Category Archives: Conferences

Theatre on the Move in Times of Conflict (1750-1850) – Call for Papers

Conference CFP: Theatre on the Move in Times of Conflict (1750-1850) University of Oxford, Magdalen College, 18-19 September 2019 This conference seeks to explore the movement of theatre across linguistic, cultural, and national boundaries between 1750 and 1850, with a … Continue reading

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Winckelmann Conference

Dr. Lucy Russell and Dr. Fiona Gatty are hosting at Christ Church on Winckelmann  as part of theEuropean celebration of Winckelmann’s jubilee. It also coincides with the opening of the ‘Winckelmann and curiosity in the eighteenth-century gentleman’s library’ exhibition at … Continue reading

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Conference: ‘Change of Air: Atmosphere, Health, and Locality in the Romantic Era, 1760-1840’

‘Change of Air: Atmosphere, Health, and Locality in the Romantic Era, 1760-1840’   14th September 2018 University of Oxford, Radcliffe Humanities Building, 3rd Floor Seminar Room.   The pursuit of a ‘change of air’, and its supposed effects on mental and physical health, … Continue reading

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Maria Theresa (1717-1780): Tercentenary Workshop

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Enlightened Princesses: Britain and Europe, 1700-1820 Symposium

Kensington Palace, Hampton Court Palace, and the Tower of London, 29–31 October 2017 Caroline of Ansbach (1683–1737), Augusta of Saxe-Gotha (1719–1772), and Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1744–1818), three Protestant German princesses, became variously Princess of Wales, Queen Consort, and Princess Dowager … Continue reading

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‘The Unnatural Life at the Writing-Desk’: Women’s Writing across the Long Eighteenth Century – BLOG POST

Here is Joanna Raisbeck’s blog post (for the Taylorian’s website) about the exhibition she co-curated with Kelsey Rubin-Detlev and Ben Shears: The Unnatural Life at the Writing-Desk’: Women’s Writing across the Long Eighteenth Century. The exhibition was organised in conjunction with … Continue reading

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Art of Power: The 3rd Earl of Bute, Politics and Collecting in Enlightenment Britain Symposium (2-4 October 2017)

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CFP: Molds as Cultural and Material Mediators

College Art Association Annual Conference, 21 February to 24 February, Los Angeles Convention Center, USA Molds, used in a variety of artistic and artisanal practices, are understood as a means of creating an exact likeness. Through the use of the … Continue reading

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RECSO ANNUAL CONFERENCE – still time to register!

Women, Authorship, and Identity in the Long Eighteenth Century: New Methodologies Registration is now open for the one-day conference ‘Women, Authorship, and Identity in the Long Eighteenth Century: New Methodologies’ on Saturday 17th June. Please email joanna.raisbeck@some.ox.ac.uk and kelsey.rubin-detlev@mod-langs.ox.ac.uk by Saturday 3 … Continue reading

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RECSO ANNUAL CONFERENCE: REGISTRATION NOW OPEN

Women, Authorship, and Identity in the Long Eighteenth Century: New Methodologies Registration is now open for the one-day conference ‘Women, Authorship, and Identity in the Long Eighteenth Century: New Methodologies’ on Saturday 17th June. Please email joanna.raisbeck@some.ox.ac.uk and kelsey.rubin-detlev@mod-langs.ox.ac.uk by … Continue reading

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