The Italian Academies – The First Intellectual Networks of Early Modern Europe

….….….   Event Date: 17 – 18 September 2011 British Library Conference Centre The British Library 96 Euston Road London NW1 2DB The Italian Academies 1525–1700 Project presents: THE FIRST INTELLECTUAL NETWORKS OF EARLY MODERN EUROPE This major international conference is being hosted as part of the AHRC funded research project The Italian Academies 1525-1700: the first intellectual networks of …

Sloane’s Treasures: Texts and Transcription

……… Event Date: 16 July 2012 Eliot Room 4 British Library Conference Centre The British Library 96 Euston Road London NW1 2DB Sloane’s Treasures – Workshop 3: Texts and Transcription Sir Hans Sloane (1660-1753) was a doctor who collected curiosities with a passion. Although he always hoped society would benefit, he would be astonished at the scale of the enterprise …

Sloane's Treasures: Sloane’s Artificial Rarities

……… Event Date: 31 May 2012 Hartwell Room The British Museum Great Russell Street London WC1B 3DG Sloane’s Treasures – Workshop 2: Sloane’s ‘Artificial Rareties’ Sir Hans Sloane (1660-1753) was a doctor who collected curiosities with a passion. Although he always hoped society would benefit, he would be astonished at the scale of the enterprise he started…  Hans Sloane was …

The Arab Spring: Between Authoritarianism and Revolution

Centre for the Advanced Study of the Arab World in partnership with the Al-Saba Programme     Event Date: 12-13 March 2012 Durham University, United Kingdom The Arab Spring: Between Authoritarianism and Revolution   The recent uprisings in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) represent an unprecedented political shift in the Arab world. The long standing regimes in Tunisia and …

Jakob Bek-Thomsen – Tracing the Functions of Nicolaus Steno's Networks

….….….   Event Date: 27 June 2011 Royal Holloway in Central London Bedford Square 2 Gower Street London WC1E 6DP The Italian Academies 1525–1700 Project presents: Science, Learning and Censorship   Jakob Bek-Thomsen (Aarhus University) – Tracing the Functions of Nicolaus Steno’s Networks download PDF —————————————————————— accompanying images: ——————–   <<== back to main conference page share this entry:

Delphine Montoliu – Uomini di scienza e accademie scientifiche di Sicilia nel Seicento

….….…. Event Date: 27 June 2011 Royal Holloway in Central London Bedford Square 2 Gower Street London WC1E 6DP   The Italian Academies 1525–1700 Project presents: Science, Learning and Censorship Delphine Montoliu (Toulouse/Scuola normale, Pisa) – Uomini di scienza e accademie scientifiche di Sicilia nel Seicento ——————– talk: questions: ——————– <<== back to main conference page share this entry:

Andrea Lattes – Jewish Academies and the spreading of mystic manuals in seventeenth-century Italy

….….…. Event Date: 27 June 2011 Royal Holloway in Central London Bedford Square 2 Gower Street London WC1E 6DP   The Italian Academies 1525–1700 Project presents: Science, Learning and Censorship Andrea Lattes (Bar Ilan) – Jewish Academies and the spreading of mystic manuals in seventeenth-century Italy; ——————– talk: questions: ——————– <<== back to main conference page share this entry:

G. Cultrera – “Provando e riprovando”: il motto distintivo degli accademici del Cimento

….….…. Event Date: 27 June 2011 Royal Holloway in Central London Bedford Square 2 Gower Street London WC1E 6DP   The Italian Academies 1525–1700 Project presents: Science, Learning and Censorship G. Cultrera (Pavia) – “Provando e riprovando”: il motto distintivo degli accademici del Cimento ——————– talk: questions: ——————– <<== back to main conference page share this entry:

Michaele Favaro – L’Accademia udinese degli Ermafroditi fra curiosità scientifiche e censura religiosa

….….…. Event Date: 27 June 2011 Royal Holloway in Central London Bedford Square 2 Gower Street London WC1E 6DP   The Italian Academies 1525–1700 Project presents: Science, Learning and Censorship Michaele Favaro (Scuola normale, Pisa) – L’Accademia udinese degli Ermafroditi fra curiosità scientifiche e censura religiosa ——————– talk: ——————– <<== back to main conference page share this entry:

Maurizio Sangalli – Grazio Maria and Sallustio Grazi between the Venetian Academy and the Ambrosiana

….….…. Event Date: 27 June 2011 Royal Holloway in Central London Bedford Square 2 Gower Street London WC1E 6DP   The Italian Academies 1525–1700 Project presents: Science, Learning and Censorship Maurizio Sangalli (Siena) – Grazio Maria and Sallustio Grazi between the Venetian Academy and the Ambrosiana. The circulation of men, books and ideas in late sixteenth and early seventeenth-century Italy. …