Events

Jewish Languages

Start: Jul 26, 2016 12:00:00 AM
End: Jul 27, 2016 12:00:00 AM

Jewish Languages
This conference aims to provide a platform for fruitful exchange on Jewish languages and linguistics by bringing together established scholars who have conducted pioneering work in the area with younger researchers who are contributing to this emerging field of enquiry. The conference will include contributions on key topics in Jewish languages, including morphology and syntax, lexicography, script, palaeography, writing and cultural identity.

Mary I (1516-1558). A Conference in her 500th Anniversary Year

Start: Sep 30, 2016 10:00:00 AM
End: Oct 1, 2016 4:00:00 PM

Decorative Capital Selection
England’s first Queen regnant, Mary I, the daughter of King Henry VIII and Queen Catherine of Aragon, was born on 18 February 1516, at the Palace of Placentia in Greenwich. The aim of this conference is to bring together scholars doing new work on Queen Mary herself, her joint reign with her husband, King Philip of Spain (1554-1558), and on England’s place in Europe and the rest of the world during her reign.