Lecture in Early Modern History

Carte du Cap Francois de Saint Domingue, Ayer MS 257, Map197
Carte du Cap Francois de Saint Domingue, Ayer MS 257, Map 197.

Since the center’s inaugural Lecture in Early Modern History, given in 2008 by Anthony Grafton, this series has presented cutting-edge research by historians of note. Topics have ranged from early Italian Renaissance book publication and eighteenth-century learned societies to South American colonization, early Anglican theology, and Cromwell’s Ireland, presented by scholars from throughout the United States and the United Kingdom.

Past Lectures in Early Modern History

Upcoming Lectures

Saturday, April 11, 2015
Lecture in Early Modern History
Symposium on Latin America in the Early Colonial Period
Please register by 10 am Friday, April 10

This symposium aims to explore the complexities of Latin America during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, grappling with the multiple perspectives of the many Indigenous and European cultures involved in this time of contact and conflict.

Learn more about the keynote speaker: Laura E Matthew, Marquette University.