CFP: Reading the Ancient Near East in Early Modern Europe
- CFP: Reading the Ancient Near East in Early Modern Europe
22-23 November 2012
University College Dublin and Marsh's Library
...This conference aims to restore the visibility and significance of classical writings on the ancient Near East in early modern European literary culture, to complicate our understanding of the ‘Renaissance’ values that emerged out of the engagement with the classical legacy, and to bridge the gap between the theoretical models of the contemporary and classical engagements between Europe and the East in the early modern period...
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