Device is incompatible to play the video
Thursday, 19 June 2008, 12:00AM

Gresham and Antwerp

Professor Guido Marnef

Professor Guido Marnef, Professor of Early Modern History at the University of Antwerp, will situate the great Elizabethan merchant and founder of the Royal Exchange, Sir Thomas Gresham, within the context of the political, religious, economic and cultural world of 16th Century Antwerp and London.

Part of the Money and Art lecture series looking at the connections between London and Antwerp in the Tudor period.

The other lectures in this series are:
   Making Art in Tudor Britain, by Dr Tarnya Cooper
   Trading Identities: The image of the merchant, by Dr Joanna Woodall

professor-guido-marnef

Guido Marnef is professor of early modern history and a member of the Center for Urban History at Universiteit Antwerpen. His research focuses on Reformation and Revolt in the Low Countries, the Catholic Reformation and early modern urban culture (with a special interest in the literature of the rhetoricians and the role of printed, hand written and oral media).

Read More
Read Less

Transcript

19 June 2008

Gresham and Antwerp
Professor Guido Marnef

View PDF
Print
Related Future Lectures
Related Past Lectures
WATCHED
Part of a series

Christmas Lies and Legends

Judith Flanders
Wednesday, 9 December 2020 - 6:00PM
WATCHED
Part of a series

Amelia Dyer: Baby Killers

Professor Joanna Bourke FBA
Thursday, 14 January 2021 - 6:00PM
WATCHED
Part of a series

What Makes a Film Classic?

Professor Ian Christie FBA
Monday, 18 January 2021 - 6:00PM
WATCHED
Part of a series

The Secrets of Darwin’s Greenhouse

Professor Jim Endersby
Monday, 8 February 2021 - 6:00PM
WATCHED
Part of a series

Mathematical Journeys into Fictional Worlds

Professor Sarah Hart
Tuesday, 9 February 2021 - 1:00PM
WATCHED
Part of a series

Mata Hari: Femme Fatales

Professor Joanna Bourke FBA
Thursday, 11 February 2021 - 6:00PM
WATCHED
Part of a series

Making a Monkey out of Darwin

Professor Jim Endersby
Monday, 30 November 2020 - 6:00PM
WATCHED
Part of a series

Plato

Professor Edith Hall
Thursday, 26 November 2020 - 1:00PM
WATCHED
Part of a series

Snow White: Evil Witches

Professor Joanna Bourke FBA
Thursday, 19 November 2020 - 6:00PM
WATCHED
Part of a series

Fatal Months: Auschwitz and the End of the Second World War

Professor Nikolaus Wachsmann
Wednesday, 18 November 2020 - 6:00PM
WATCHED
Part of a series

How Are Drones Changing Warfare?

Dr Sophy Antrobus MBE
Wednesday, 11 November 2020 - 6:00PM
WATCHED
Part of a series

What Do We Owe Society?

Professor Martin Daunton FBA
Tuesday, 10 November 2020 - 6:00PM
WATCHED

Free the Nipple!

Professor Joanna Bourke FBA
Thursday, 12 March 2020 - 10:00AM
WATCHED

The World's First Scientists

Professor Edith Hall
Thursday, 20 February 2020 - 4:00PM
WATCHED

The World's First University?

Professor Edith Hall
Thursday, 23 May 2019 - 10:00AM
WATCHED

The Greatest Speech Of All Time?

Professor Edith Hall
Friday, 1 March 2019 - 10:00AM
WATCHED

What is Greek Theatre?

Professor Edith Hall
Wednesday, 28 November 2018 - 10:00AM
WATCHED

Was Sappho Really a Women?

Professor Edith Hall
Tuesday, 11 September 2018 - 10:00AM