Tagged: Women

InvenCaP Blog – Forgotten Voices from the Lothbury Square Church Book: Baptist Wives and their Jewish Christian Husbands 0

InvenCaP Blog – Forgotten Voices from the Lothbury Square Church Book: Baptist Wives and their Jewish Christian Husbands

By Mark Burden In a previous blog, ‘Sabbatarianism, Literary Form, and the Lothbury Square Church Book’, I explored various misconceptions which have arisen from historians’ interpretations of the so-called More-Chamberlen church book of 1652-4 (Bodleian Library Rawlinson...

New Critical Studies on Quaker Women: 1650-1800 0

New Critical Studies on Quaker Women: 1650-1800

New Critical Studies on Quaker Women: 1650-1800 The corpus of Quaker women’s history and literature offers one of the most fascinating studies of gender across all centuries and continents. This small group of women pioneers, activists, prophets...

Baptist Women 0

Baptist Women

Rachel Adcock has just published her monograph, Baptist Women’s Writings in Revolutionary Culture, 1640-1680 (Ashgate, 2015, 232p, ISBN 978-1-4724-5706-6). ‘Although literary-historical studies have often focused on the range of dissenting religious groups and writers that flourished during the English Revolution,...

Seminar in Dissenting Studies 0

Seminar in Dissenting Studies

DR WILLIAMS’S CENTRE FOR DISSENTING STUDIES Seminar in Dissenting Studies, the Lecture Hall, Dr Williams’s Library, 14 Gordon Square, London WC1H 0AR. All are welcome. Wednesday 17 June 2015 5.15 to 6.45 pm Timothy Whelan (Georgia Southern), ‘Mary Hays...

The Lucy Hutchinson Conference 0

The Lucy Hutchinson Conference

Make sure you visit the website of the Centre for Early Modern Studies (University of Oxford) for details about the Lucy Hutchinson Conference, to be held at St Edmund Hall, Oxford, on Thursday 28 november 2013. You...

CFP: Early Modern Women, Religion, and the Body 0

CFP: Early Modern Women, Religion, and the Body

This is a CFP forwarded by Rachel Adcock (Loughborough) that might be of interest to those working on dissenting women: 22-23 July 2014, Loughborough University. Plenary speakers: Professor Mary Fissell (Johns Hopkins) and Dr Katharine Hodgkin (University...