Thomas Browne Seminar Schedule

///Thomas Browne Seminar Schedule

Thomas Browne Seminar Schedule

Thomas Browne Seminar Schedule

The Centre for Renaissance and Early Modern Studies, University of York will

be hosting the 3rd Thomas Browne Seminar on Wednesday 3rd June. V/120,


All welcome

2.00-3.00 Classical scholarship

Iain McClure (Kings College, London): ‘Milton’s “cany wagons light”, automata

and the vacuity of invention.’

Edward Paleit (Exeter): ‘English classical scholarship and the merces literarum:

the case of Thomas Farnaby’

3.00-4.00 Seventeenth Century Medical History

Simon Howes (Oxford): “By these Means and Helps, the excellent Hippocrates

arriv’d at the top of Physick”: Thomas Sydenham and the politics of the

Observationes Medicae.

Mark Jenner (York): ‘Country Tastes and a Chinese Touch? Sir John Floyer’s


4.30-5.30 Angus Gowland (University College, London): ‘Burton, Browne, and

Renaissance dream theory’

Contact Kevin Killeen: [email protected]

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