The Early Modern and Eighteenth Century Centre was established in Spring 2017, growing out of the former Eighteenth Century Centre, the Early Modern Forum (a major AHRC-funded project), and the core strength in early modern history of Warwick's Department of History. Covering a large time period (1450 to 1850), the Centre works on major research projects, as well as providing an interdisciplinary forum for academic staff and postgraduate students in the Humanities, particularly History, English, French, History of Art, and beyond.
The Centre aims to encourage the exchange of ideas and research. It promotes dialogue with other research centres, both at Warwick and at other institutions. It hosts academic workshops and conferences. It enjoys close relations with the Global History & Culture Centre and the Centre for the Study of the Renaissance at Warwick, and is involved in several partnerships and networks with scholars and institutions around the world.
It is with great sadness that we have learned that Henry Cohen, passed away on Tuesday 2 February 2021. Read more here