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Sad News: Sir John H. Elliott Has Died

From El Pais: “Muere John H. Elliott, el historiador británico maestro de hispanistas, a los 91 años.”

NYT Obituary of Jonathan Brown

Here is a nice obituary of Jonathan Brown.

Sad News: Jonathan Brown has Died

See this obituary published by NYU’s Institute for Fine Arts.

BSPHS 45/1 (2020)

The Bulletin for Spanish and Portuguese Historical Studies 45/1 (2020) is out now.

Things of interest to use include:

Rocío Martínez López, “‘For Her Special Consideration:’ Cultural and Diplomatic Demonstrations of Archduchess Maria Antonia of Austria’s Position as the Heiress of the Spanish Monarchy (1673-1692)”

Pamela Radcliff, Obituary of David Ringrose (1938-2020).

Sad News: James Casey Has Died

News from Europe is that James Casey recently passed away.

Sad News: Bartolomé Bennassar Has Died

Bartolomé Bennassar died yesterday, according to the Fundación Española de Historia Moderna.

Tragic News: Bill McCarthy Has Died

http://www.wilmingtoncares.com/obituary/bill-mccarthy/

I only knew him a little, but what a nice, fun guy.

Hugh Thomas Has Died

Hugh Thomas, Baron Thomas of Swynnerton, died earlier this week. See the obituary in El País.

Bulletin for Spanish & Portuguese Historical Studies 2015

The Bulletin for Spanish and Portuguese Historical Studies 40/1 (2015):

Sad News: Christopher Schmidt-Nowara

Most of you have already heard about the death of Chris Schmidt-Nowara. Tufts University now has a webpage in remembrance of him.