Dissenting Experience Research blog on early-modern nonconformity

Research Assistant needed 0

Research Assistant needed

Professor Vera Camden (Kent State) is looking for a Research Assistant in the summer 2014 (c.25 hours in total, perhaps slighly over) for archival work, especially at Dr Williams’s Library and other London archives, on the manuscripts...

Dissent and the Hanoverian Succession 0

Dissent and the Hanoverian Succession

‘Dissent and the Hanoverian Succession’, The tenth annual one-day conference of the Dr Williams’s Centre for Dissenting Studies (a collaboration between the School of English and Drama, Queen Mary, University of London, and Dr Williams’s Library) will take...

Dissenting Studies Seminar Series 0

Dissenting Studies Seminar Series

Ralph Stevens (Cambridge) will speak at the Seminar for Dissenting Studies on:  ‘The Toleration Act, Chapels-of-Ease, and the Legacy of Restoration Partial Conformity’ Wednesday 12 March 2014, 5.15-6.45pm, Dr Williams’s Library, 14 Gordon Square, London. All are welcome...

CFP: Huguenot Networks in Europe, 9-11 September 2015 0

CFP: Huguenot Networks in Europe, 9-11 September 2015

The Huguenot Society of Great Britain and Ireland is planning a 6th International Huguenot Conference for 9, 10, 11 September 2015. The conference, to be entitled Huguenot networks in Europe, 1550-1800: the impact of a minority, will be held at...

EMoDiR seminar 0

EMoDiR seminar

Tuesday 4th March, at the University of Verona, Helena Wangefelt Ström (University of Umeå) will speak on  ‘The petrifying eye of the beholder: Heritigisation of religion in Swedish 17th century travel journals’. The event is part of a series...

CFP: Godly Governance, York, 17-28 June 2014 0

CFP: Godly Governance, York, 17-28 June 2014

Godly Governance: Religion and Political Culture in the Early Modern World, c. 1500-1750 University of York (UK), 27th-28th June 2014 Religious and political thought have seldom been entirely separable, but this was especially the case following the seismic...

Richard L. Greaves Prize: Appointment of the Selection Committee 0

Richard L. Greaves Prize: Appointment of the Selection Committee

Did you know that since 2004, every three years, a research Prize in the memory of Richard L. Greaves is awarded by the international John Bunyan Society for a “for an outstanding book-length work of scholarship devoted...

Dissenting Studies Seminar Series 0

Dissenting Studies Seminar Series

The programme of the Dissenting Studies Seminar Series (January to July 2014) has been published. You can find it on the website of the Dr William’s Centre for Dissenting Studies, http://www.english.qmul.ac.uk/drwilliams/events/current.html. The series starts on Wednesday 8 January 2014  (5.15...

George Whitefield at 300 0

George Whitefield at 300

George Whitefield at 300 is An International Tercentenary Conference, sponsored by Aberystwyth University, the Manchester Wesley Research Centre, the Oxford Centre for Methodism and Church History, and The Jonathan Edwards Center at Yale University, that will take place...

Catalogue of Sects 0

Catalogue of Sects

Updated 24 June 2014 Following my July post on the difficulty of finding a nice header for this new website, and after many attempts ranging from photographs of rural chapels to manuscript records, we have finally settled...