Vortrag zur Verteidung der Doktorarbeit an der Universität Konstanz im November 2018
Category: 18th century
Two publications featuring contributions by members of the former “Early Modern Revolts” research group are due out in November 2018.
Following a workshop in Dijon in September 2015, a special issue of the “Revue Internationale Histoire et Civilisation du Livre” will discuss the “mediatisation” of early modern revolts. The contributions will argue that the way in which revolts were communicated and commemorated influenced political discourse and political decision-making as much as the actual acts of violence.
Protected: Das Reich der Schriftlichkeit? – Untersuchungen zur politischen Identität in der frühen Neuzeit
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In June 1780, London was shaken by anti-Catholic violence which came to be known as the ‘Gordon Riots’. These riots expressed popular disaffection and fear in regard to the Catholic Relief Act passed by King and Parliament. But...