This new series will showcase the research of doctoral students from across UCL working in Medieval, Renaissance or Early Modern Studies. All welcome, followed by a wine reception. More...
Starts: Dec 4, 2014 5:30:00 PM
- University College London and King's College London
- 5-6 December 2014
Travel and Writing in the Global Renaissance: Revisiting the Peregrination of Fernão Mendes Pinto (1614-2014)
University College London and King's College London present a two-day conference bringing together experts in the literature and history of the early modern Portuguese world to discuss the "Peregrination" of Fernão Mendes Pinto (1614).
To download a copy of the programme click here.
Three members of the Centre (Isabelle Moreau, Thibaut Maus de Rolley and Alexander Samson) are participating in a project funded by the British Academy, which seeks to examine the transnational exchanges that drove forward the development of new forms of prose fiction. See our blog for posts, book of the month and bibliographies.
The Centre is one of five institutions alongside the Universities of Amsterdam, Basel, Munster and Pamplona participating in a project on the ways that Spain responded to the leyenda negra after 1580. It is funded by Holland's NWO under their Internationalization of the Humanities scheme and will run from January 2013 until the end of 2016. For further details contact Alexander Samson.
UCL Dutch has developed an online resource for the History of the Low Countries: