Programme Schedule

Programme Schedule

The Conference on the LANGUAGE OF DISCOVERY, EXPLORATION AND SETTLEMENT will be held on 15-16 February 2018 at the University of Florence.

Keynote Speakers


Professor Jerry Brotton

Professor of Renaissance Studies at

Queen Mary, University of London


Professor Bruno Cartosio 

Professor of North American History at the University of Bergamo


Professor Martin Conboy 

Professor of Journalism History at the University of Sheffield

Organising Committee

Nicholas Brownlees

Marina Dossena

Davide Mazzi

Stefano Rosso

Christina Samson

Scientific Committee

Nicholas Brownlees

Marina Bondi

Martin Conboy