Renaissance Center
The first Five College Renaissance Seminar of the Fall 2014 semester will feature Cyrus Mulready of SUNY New Paltz. He will present his lecture, "#Shakespeare: Following Falstaff in Early Modern England and Beyond."

October 2, 2014
4:00 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies presents its annual Graduate Conference. The keynote speaker is Coppelia Kahn of Brown University.

October 11, 2014
9:00 am-4:00 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies presents its first Renaissance Wednesday Lecture of the Fall 2014 semester. The Renaissance Center welcomes Jean Howard of Columbia University: "Interrupting the Lucrece Effect? Representing Rape on the Early Modern Stage." 

October 15, 2014
4:00 pm

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies
This event is part of the Five College Renaissance Seminar lecture series. The Renaissance Center welcomes Christopher Pye of Williams College: "Political Aesthetics in the Time of Shakespeare." 

October 16, 2014
4:00 pm

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies
The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies presents its 6th Annual History of the Book conference. Speakers are Sonja Drimmer (Art History, UMass), Lisa Fagin Davis (Simmons GSLIS), and Alexandra Halasz (English, Dartmouth College).

October 18, 2014
9:00 am-4:00 pm

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies
The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies presents Matthias Bauer and Angelika Zirker speaking on "Authorship and Co-Creation in the English Renaissance: From George Herbert to Shakespeare" as part of the Renaissance Wednesday Lecture Series. 

October 29, 2014
4:00 pm

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies
The final Five College Renaissance Seminar of the semester will feature Russ Leo of Princeton University, and Visiting Fellow at the Renaissance Center, speaking on "Lodovico Castelvetro's Heterodox Poetics: A Protestant Aristotle."

November 13, 2014
4:00 pm

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies