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Society for Renaissance Studies, 5th Biennial Conference

Society for Renaissance Studies, 5th Biennial Conference University of Manchester, UK, July 9-11, 2012 The 5th Biennial conference of the Society for Renaissance Studies will be held at the University of Manchester. Accompanying events are being planned in the Whitworth Gallery, Chetham’s Library, the John Rylands Library, the People’s History Museum, the Royal Northern College [...]

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Early Music and Dance is an open access online journal created to provide a forum for scholarly studies of the cultures of early Middle Ages to the end of the seventeenth century. The scope is broad and includes historical and archival studies, music, dance, iconography, theatre, court festivals and philosophy. The site will draw together established scholars, students and professionals, who are engaged on relevant practical work, to exchange knowledge and awareness of new research developments. Early Music and Dance promotes international exchange and cooperation, new methodological ideas and interdisciplinary approaches.


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Early Music and Dance is dedicated to the study and performance of the dance and music of early Middle Ages to the seventeenth century and related arts and its contributors range from senior scholars to new voices in the field.  The journal welcomes original research and interdisciplinary articles revealing intersections with topics in other fields such as;