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Field Trip to the Morgan!

Many thanks to the Morgan Library for their warm hospitality in letting us play around in their rare book collection! Highlights from the visit included a copy of Hanns Rüst's Mappa Mundi, De humanis corporis fabrica, and a fabulously grim murder ballad.

By | 2016-12-19T16:52:11+00:00 December 15th, 2016|Early Modern Working Group, Working Group|Comments Off on Field Trip to the Morgan!

Field Trip to Fales!

Exciting and rare opportunity this week! NYU's very own Charlotte Priddle gave the Early Modern Working Group a hands-on tour of some of the Fales' collection highlights of early modern cookery, including: Marthe Smithe her booke, a handwritten collection of 17th-century recipes bound in its original vellum, Early 18th-century seasonal cooking in Royal Cookery: Or, The Compleat Court-Cook. Containing [...]

By | 2016-12-19T16:52:11+00:00 November 7th, 2016|Early Modern Working Group|Comments Off on Field Trip to Fales!

Fall Semester Dates Announced!

The Early Modern Working Group is excited to tentatively announce our fall 2016 schedule:   Tuesday, September 13th: Informational Meeting and Semester Planning Tuesday, September 27th: Primary Source Show and Tell Tuesday, October 11th: TBD! Tuesday, October 25th: Faculty Highlight and Workshop Tuesday, November 18th: Paper Workshop Tuesday, November 22nd: Faculty Highlight and Workshop Tuesday, [...]

By | 2016-11-07T17:02:06+00:00 September 8th, 2016|Early Modern Working Group, Working Group|Comments Off on Fall Semester Dates Announced!