The Early Modern Research Centres organises regular seminars on Mondays in Autumn and Spring terms, two colloquia in Summer term, and in July hosts the biennial Reading Early Modern Conference.


Events Autumn Term 2017

Seminars will be held on Mondays at 1pm in G44, Edith Morley Building.


9 October: 'Disabling Shakespeare: Extraordinary Bodies on the Early Modern Stage'.

Dr. Morwenna Carr (Roehampton).


6 November: '"The Moving Closets of Brave Ladies, and Beautifull Virgins": Coaches Through the Male Gaze on the Restoration Stage'.

Gabriella Infante (KCL).


20 November: 'Labouring Literature: Writing About Work in Early Modern England'.

Dr Brodie Waddell (Birkbeck).



Previous colloquia and past seminars


Past events

Organized by the Italian Academies collaborative research project, British Library, Royal Holloway University of London, and the University of Reading, funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC).


Things to do now

Follow us

Contact us

The centre's director:
Professor Michelle O'Callaghan

Page navigation


Search Form

A-Z lists