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Panels at the ASPHS, Barcelona, July 10-13, 2019

Here are the early modern panels in Barcelona this week (wish I could be there!): Thursday, July 11: 9:00-10;30 SESSION 1. Reconstructing “Moors” and “Moriscos”: Materiality, Text, Practice (Sala de graus A. Calsamiglia –...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 9 Jul 2019

CFP: Art History Conference at Durham University, UK, June 20-21, 2019

Canons and Repertoires: Constructing the Visual Arts in the Hispanic World 20th June 2019, 10:00 to 21st June 2019, 18:00, Senate Suite, Durham University Castle, Durham The Zurbarán Centre for Spanish and Latin American Art, in association with...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 27 Mar 2019

Panels at the RSA, Toronto, March 17-19, 2019

We go through the RSA program so you don’t have to. Here are all the panels that relate to early modern Iberia (Single papers on papers won’t make it here because I don’t have time to go through every one, sorry.) Sunday, 9:00-10:30...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 14 Mar 2019

Spanish Panels at the ASECS Conference: Denver, March 21-23 2019

These are the panels of interest to us at the 50th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies, held in Denver, March 21-23, 2019: Thursday 11:30 am-1:00 pm 36. The Black Legend in the Eighteenth Century I [Ibero-American Society...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 28 Feb 2019

Mediterranean Seminar: Symposium on Moriscos, Syracuse University, March

Memory and Polemics: A Symposium on Moriscos (2 March: Syracuse University) The conference “Memory and Polemics: A Symposium on Moriscos”  will be held on Saturday, March 2, 2019, from 9:30am. to 5:00pm, at Syracuse University (Syracuse,...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 19 Feb 2019

Colloquium at NYU, Feb 19: “Linguistic Heresies”

The NYU Department of Spanish & Portuguese Presents: Linguistic Heresies: Race, Nation, and the Archive in the Ibero-Atlantic World. Lunch colloquium with: Dr. Nicholas Jones & PhD candidates Rafael Cesar and Erica Feild. Feb. 19: 12:30-2:00 pm....
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 7 Feb 2019

SCSC Nov 2018: Chicago

After the AHA, my shameful tour of conferences that have already passed continues with the Sixteenth Century Conference in Chicago this past November. I’ll include panels that focus on Iberian concerns, but not single papers. ROUNDTABLE: TEACHING...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 6 Feb 2019

The Atlantic World before Jamestown

Professor Peter Mancall will be presenting a lecture on the sixteenth-century Atlantic World at the Newberry Library on Saturday, 2 February 2019 at 10 AM – 11:30 AM. “In the 16th-century Atlantic world, nature and culture swirled in people’s...

Regional Meeting of ASPHS: UCSD, Jan 19

The regional meeting of the ASPHS will be held at UC San Diego on Jan 19. The speakers will be: Allyson Gonzalez (Post-doc Yale): “Who is a Jew?  The Lost Library of Rafael Cansinos and the Politics of the Modern Marrano.” Renee Jennifer...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 3 Dec 2018

CFP: ASPHS Barcelona, July 10-13, 2019

Conferences 50th Anniversary Conference – Barcelona 2019 Call for Papers The 50th Annual Conference of the ASPHS will take place in Barcelona, Spain, from July 10 -13, 2019 at the Universitat Pompeu Fabra, hosted by the Institut d’Història...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 3 Oct 2018

CFP: “Knowledge & Governance in the Early Modern Spanish Empire,” Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, Nov 29-30, 2018

Knowledge and Governance in the Early Modern Spanish Empire Call for Papers November 29, 2018 to November 30, 2018 The relationship between knowledge production and governance has been at the centre of research on the...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 31 Jul 2018

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