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The Intellectual Origin of the US Constitution Article 1, Section 9, Clause 3: An Important Contribution from Maryland

Scholars generally view that the Framers of the United States Constitution “recalled the historical tyrannies of Great Britain and France in establishing the prohibitions... The post The Intellectual Origin of the US Constitution Article 1, Section...

Neri's Travels

 “Roma,” Antonio Neri,from Tesoro del Mondo (Neri 1598–1600).The length and breadth of Antonio Neri's travels are far greater in thumbnail biographies and off hand remarks than can be substantiated by actual documentation. While...
From: Conciatore on 1 Feb 2021

Neri's Travels

“Roma,” Antonio Neri,from Tesoro del Mondo (Neri 1598–1600).The length and breadth of Antonio Neri's travels are far greater in thumbnail biographies and off hand remarks than can be substantiated by actual documentation. While stories...
From: Conciatore on 17 Jun 2020

Henry Laurens and the Grand Tour of Europe

In the fall of 1771, the South Carolina rice merchant Henry Laurens sailed to Britain with his teenaged sons. They toured the countryside and... The post Henry Laurens and the Grand Tour of Europe appeared first on Journal of the American Revolution.

Neri's Travels

“Roma,” Antonio Neri,from Tesoro del Mondo (Neri 1598–1600).The length and breadth of Antonio Neri's travels are far greater in thumbnail biographies and off hand remarks than can be substantiated by actual documentation. While stories...
From: Conciatore on 10 Jul 2019

Neri's Travels

“Roma,” Antonio Neri,from Tesoro del Mondo (Neri 1598–1600).The length and breadth of Antonio Neri's travels are far greater in thumbnail biographies and off hand remarks than can be substantiated by actual documentation. While stories...
From: Conciatore on 28 Sep 2018

Neri's Travels

“Roma,” Antonio Neri, from Tesoro del Mondo (Neri 1598–1600). The length and breadth of Antonio Neri's travels are far greater in thumbnail biographies and off hand remarks than can be substantiated by actual documentation. While stories...
From: Conciatore on 10 Nov 2017

Neri's Travels

“Roma,” Antonio Neri, from Tesoro del Mondo (Neri 1598–1600). The length and breadth of Antonio Neri's travels are far greater in thumbnail biographies and off hand remarks than can be substantiated by actual documentation. While stories...
From: Conciatore on 26 Dec 2016

Old Post Road

A coach of the middle of the seventeenth century: from an engraving by John Dunstall. In the winter of 1603-1604, Antonio Neri left Italy to visit his friend Emmanuel Ximenes in Antwerp. There is no way to know the exact path he took, but based...
From: Conciatore on 22 Jun 2016

Neri's Travels

“Roma,” Antonio Neri,from Tesoro del Mondo (Neri 1598–1600). The length and breadth of Antonio Neri's travels are far greater in thumbnail biographies and off hand remarks than can be substantiated by actual documentation. While stories...
From: Conciatore on 9 Dec 2015

Old Post Road

In the winter of 1603-1604, Antonio Neri left Italy to visit his friend Emmanuel Ximenes in Antwerp. There is no way to know the exact path he took, but based on the advice in Ximenes' letters and on well-established trade routes; a good estimation can...
From: Conciatore on 17 Jun 2015

Macbeth (Shakespeare; dir. Dave St-Pierre) Schauspiel Frankfurt

What happens when a German theatre hires a French Canadian choreographer to direct a play by Shakespeare? Something very Canadian. Dave St-Pierre’s staging of Macbeth at the Schauspiel Frankfurt is, in essence, a two-hour movement piece. The theatre,...
From: dispositio on 2 May 2015

Neri's Travels

“Roma,” Antonio Neri,from Tesoro del Mondo (Neri 1598–1600).The length and breadth of Antonio Neri's travels is far greater in thumbnail biographies and off hand remarks than can be substantiated by actual documentation. While stories of the glassmaker's...
From: Conciatore on 19 Dec 2014

The Old Post Road

In the winter of 1603-1604, Antonio Neri left Italy to visit his friend Emmanuel Ximenes in Antwerp. There is no way to know the exact path he took, but based on the advice in Ximenes' letters and on well-established trade routes; a good estimation can...
From: Conciatore on 18 Jun 2014

The Old Post Road

In the winter of 1603-1604, Antonio Neri left Italy to visit his friend Emmanuel Ximenes in Antwerp. There is no way to know the exact path he took, but based on the advice in Ximenes' letters and on well-established trade routes; a good estimation can...
From: Conciatore on 21 Oct 2013

Romeo and Juliet at the Schauspiel Frankfurt (Shakespeare/Bettina Bruinier)

My second Romeo and Juliet in Germany this year, and a much more satisfying production than Lars Eidinger’s at the Schaubuehne, which I saw in May. That’s not to say that the two productions were worlds apart: in fact, they approached the...
From: dispositio on 6 Jul 2013

Anne Frank

The persecution of the Jews, known by the haunting Hebrew word the Holocaust, meaning sacrifice, by the Nazis in central and eastern Europe occurred over a period of three years, 1942-45, although it can hardly be doubted that the Jews have been persecuted...
From: Conor Byrne on 12 Jun 2013

On the pleasure derived from objects of terror...

Viktoriapark in Berlin with neogothic memorial on Kreuzberg in the background The medieval period and its remains were romanticised by the authors of the Gothic novel with Horace Walpole, author of The Castle of Otranto (1764), being so obsessed...
From: Magia Posthuma on 26 Dec 2012

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