Other Renaissance Programs

Christine de Pisan, 1537, Case MS 5326
Christine de Pisan, Book of Prayers and Moral Lessons, 1537. Case MS 5326.

The Center for Renaissance Studies hosts a wide variety of afternoon or evening lectures and seminars, full-day symposia, multi-day conferences, and multi-week summer seminars and institutes.

Some programs are open to all, while some have limited enrollment. Please check the individual program listings below for registration information.

Cervantes Symposium

Dante Lecture

Symposium on Comparative Early Modern Legal History

Warwick-Newberry Collaborative Programs

Past Renaissance Programs — Other Seminars, Lectures, Symposia, Conferences, and Summer Programs

Upcoming Programs

Saturday, October 25, 2014
Other Renaissance Programs
Shakespeare Project of Chicago: King Lear
No reservations or tickets required

Directed by Peter Garino

Saturday, January 17, 2015
Other Renaissance Programs
Shakespeare Project of Chicago: 50-Minute Hamlet & 50-Minute Romeo and Juliet
No reservations or tickets required

Adapted by Barbara Zahora, Michelle Shupe and Peter Garino

Directed by Barbara Zahora

Saturday, February 28, 2015
Other Renaissance Programs
Shakespeare Project of Chicago: Macbeth
No reservations or tickets required

Directed by David Skidmore

Saturday, April 11, 2015
Lecture in Early Modern History
Symposium on Latin America in the Early Colonial Period
Please register by 10 am Friday, April 10

This symposium aims to explore the complexities of Latin America during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, grappling with the multiple perspectives of the many Indigenous and European cultures involved in this time of contact and conflict.

Saturday, April 25, 2015
Other Renaissance Programs
Shakespeare Project of Chicago: The Revenger's Tragedy, by Thomas Middleton
No reservations or tickets required

Directed by Peter Garino