Ellen R. Welch (NHC Fellow, 2013–14)

Project Title

Spectacles of State: Diplomacy and the Performing Arts in Early Modern France

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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Fellowship Work Summary, 2013–14

Ellen R. Welch made extensive progress on her book Diplomacy and the Performing Arts in Early Modern France. She also wrote “Constructing Universality in Early Modern French Treatises on Music and Dance” in Music and Diplomacy from the Early Modern Era to the Present; and “Cervantes and the Domestication of Romance in Seventeenth-Century French Theater: Jean Rotrou’s Les deux pucelles” for the journal Republics of Letters.