We will welcome Dr Andy Kesson (Reader in the Department of English and Creative Writing at the University of Roehampton) as our first Visiting Speaker of 2017-2018. Drawing on his work as Principal Investigator for the AHRC-funded Before Shakespeare project, Continue reading Andy Kesson, ‘”Peculiar houses”: building theatres in early modern London’
On Wednesday 7 June we will be running a ‘SCEMS research projects day’, which will provide an opportunity for colleagues to hear about early modern research projects in development, and also some which are in progress. We have a number Continue reading SCEMS Research Project Day
Renaissance Reborn A student conference at the University of Sheffield 3 May 2017 HRI Feel free to attend just one or a couple of the panels if you cannot come to the entire event, but please register in advance.
Featuring compact presentations from Rachel Askew, Adam James Smith, Amy Jackson and Seth Mehl, followed by panel discussion and Q&A. Members of SCEMS are at work developing and researching fresh project opportunities. Hear about Castlegate, Thomason’s Newsbooks, and Sheffield: Protest. Continue reading SCEMS Windows into Research: Projects
This lunchtime session of the Early Modern Forum will hear from two researchers who use digital technology to assist their early modern investigations: Courtenay Crichton-Turley (Archaeology) and Will Finley (History).
The Society for Post-Medieval Archaeology mark their 50th anniversary with a special Congress at the University of Sheffield. SCEMS members including Rachel Askew, Katherine Fenelly, and Sam Garwood are heavily involved in organising this event. More details are available on Continue reading Society for Post- Medieval Archaeology 50th anniversary Congress