Category: 17th century

Book project: “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...

Gewalt und ihre Bildsprache – Einladung zur Podiumsdiskussion an der Universität Konstanz

Ganz herzlich laden wir alle Interessierten – vor allem auch die Bürgerinnen und Bürger der Stadt Konstanz – zu einer öffentlichen Podiumsdiskussion über visualisierte Gewalt in Vergangenheit und Gegenwart ein. Mit dieser Diskussionsrunde eröffnen wir am 14. November...

“Visualizing revolt and punishment in early modern times” – Conference Session II

On 15th and 16th November, the second conference on “Visualizing Revolt and Punishment in Early Modern Times” will take place at the Bischofsvilla in Konstanz after the success of the first conference at Harvard last April. During the...

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 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...