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Warburg Institute Open Day December 2019

23 October 2019
On Thursday 12 December 2019, join us to learn about the programmes we offer, meet our staff and current students, discover the Institute’s collections and find out what it’s like to study at the Warburg Institute.  The Warburg Institute is one of the world’s leading centres for studying the interaction of ideas, images and society. It is dedicated to the survival and transmission of culture across time and space, with special emphasis on the afterlife of antiquity.

Call for papers | Image and Ascent: Mountain Terrains in the History of Art

9 October 2019
The organisers of the conference,  Image and Ascent: Mountain Terrains in the History of Art , have announced an open call for papers to be presented at the conference taking place 18-19 June 2020 at the Warburg Institute. Conference details 18-19 June 2020, The Warburg Institute, London Organisers: Dr Joanne Anderson and Dr Carla Benzan

Applications now open for our joint fellowship with Villa I Tatti

3 October 2019
Applications are now open for the Villa I Tatti – The Harvard University Center for Italian Renaissance Studies in Florence , Italy, and the Warburg Institute School of Advanced Study at the University of London joint residential fellowship for the 2020-2021 academic year. Fellows will spend the autumn term (September - December) in London and the spring term (January - June) in Florence.

Call for Papers: International Medieval Congress 2020 (Kalamazoo, USA)

22 August 2019
Hosted by the Medieval Institute at Western Michigan University, the International Congress on Medieval Studies is an annual gathering of around 2,750 scholars interested in medieval studies. The 55th International Congress on Medieval Studies takes place on the campus of Western Michigan University on 7 May - 10 May 10, 2020.

Basement closure, August and September 2019

24 July 2019
Warburg Library basement stacks During our preparations for the Warburg Renaissance refurbishment project, we recently became aware that we urgently need to replace the periodicals rolling stacks in the basement. The basement will be closed from 5 August to the end of September 2019 while new shelving is installed. The rest of the library will remain open as usual. The following classmarks will be inaccessible to both staff and readers from 5 August until the end of September: P-             Periodicals

Warburg Library Travel Grants

17 July 2019
Applications are now open for the Warburg Library Travel Grants. The Warburg Library is a research library providing support for students, academics and a national and international scholarly community. Short-Term Library Fellowships are available to scholars at all levels and all nationalities, including PhD candidates. The stipend will be a fixed sum of  £1,000.

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