Centre for Medieval and Renaissance Studies

Centre for Medieval and Renaissance Studies

Researching the cultures and codes that pervade Western civilisation and inspire much of our cultural imagination to this day.

The Centre for Medieval and Renaissance Studies is part of the School of Philosophical, Historical, and International Studies.

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Body in the City celebrates success of conference “Representing Infirmity: Diseased Bodies in Renaissance and Early Modern Italy”

Body in the City celebrates success of conference “Representing Infirmity: Diseased Bodies in Renaissance and Early Modern Italy”

The much anticipated international conference “Representing Infirmity: Diseased Bodies in Renaissance and Early Modern Italy” was held at the Monash University Prato Centre on 13-15 December 2017.

John Henderson’s keynote at Prato now available for viewing: “Religion, Medicine and Art in the Time of Plague: Florence 1630-33”

John Henderson’s keynote at Prato now available for viewing: “Religion, Medicine and Art in the Time of Plague: Florence 1630-33”

On 13 December John Henderson (Birkbeck, University of London, and Monash University) delivered his highly anticipated keynote lecture to kick off the international conference “Representing Infirmity: Diseased Bodies in Renaissance and Early Modern Italy” held at the Monash University Prato Centre.

Routledge book series confirmed for Body in the City Focus Program

Monash scholars in The Body in the City Focus Program last week received the exciting news that their book series has been accepted for publication by Routledge.

Our annual symposia celebrate CMRS research

Every year, the CMRS holds an annual symposium, convened by a team of senior HDR students.

11 August 2017
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Annual research fellowships available in Prato

The CMRS offers an annual Bill Kent Prato HDR Research Fellowship. Applications are typically due in June and forms are available from the CMRS Postgraduate Committee or by emailing Kathleen Neal.

11 August 2017
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