Collecting the Sea: 1500-2015

Start: Apr 28, 2015 6:00:00 PM
End: Apr 28, 2015 9:00:00 PM

Throughout history, the ocean deep and its inhabitants have been a source of fascination and mystery to collectors, artists, writers, scientists and seafarers alike. Join us to explore how objects, species and myths of oceanic and oceanographic origins have been collected, interpreted, displayed and utilised, and to examine the ocean as a site of enchantment throughout this broad historic time period.

CenTraS Seminars: The language of interlingual subtitles

Start: May 5, 2015 4:00:00 PM
End: May 5, 2015 5:00:00 PM

Epic! Between Ancient and Early Modern Empires

Start: May 6, 2015 2:00:00 PM
End: May 6, 2015 7:00:00 PM

Hall of Realms
Andrew Laird (Warwick University), Lost beyond the Pillars of Hercules: Ulysses in the Early Modern Hispanic World

Audiences & Cultural Experiences in the Digital Age

Start: May 7, 2015 9:30:00 AM
End: May 7, 2015 5:00:00 PM

Timings tbc.

Pregnancy and False Pregnancy

Start: May 20, 2015 5:00:00 PM
End: May 20, 2015 7:00:00 PM

Mary I

It is a huge pleasure to welcome one of the foremost writers on early modern English women for a special lecture on the false pregnancies of Mary I and Mary Modena.

Bonds & Boundaries

Start: Jun 18, 2015 9:00:00 AM
End: Jun 19, 2015 7:00:00 PM

Bonds & Boundaries
The negotiation of traditional disciplinary boundaries is central to interdisciplinary study in the Arts and Humanities. In making new connections between disciplines we transgress boundaries and break down barriers, but in doing so, we forge new bonds and new relations between concepts, disciplines, and practices that previously did not exist.