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Warrior Pursuits Soon to be in Paperback

Warrior Pursuits: Noble Culture and Civil Conflict in Early Modern France will soon be available in paperback. Johns Hopkins University Press is planning on releasing the paperback edition of Warrior Pursuits in November 2017. Johns Hopkins already has a website … Continue reading

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Flooding as a Military Strategy

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Flooding is part of life in the Netherlands. But, at least since the sixteenth century, humans have deliberately instigated floods as a military strategy. During the Dutch Revolt (1566-1648), dykes…

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Dissertation Seminar in History at the Newberry Library

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The Center for Renaissance Studies at the Newberry Library will be hosting a dissertation seminar in History in Fall 2016. Ph.D. candidates in Renaissance, Reformation, Early Modern European, Atlantic World…

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Art History Lectures at the Smart Museum

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The Smart Museum at the University of Chicago is offering a series of lectures in art history in April and May 2016. Northern Illinois graduate students are encouraged to attend…

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Graduate Seminar at the Newberry Library

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The Newberry Library is offering a graduate seminar on “Gender, Bodies, and the Body Politic in Medieval Europe” in Fall 2016. Northern Illinois University is a consortium member of the…

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Post-Doctoral Position in Religious History

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The Newberry Library is offering a post-doctoral fellowship in religious history in conjunction with its initiative on Religious Change in Europe, 1450-1700. Northern Illinois University graduate students who have taken…

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Newberry Graduate Scholar-in-Residence Program

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The Newberry Library in Chicago is offering residencies for graduate students researching and writing their dissertations.  Graduate students receive a carrel and have access to the impressive rare book, pamphlet,…

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