Spring 2018

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.

Thursday, March 8th, 4:30 p.m.

Margorie Rubright - UMass

Thursday, April 5th, 4:30 p.m.

Jeun Cho - History Department - Amherst College
Topic:"Of Keepers and Stewards, or the Princely Business of a Northern Renaissance Court"


 Five College Renaissance Seminar In Book History

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

Thursday, March 1st @ 4:00 p.m.

Nancy Bradbury - Smith College
 Topic: “Healing Charms in the Lincoln Thornton Manuscript”

Thursday, March 22nd @ 4:00 p.m.

IlanStavans, Amherst College
 Topic: “Popol Vuh: Latin America’s Book of Creation.” 

Thursday, April 19th @ 4:00 p.m.

Kate Singer - Mt. Holyoke College
 Topic: “ "Hot Links and the Old Post: Keats's Epistolary Imagination in the Digital Age"

 Free and open to the public. No reservations. First come, first served.