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Centre for Renaissance and Early Modern Studies

Welcome to the Centre for Renaissance & Early Modern Studies

“The staff have been very helpful, welcoming and eager to impart their knowledge.  I have made great friends in my programme and together we've had fantastic opportunities…”

MA students, Castle Howard visit

Bringing together faculty and postgraduates from a wider range of disciplines than any other university in the UK

Humanties Research Centre, Berrick Saul Building

The Centre has its own dedicated space in the award-winning Berrick Saul Building

Postgraduate study area, Humanities Research Centre

CREMS is part of the University of York's Humanities Research Centre

Well placed for research into the rich archival and cultural resources found in and around York

A lively programme of seminars and conferences attracting scholars of international standing

The Centre for Renaissance and Early Modern Studies is a flourishing interdisciplinary community devoted to the study of the long 16th and 17th centuries. Find out more about our
MA in Renaissance and Early Modern Studies.

News

Breakfast Social for early modernists

Tuesday 13 April 2021

Breakfast Social organised by Professor Helen Smith


Shakespeare's Rivals - Solo Series 2020

Wednesday 17 March 2021

Shakespeare's Rivals Solo Series - Five Middeltonian Soloists available to watch


Spa Medicine and Body Politics in the British Atlantic World - Dr Amanda Herbert

Thursday 4 March 2021

For those that missed the Zoom seminar, the recording can now be viewed online.


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Events

Mon
26
Apr
Thu
29
Apr

The Art of Conversation in the Ottoman Literary Salon

CREMS Research Seminar with Helen Pfeifer (University of Cambridge)

Thu
6
May

Ties that bind: family and genealogy in the Mennonite diaspora from c.1550 to the present day

CREMS Research Seminar with Kat Hill (Birkbeck, University of London)

Thu
13
May

Student Baroque

CREMS Research Seminar with Sarah Knight (University of Leicester)

Thu
27
May

Milton's Anglican Hermit

The Annual Distinguished Patrides Lecture with speaker Professor Gordon Campbell (University of Leicester)

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