Warwick-Newberry Summer Workshop: Reading Publics in Fifteenth- and Sixteenth-Century Renaissance Europe
Vernacular Literature, Platonism, Philosophy, and Medicine
Held at the University of Warwick, Coventry, England
Application deadline: Friday, March 9
Workshop dates: Monday, July 9, to Friday, July 20, 2012
Directed by Simon Gilson, David Lines, and Maude Vanhaelen, University of Warwick
Participants will consider the role of reading in fostering networks, developing ideas, and forging ideological beliefs; the differences and similarities between print and manuscript cultures; and comparisons between reading practices and networks in Italy and other European countries.
Eligibility: Open to advanced graduate students and early postdoctoral scholars in any relevant discipline. Limited enrollment by competitive application; applicants from Center for Renaissance Studies consortium institutions have priority.
Funding: Non-local participants receive housing, meals, and travel expenses.
To apply: Application materials will be uploaded online; see the website above for a link to the application page. If you have questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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This is one of a series of collaborative programs between the University of Warwick Centre for the Study of the Renaissance and the Newberry Center for Renaissance Studies, funded by a generous grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
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