EMA Newsletter: 27 July 2018

27 July 2018

CALLS FOR PAPERS

Text Artefact Identity:  Horace Walpole and the Queer Eighteenth Century

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Text Artefact Identity:  Horace Walpole and the Queer Eighteenth Century” (due 31 Aug, Twickenham, UK) is available here and under “Calls for Books, Articles…” in “Research.”

Perceiving Processions

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Perceiving Processions” (due 31 Aug, London, UK) is available here and under “Calls for Books, Articles…” in “Research.”

Defining Space:  Walls and Cities in the Early Modern World (Renaissance Society of America 2019 Conference)

The call for papers for the Renaissance Society of America 2019 Conference session entitled “Defining Space:  Walls and Cities in the Early Modern World” (due 8 Aug, Toronto, Canada) is available here and under “Calls for Books, Articles…” in “Research.”

EXHIBITIONS

Montepulciano and the Eternal City. Landscapes and Views From the Aesthetics of the Grand Tour to the Mid-Twentieth Century

Information on the exhibition entitled “Montepulciano and the Eternal City. Landscapes and Views From the Aesthetics of the Grand Tour to the Mid-Twentieth Century” (14 Jul-7 Oct, Montepulciano, Italy) is available here.

Ercolano e Pompei. Visioni di una scoperta

Information on the exhibition entitled “Ercolano e Pompei. Visioni di una scoperta” (28 Jun-30 Sept, Naples, Italy) is available here.

NEWS IN THE FIELD

UK Heatwave Reveals Remains of 17th-Century Garden at Chatsworth

This summer’s heatwave in the UK has revealed the patterns of an ornate 17th-century garden on the South Lawn at Chatsworth.  For more details, click here.

Palazzo Barberini Opens 11 New Rooms and Borromini Staircase

The 17th-century Palazzo Barberini in Rome has opened 11 rooms and the staircase designed by Borromini to the public — all spaces previously occupied by an Italian military officers’ club.  For more details, click here.

Museum of London Acquires 1815 Panorama of London

The Museum of London has acquired an 1815 panorama of the city, depicting the Palace of Westminster and other buildings before the 1834 fire.  For more details, click here.

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