Programs and Events | Newberry

Programs and Events

The Newberry offers programming in the humanities for scholars, teachers, and the general public. Unless otherwise noted, events are free, and no reservations are required. Many of our programs are recorded, and you can listen to them on our website.

E.g., 11/22/2017
E.g., 11/22/2017
Wednesday, September 27, 2017Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Ten-week Graduate Seminar
The application deadline has passed.
(This program continues for multiple sessions)
European Wars of Religion will be a journey into the excitement, division, chaos, and horror of religious reform and civil violence during the Wars of Religion in early modern Europe. The course will focus on cultural and social aspects of religious and civil conflict during the German Peasants’ Revolt, Dutch Revolt, French Wars of Religion, Thirty Years’ War, and British Civil Wars.
Friday, December 8, 2017
Alison Stewart–Bible stories across faiths. How one artist survived the Reformation and designed Bible illustrations for school boys, cardinal, and king. Lisa M. Kirch–Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Matthias Gerung’s Protestant and Catholic Title Page Designs