Category: France

Conferences on rebellion in Madrid

  “Maison de Velázquez” in Madrid will soon host two conferences on rebellions, revolts and crisis communication in early modern times. The conferences will be held in French and Spanish.  Contributions especially focus on the communicational aspects of conflict and resistance. Relating rebellions to the...

Coming soon: “Writing rebellion in early modern diplomacy”

In a collaborative endeavour, the research group “Revolts as Communicative Events in the Early Modern Period” based in Konstanz, Germany, has assembled scholars from all across Europe (including Russia) and the United States to contribute collectively to ongoing academic debates on early modern diplomacy. We...

Conference paper “Irish Tears and Miserable Waldensians: Images of Religious Persecution in the Dutch Republic”

In November 2014, scholars from several universities in Western and Eastern Europe will meet at the University of Konstanz, Germany, to discuss the visualisation of power, resistance and punishment in early modern times. The overall aim of our conference is to find cross-cultural links as...

Conference paper “Staging and visualizing rituals of punishment between Occident and Orient: a clash of cultures between Russia and “the West”?”

In November 2014, scholars from several universities in Western and Eastern Europe will meet at the University of Konstanz, Germany, to discuss the visualisation of power, resistance and punishment in early modern times. The overall aim of our conference is to find cross-cultural links as...

Conference Paper “A revolting punishment: disembowelment during the French Wars of Religion”

In November 2014, scholars from several universities in Western and Eastern Europe will meet at the University of Konstanz, Germany, to discuss the visualisation of power, resistance and punishment in early modern times. The overall aim of our conference is to find cross-cultural links as...