CFPs in Renaissance Intellectual History

James VI & I


Source of Information: CFP 2002-08-17
Date of Event: 2003-07-09 to 11
Location of event: Reading, UK
Deadline for abstracts etc.: unknown




First call for papers

JAMES VI & I

1567 - 1603 - 1625 

Quatercentenary perspectives

A multidisciplinary conference at the University of Reading 

Wednesday 9-Friday 11 July 2003 


Speakers currently include Conrad Russell, ­Jenny Wormald, John Cramsie,
Alan Cromartie, ­Susan Doran, ­Richard Hoyle, Natalie Mears, ­Mary 
Morrissey, David Trim

2003 will see the four-hundredth anniversary of James Stewart's 
accession to the English throne. Looking backward from this triumphant 
high point towards James's minority and personal government in Scotland,
and forward to his rule as first king of Great Britain, this conference 
will embrace both his reigns and all facets of the 'Jacobean 
Renaissance'. Proposals are invited on any aspect of Jacobean 
government, politics, religion, literature, art, architecture, or music.


Please send proposals or enquiries to

Adam Smyth (a.smyth@reading.ac.uk) School of English and American 
Literature, or

Ralph Houlbrooke (r.a.houlbrooke@reading.ac.uk), School of History

University of Reading,Whiteknights,

Reading, RG6 6AA

Further details will become available on our website:
 http://www.reading.ac.uk/english/EMRC.htm

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