January 24, 2014: Sweet Sixteen with Jelten Baguet and Michal Bauwens

The next meeting of Sweet Sixteen, the interdisciplinary discussion group on the (long) sixteenth century, will take place on 24 January at the Henri Pirennezaal (UFO, 9000 Gent), from 3 to 5 pm. Jelten Baguet will present the research project The Forging of a Pre-Modern Urban Elite. Political Networks and Social Mobility in 16th Century Ghent and Michal Bauwens will be talking about a chapter from her PhD thesis, entitled The parish and the new diocese of Ghent (1559-1609). If you would like to attend, please contact Tim De Doncker <tim.dedoncker@ugent.be>.