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Starts: Feb 25, 2016 5:15:00 PM
Rabelais’s war machines: technology, analogy, and tripe
Jennifer Oliver (St John's College Oxford)
January 20th 4.30 - 7pm
Foster Court 307
All welcome, followed by a wine reception.
The Centre's First Edited Volume
Edited by Professor Helen Hackett, a collection of essays on the theme of early modern exchanges has just been published by Ashgate. See advert...
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: