Muzzle-Loading Firearms.

30 Jul 2016
http://www.lymanproducts.com/lyman/muzzle-loaders/pdfs/lyc-ml-general.pdf »

Shakespeare memories from the Bush

30 Jul 2016
Jim Morris with his scrapbook A couple of weeks ago I visited my brother-in-law James (Jim) Morris, who has lived on a beautiful... »

GOEX Black Powder Load Chart.

30 Jul 2016
http://www.goexpowder.com/load-chart.html »

Antique Firearms Restoration Blog

30 Jul 2016
http://www.cablesfarm.co.uk/a-beginners-gguide-to-clooecting-and-restoration-no5-shooting-muzzle-loaders/ »

Online Exhibition | Memento Mütter

30 Jul 2016
Papier-mâché eyeball model, late nineteenth century (Philadelphia: The Mütter Museum, F1993.701) ◊ ... »
From: Enfilade

Exhibition | History and Mystery: The NCMA British Collection

30 Jul 2016
Opening next week at the NCMA: History and Mystery: Discoveries in the NCMA British CollectionNorth Carolina Museum of Art,... »
From: Enfilade

Call for Papers | New Scholarship in British Art History

30 Jul 2016
From the conference website: New Scholarship in British Art History: Discoveries at the NCMA North Carolina Museum of Art,... »
From: Enfilade

Good-Faith and Virtue could they be Disunited? 1795

30 Jul 2016
A recent and highly anticipated addition to the collection at PsW headquarters is this incredibly rare copy of Good-Faith... »

The eyes have it … love tokens from the Georgians (mawkish mementos from the Victorians).

30 Jul 2016
  Eye brooch with diamond tear drop, shown courtesy of the V&A   Eyes on an ivory patch box, 1790’s.... »

Poste : « INHA : moniteur-étudiant/assistant(e) de communication »

30 Jul 2016
L’INHA recrute un moniteur étudiant / assistant(e) de communication au service de la Diffusion scientifique... »

Croome Court

30 Jul 2016
“Welcome to my office,” said Joe as he led the Friends of Lydiard Park group from the visitor’s centre... »

When Gen. Gage Proclaimed Martial Law

30 Jul 2016
I sometimes see people write that the arrival of Gen. Thomas Gage as royal governor of Massachusetts in May 1774 placed the... »
From: Boston 1775

‘My fellows’: John Heminges and Henry Condell

30 Jul 2016
SR OS 80/81046154. The Workes of Benjamin Jonson, 1616The title page is ‘The Catalogue’. William Shakespeare... »

Upcoming Books, Exhibitions, and Events for August 2016

30 Jul 2016
New Books One new release this month – Scourge of Henry VIII: The Life of Marie de Guise by Melanie Clegg is out August... »

Laurence Sterne, The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman

31 Jul 2016
IntroductionOpening Passage:I wish either my father or my mother, or indeed both of them, as they were in duty both equally... »
From: Siris

New Book | Richard Rawlinson and His Seal Matrices

31 Jul 2016
From Artbooks.com: John Cherry, Richard Rawlinson and His Seal Matrices: Collecting in the Early Eighteenth Century (Oxford:... »
From: Enfilade

Exhibition | A Handful of Dust: Pastel Portraits

31 Jul 2016
Unknown artist, A Market Woman with Fruit, eighteenth century, pastel on paper, 81.3 × 66 cm (Bath: The Holburne Museum)... »
From: Enfilade

Coventry v St John

31 Jul 2016
When it comes to family tombs, St Mary’s, Lydiard Park has the daddy of them all. The St John alabaster, black limestone... »

“Excepting only from the benefit of such pardon”

31 Jul 2016
Yesterday I quoted from Gen. Thomas Gage’s proclamation on 12 June 1775 declaring martial law in Massachusetts.Since... »
From: Boston 1775

Maronite Year LXIII

31 Jul 2016
The Maronite Catholic Church began, of course, as a religious movement, heavily focused on ascetic life, inspired by St.... »
From: Siris

Waggon

31 Jul 2016
 Went to an English Civil War Society event at Bradford on Avon yesterday and saw this in the Living History camp. Impressive »

‘Variety of fashions and forraign stuffes’

31 Jul 2016
‘If I should begin to set downe the variety of fashions and forraign stuffes brought into England in these times, I... »
From: Bex Unsworth

Kirsty McHugh, ‘Manuscript Travel Accounts of Scotland and Wales’

31 Jul 2016
Kirsty McHugh is a first-year doctoral research student at the University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic... »
From: CRECS//

Publication : Venezia e Parigi nel Seicento

31 Jul 2016
Laura DE FUCCIA : Venezia e Parigi. La pittura veneziana e la Francia: fortuna e dialoghi, Genève : Droz, 2016  ... »

Bourses GETTY (GRI et Getty Villa) 2017-2018

31 Jul 2016
The Getty Research Institute and the Getty Villa invite proposals for the 2017–2018 academic year. Deadline: October... »

Conceived by a bullet

31 Jul 2016
There are many cases of supposed virgin births in the early medical literature, but few are as wonderfully unlikely as this... »

Blended Learning course week 5

31 Jul 2016
Here is my reflective log on the final week of my FutureLearn Blended Learning Essentials course.  It’s certainly... »

Création d’une assocation pour l’étude du marché de l’art (avec son blog …)

31 Jul 2016
The International Art Market Studies Association (TIAMSA) was recently set up in London. TIAMSA is a non-profit scholarly... »

Fortnightly Book, July 31

31 Jul 2016
MrsD a while back mentioned Nathaniel Hawthorne's The Marble Faun, and that's the next fortnightly book. In high school I... »
From: Siris

The Dead London Chronicles

1 Aug 2016
Over at The Dead London Chronicles, our free Gothic tale continues…  On her return to where Alice... »

Dr Valentina Zovko, Institute of Advanced Studies @ UWA Free Public Lecture

1 Aug 2016
“The use of the term ‘freedom’ in diplomatic discourse of the Renaissance Dubrovnik”, by Dr Valentina... »
From: ANZAMEMS Inc

Friday 31 July 1663

1 Aug 2016
Up early to my accounts this month, and I find myself worth clear 730l., the most I ever had yet, which contents me though... »

English Law, Culture, Governance and Society, 1680s—1760s – Call For Papers

1 Aug 2016
English Law, Culture, Governance and Society, 1680s—1760s University of Adelaide 15-16 September, 2016 This workshop... »
From: ANZAMEMS Inc
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