Bibliographies and syllabi from Folger Institute seminars

This article provides bibliographies and past syllabi from previous Folger Institute seminars, workshops, and colloquia. The list continues to grow; please contact if we missed one that would be of interest.

David Armitage

The Foundations of Modern International Thought, 1494–1713
Late-Spring 2002 Seminar

Christopher Brooks

The Legal and Cultural Worlds of the Early Modern Inns of Court
Spring 2012 Seminar

Palmira Brummett

Constantinople/Istanbul: Destination, Way-Station, City of Renegades
Fall 2007 Faculty Weekend Seminar

Jeffrey Jerome Cohen

The Scale of Catastrophe: Ecology and Transition, Medieval to Early Modern
Spring 2015 Seminar

Theresa Coletti

Periodization and its Discontents: Medieval and Early Modern Pathways in Literature
Fall 2011 Seminar

Julie Crawford

Cavendish and Hutchinson
Spring 2017 Seminar

David Cressy

Rogues, Gypsies, and Outsiders: Early Modern People on the Margins
Spring 2014 Faculty Weekend Seminar

David Cressy and Lori Anne Ferrell

Sites of Cultural Stress from Reformation to Revolution
Primary Sources
Summer 2004 NEH Institute

Cathy Curtis

More’s Utopia: Humanist Literature and Political Thought
Spring 2016 Seminar

Lorraine Daston

Observation in Early Modern Europe
Spring 2008 Faculty Weekend Seminar

Simon Ditchfield and Helen Smith

Narratives of Conversion in Reformation Europe, ca. 1550-1700
Fall 2014 Faculty Weekend Seminar

Lynn Enterline

The English Grammar School: Rhetoric, Discipline, Masculinity
Spring 2007 Faculty Weekend Seminar

Margaret J.M. Ezell

Acquiring Education: Early Modern Women's Pedagogies
Spring 2013 Faculty Weekend Seminar

Paula Findlen

Women on the Verge of Science: Gender and Knowledge in Early Modern Europe
Late-Spring 2003 Seminar

Brad Gregory

Afterlife of the Reformation: Embodied Souls and Their Rivals
Spring 2015 Seminar

Vanessa Harding and Kristin Heitman

London Bills of Mortality
Spring 2018 Symposium

Paul Halliday

Law as Politics in England and the Empire, ca. 1600-1830
Spring Semester Seminar 2013

W. Speed Hill

The Theory and Practice of Scholarly Editing
Fall 2001 Seminar

Benjamin Kaplan

Religious Conflict and Toleration
Spring 2005 Faculty Weekend Seminar

Roslyn L. Knutson

Theatrical Commerce and the Repertory System in Early Modern England
Fall 2003 Seminar

Karen Ordahl Kupperman

Texts of Imagination and Empire: The Founding of Jamestown and Its Atlantic Context
Summer 2000 NEH Institute

Theodore Leinwand, Kathleen Lynch, and Barbara A. Mowat

Shakespeare in American Education, 1607-1934
Spring 2007 Conference

Pamela O. Long and Pamela H. Smith

Experience and Experiment in Early Modern Europe
Summer 2001 NEH Institute

Diarmaid MacCulloch

The English Reformation, 1500-1640: One or Many?
Late-Spring 2004 Seminar

Steven W. May

A Manuscript Miscellany
Summer 2005 NEH Institute

Richard C. McCoy

Redefining the Sacred in Early Modern England
Summer 1998 NEH Institute

Barbara A. Mowat

Theory and Practice of Editing
Spring 1998 Seminar

Craig Muldrew

Connections, Trust, and Causation in Economic History
Spring 2008 Faculty Weekend Seminar

Michael Neill

Shakespeare: From the Globe to the Global
Primary Bibliography
Secondary Bibliography
Summer 2011 NEH Institute

David Norbrook

Lucy Hutchinson and the Cultures, Politics, and Historiography of the English Revolution
Spring 2019 faculty Weekend Seminar

Marcy Norton

Entangled Trajectories: Integrating European and Native American Histories
Fall 2013 Seminar

Ruth Perry

Ballads, Broadsides, and Eighteenth-Century Culture
Spring 2005 Seminar

Carla Gardina Pestana and David S. Shields

Empire and Culture in the Early Modern English Caribbean
Fall 2010 Seminar

J.G.A. Pocock, Linda Levy Peck, Gordon J. Schochet

1603: Kingship Renewed
Spring 2003 Seminar

Julia Rudolph and Carl Wennerlind

Debating Capitalism: Early Modern Political Economies
Spring 2015 Seminar

Claire Sponsler

Ritual and Ceremony: Late-Medieval Europe to Early America
Summer 2010 NEH Institute

Valerie Traub

Early Modern Embodiment
Spring 2004 Seminar

Evelyn Tribble

The Early Modern Book in a Digital Age
Spring 2001 Workshop

Nicholas Tyacke

The University Cultures of Early Modern Oxford and Cambridge
Fall 2008 Faculty Weekend Seminar

Virginia Mason Vaughan

Emerging Ethnographies in Shakespeare's England
Fall 2005 Seminar

Greg Walker and Kathleen Lynch

The Second Shepherds' Play and Early Drama Studies Workshop
Fall 2007 Workshop

Alexandra Walsham

The Reformation of the Generations: Age, Ancestry and Memory in England 1500-1700
Spring 2016 Seminar

Keith Wrightson

Mutualities and Obligations: Social Relationships in Early Modern England
Spring 2003 Seminar

Steven Zwicker

Habits of Reading
Summer 1998 NEH Institute