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Thomas Harriot Seminar 2019

This year's Harriot Seminar will be taking place in Durham in September. More information will be available shortly.

Thomas Harriot Lecture 2019

Professor Felipe Fernandez-Armesto, William P. Reynolds Professor of History at the University of Notre Dame, will deliver this year's Thomas Harriot lecture at 5pm on Thursday 23 May 2019 in the Champney's Room, Oriel College, Oxford.

Professor Ferandez-Armesto's subject will be: "Both to love and fear us - how to found an empire in Harriot's day."

The lecture will be followed by an informal drinks reception at 6pm.

For further details, please contact Professor Robert Fox, Robert.fox@history.ox.ac.uk

All are welcome.

 

 

 

==================================================The Thomas Harriot Seminar exists to promote the study of the life and times of the Elizabethan mathematician Thomas Harriot (1560-1621)

The THS meets annually at the University of Durham or Birkbeck, University of London (on alternate years).

The THS welcomes any interested persons to its meetings. They are attended by scholars from Europe and America, but anyone with an interest in Harriot may attend. Postgraduate students who wish to attend may be eligible for a subsidy from the Seminar; applications should be made to the Chairman.

For further information please contact the Chairman, Dr Stephen Clucas, Reader in Early Modern Intellectual History, English and Humanities, Birkbeck, London, WC1E 7HX: s.clucas@bbk.ac.uk