“Geschichte am Mittwoch”, Vienna

On 14 December 2016, Joëlle Weis (cooperation partner) will speak about her dissertation entitled “Johann Friedrich Schannat (1683-1739) and the Republic of Letters. Communication, Practices and Identities in Critical Scholarship on the Eve of Elightenment” within the series “Geschichte am Mittwoch” (University of Vienna/Institute for History). Learn more.

Poster presentation, Vienna

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Manuela Mayer and the Pez Poster (designed by Arnold Mitterbauer)

On 6 December 2016, Manuela Mayer and Irene Rabl will participate in the 3rd Digital Humanities Austria Conference (DHA) hosted by the Austrian Centre for Digital Humanities (ACDH) at the Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW, Sonnenfelsgasse 19, 1010 Vienna). They will present a project poster with the title “The Letters of the Pez Correspondence: a Transforming Edition”. Program.

Workshop: Bibelfrömmigkeit und Christusnähe, Saarbrücken

On 3-4 February 2017, Irene Rabl and Ines Peper will present their papers (Irene Rabl: “Frauen in barocken Laienbruderschaften – dargestellt anhand der Lilienfelder Josephsbruderschaft”; Ines Peper: “„Ah! Mon doux et divin Jésus.“ Zum (über)konfessionellen Frömmigkeitsstil verschriftlichter Gebete in den Memoiren der Gräfin Charlotte Luise von Schwerin (1684-1732)”) at the workshop “Bibelfrömmigkeit und Christusnähe. Katholische Laienreligiosität in der Frühen Neuzeit” in Saarbrücken. Program.

Monastica Historia III, Melk Abbey

On 21-23 September 2016, Thomas Wallnig (keynote) and Irene Rabl (organization) will participate in the international congress “Monastica Historia III: Kommunikation zwischen Kloster und Welt in Spätmittelalter und Früher Neuzeit” at Melk Abbey. Organization: Meta Niederkorn-Bruck (University of Vienna), Thomas Aigner (Diocesan archive St. Pölten), Irene Rabl (University of Vienna / Verein zur Erforschung monastischer Gelehrsamkeit in der Frühen Neuzeit), Tomáš Černušák (Moravský zemský archiv v Brně / Historický ústav Akademie věd, Praha). Program.