Adam Mosley (Swansea) '1577 and all that: early modern comets and their histories revisited'
22:18, Sat 9 Feb 2013
Adam Mosley of Swansea University presents his paper as part of the Early Modern Seminar Series. Dr Mosley addresses the history of early modern comets and the histories written about them.
(MP3 format, 53 MB)
Cesare Cuttica- 'Casting Light on a "Villain": Sir Robert Filmer (1588-1653) Between Patriarchalism and Patriotism in the Long Seventeenth Century'
09:01, Fri 11 May 2012
At a session of the University of Warwick's Early Modern Seminar, Cesare Cuttica of the Universite Paris 8- Vicennes, presents a paper outlining the argument of his forthcoming book Sir Robert Filmer (1588-1653) and the Patriotic Monarch: Patriarchalism in Seventeenth-Century Political Thought (Manchester: MUP, 2012).
(MP3 format, 43 MB)
Andrew Pettegree- Before the Daily. Getting the News in Early Modern Europe
18:59, Wed 14 Dec 2011
At a session of the University of Warwick's Early Modern Seminar, Professor Andrew Pettegree from the University of St. Andrews presents a paper entitled Before the Daily. Getting the News in Early Modern Europe
(MP3 format, 18 MB)
Catherine Kovesi- Luxury and the Ethics of Greed in Renaissance Italy
10:25, Sun 6 Nov 2011
At a joint session of the University of Warwick's Early Modern and Renaissance Seminars Catherine Kovesi from the University of Melbourne discusses Luxury and the Ethics of Greed in Renaissance Italy
(MP3 format, 13 MB)