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Appel à communication : Transition(s): concept, methods and case studies (Liege, 30-31 Jan 18)

Justus Sustermans, Portrait de Galilée, 1636, huile sur toile, Londres, Greenwich, National Maritime Museum.

Type : Appel à communication
Date limite de l’appel : 15 septembre 2017
Date de l’événement : 30 – 31 janvier 2018
Lieu : Liège

International PhD Students’ Meetings. PART 1 : “Transition(s): concept, methods and case studies (14th-17th centuries)”, Liège, 30th and 31st January 2018

The Research Unit Transitions. Middle Ages and Early Modern Period (University of Liège) associated with the research laboratory TRAME (Texts, Representations, Archaeology and Memory from Antiquity to the

Renaissance) of the University of Picardie Jules Verne and with the Centre for Advanced Studies in the Renaissance of the University François Rabelais (Tours) on the occasion of International PhD Students’ Meetings in three parts. Implemented by PhD students of these three institutions, the aim of the meetings is to enable exchange and discussion between PhD students, junior researchers and skilled colleagues. The first of these three meetings will be held in Liège on Tuesday January 30th and Wednesday January 31st, 2018.

From the Middle Ages until the upheavals brought about by Galilean science, Europe underwent a period of unceasing questioning which challenged the political balance and its legitimacy, shook the foundations of confessional unity, and expanded the limits of knowledge and of creation. In an attempt to transcend the inherited divisions of the long historiographical tradition, the Research Unit Transitions. Continuer la lecture