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Experiencing Time in the Early Modern Period

2pm - 6pm, Fri, 17 Nov '17
Location: IAS Seminar Room, Millburn House, University of Warwick

Details of venue location.

28 places available in total.

Programme:
1pm lunch
2pm start of workshop
6pm end of workshop
6.30pm drinks - participants are welcome to come for drinks (self-funded)

7pm dinner - participants are welcome to come for dinner (self-funded, please see registration form)

Registration
Free to postgraduates and early career fellows whose funding doesn't cover research expenses. Register here
£15 (includes lunch and refreshments) for all other participants. Register here

£10 (without lunch, includes refreshments) for all other participants. Register here

The aim of the day is to explore concepts of, approaches to, and representations of time primarily in the sixteenth, seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, from an interdisciplinary perspective (historical, geographical and literary).

Speakers:
  • Dr Paul Glennie (Bristol)
  • Prof. Tony Claydon (Bangor) 'The Revolutionary Present: experiencing time in 1688'
  • Dr Marcus Tomalin (Cambridge) '"The time of darkness": Nocturnal Horology in the Long Eighteenth Century'
  • Dr Sarah Haggarty (Cambridge) 'Literature and Time in the Later Eighteenth Century'
  • Dr Tina Lupton (Warwick) 'Literature and Time in the Later Eighteenth Century'

chairs: Prof. Mark Knights (Warwick), Dr Bobby Xinyue (Warwick)


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