Rachel Willie

Reflections on SRS 2012

  Some of the student volunteers from the University of Manchester have contributed some comments on their experiences of the conference: Rosie Rees-Bann (MA student): On the Chetham’s Library Tour we were introduced to the history of the library and its beginnings as a charitable venture by Humphrey Chetham. We were then taken to the reading

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Reflections on SRS2010

Taken from the Bulletin, October 2010 Society for Renaissance Studies Fourth Biennial Conference University of York 16-18 July 2010 We were delighted to welcome some 230 delegates from eighteen countries to the historic city of York for the Fourth Biennial Conference of the SRS The meeting was timed to follow on from the Leeds Medieval

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Centering Spenser: A Digital Resource for Kilcolman Castle

A new website built at East Carolina University analyzes and reconstructs Edmund Spenser’s life, writing and castle complex at Kilcolman, County Cork, Ireland, where the great poet and colonial administrator lived in the late 1580s and ’90s as part of the Munster Plantation.  The website draws connections between Kilcolman, other places in Ireland, and Spenser’s

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