History Department, CSU, Chico
Dr. Bryant's current research focuses on studying the ceremonial and print cultures of Early Modern Europe. His particular interest is examining the shifting images of kingship in 16th Century France.
Professor Bryant is the author of The King and the City in the Parisian Royal Entry Ceremony: Politics, Art, and Ritual in the Renaissance (Librairie Droz, 1986). His articles have appeared in several scholarly anthologies, as well as in such leading journals as French Historical Studies, Eighteenth-Century Studies, and the Sixteenth Century Journal. In addition to encyclopedia entries, he also has published book reviews in the American Historical Review, Bibliotheque d’Humanisme et Renaissance, the Journal of Modern History, and Renaissance Quarterly.
Lawrence Bryant's CV (pdf)