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Passions In Practice

Friday 17 May 2019 - Oculus Building, Room OC0.04

Friday 17 May 2019 - Oculus Building, Room OC0.04


Public Keynote Event - Everybody Welcome

(all afternoon; please book a free place with Sue Rae at by 13 May)

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1.30 - 2.30 'Passion in Practice' Workshop led by Dr Michael Meeuwis (English / Warwick)
[Introduction, points of departure and further readings]

2.30 - 3.30 Dr Naomi Pullin (History / Warwick)

‘Best Friends and Worst Enemies: Contrasting Passions in Early Modern Britain, c. 1660-1775’

3.30 - 4.00 Tea

4.00 - 5.30 Keynote by Professor Margrit Pernau (Max Planck Institute for Human Development / Center for the History of Emotions, Berlin)

‘Riots and the desire for passions. Violence, emotions and temporality, North India 1880-1947’
[Sample texts]

5.30 - 6.30 Wine reception and seminar series roundtable / conclusions