The Renaissance Conference was held at the Newberry Library for many years prior to the founding of the Center for Renaissance Studies in 1979.
Organized by Hanns Gross, Loyola University Chicago, and Robert Bireley, Loyola University Chicago.
Richard Brown, Newberry Library
Renaissance and Counter-Reformation in Central Europe
Robert J. W. Evans, University of Oxford
Emperor Ferdinand II, Wilhelm Lamormaini, SJ, and the Ideology of the Counter-Reformation in the Empire
Robert Bireley, Loyola University Chicago
Marvin O’Connell, University of Notre Dame
Emile Karafiol, University of Chicago
Rudolf II and the Visual Arts: Problems and Hypotheses
Edward Maser, University of Chicago
Bohemian Protestants: The Next Assignment
E. William Monter, Northwestern University
Science and Pseudo-Science in Rudolf’s World
B. J. T. Dobbs, Northwestern University
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