Convenors: Liesbeth Corens (Queen Mary), Anne Goldgar (King’s College London), Ben Kaplan (UCL), Ulrich Tiedau (UCL), Joanna Woodall (Courtauld Institute of Art)
Meetings: Fridays at 5:15 pm at the Institute for Historical Research, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU. All meetings except 28 September will be held in Wolfson Room I, in the basement.
28 September – Gary Waite (New Brunswick), ‘Jews and Muslims in Seventeenth-Century Discourse: From Religious Enemies to Allies and Friends’ – to be held in Seminar Room N304, on third floor of IHR.
19 October – Jonas Roelens (Ghent), ‘Citizens & Sodomites. Perception and Persecution of Sodomy in the Southern Low Countries (1400–1700)’
2 November – Esther van Raamsdonk (Exeter), ‘Seventeenth-Century Anglo-Dutch Imagology’
30 November – Janet Dickinson (Oxford), ‘Drowned books and their histories: making sense of the remarkable cargo of a seventeenth-century shipwreck discovered off the Texel islands’
25 January – David Trim (Andrews), ‘The Sea Beggars and their Huguenot and English allies: Transnational Calvinist maritime cooperation, 1568–1577’
8 February – Matthew Champion (Birkbeck), ‘Chronological Devotions in the Fifteenth-Century Low Countries’
22 February – Suze Zijlstra (Leiden), ‘Anglo-Dutch Americas: migration and labor in New Netherland and Suriname’
8 March – Marisa Bass (Yale), ‘Monuments and the Making of History in the Dutch Republic’
3 May – Sietske Fransen (Cambridge), ‘Antoni van Leeuwenhoek: microscopist and draughtsman’
17 May – Matthew Laube (Cambridge), ‘The Acoustics of Violence in the Dutch Revolt’
We are grateful for generous support from the General Representation of the Government of Flanders in the United Kingdom.