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Teaching Timetable 2020-21: Renaissance Culture & Society (RS904)

Term 1: October - December 2020

N.B.: These sessions will take place in S1.66, on Tuesdays 10-12am, unless otherwise noted below (weeks 5 & 8 for example)

I. Political and Religious Culture

WEEK

DATE

TIME

PLACE

TUTOR

SESSION TITLE

READING

1 Tuesday 6th October 10:00-12:00 S1.66 Marta Celati

'Renaissance Political Thought in Fifteenth-century Italy: Mirrors for Princes'

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2 Tuesday 13th October 10:00-12:00 S1.66 Esther Van Raamsdonk

'Political and Religious Culture: the Ideologies of the First Anglo-Dutch War'

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II. Learning, Literature and the Book Trade

WEEK

DATE

TIME

PLACE

TUTOR

SESSION TITLE

READING

3 Tuesday 20th October 10:00-12:00 S1.66 Ingrid De Smet

Scholars and Printers

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4 Tuesday 27th October 10:00-12:00 S1.66 Ingrid De Smet

Centres of Printing and the Book Trade (student presentations)

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5

Tuesday 3rd November 11:00-13:00 R3.25 (Ramphal Building)

Rich Rabone and

Bobby Xinyue

'The Reception of Ovid's Metamorphoses'

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Additional reading 1

Additional reading 2

Week 6, Tuesday 10th November, there are no classes due to it being reading week
III. Intellectual Culture

WEEK

DATE

TIME

PLACE

TUTOR

SESSION TITLE

READING

7

Tuesday 17th November 10:00-12:00 S1.66 David Lines 'Italian Humanism and Scholasticism'

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8

Tuesday 24th November 10:00-12:00 H5.13 Paul Botley 'Erasmus of Rotterdam and the Idea of the Scholar'

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9

Tuesday 1st December

10:00-12:00 S1.66

Caroline Petit

Medical Humanism

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IV. Round Table: Renaissance Studies and Interdisciplinarity

WEEK

DATE

TIME

PLACE

TUTOR

SESSION TITLE

READING

10

Tuesday 8th December 10:00-12:00 S1.66 Beat K├╝min , David Lines and Lorenzo Pericolo

Round Table Discussion on Renaissance Studies and Interdisciplinarity

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