Five College Renaissance Lectures

Lectures by Renaissance scholars from around the nation and the world. Four lectures are held each semester, on scholarly topics. Sponsored by Five Colleges, Inc.

Lecture free; $10 donation requested for dinner following lecture.

*February 26 Five College Renaissance Seminar 4:30 pm Malcolm Smuts, Professor Emeritus in History of UMass Boston presents “How the Elizabethan Monarchical Republic Failed to Build a Republican Monarchy: The Earl of Leicester and the Netherlands, 1586-7.” No reservations. Reading Room.

*April 9 Five College Renaissance Seminar 4:30 pm Jerry Passannante, Associate Professor of English at the University of Maryland presents "Catastrophizing: The Disaster of Renaissance Materialism." No reservations. Reading Room.