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K. J. Kesselring
John Collins

Collins on Kesselring, 'Making Murder Public: Homicide in Early Modern England, 1480-1680'

K. J. Kesselring. Making Murder Public: Homicide in Early Modern England, 1480-1680. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2019. 208 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-883562-2.

Reviewed by John Collins (Eastern Washington University) Published on H-Albion (August, 2019) Commissioned by Jeffrey R. Wigelsworth (Red Deer College)

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Folger Before 'Farm to Table' project offers graduate workshop in December

The Folger Institute’s Mellon-funded Before ‘Farm to Table’: Early Modern Foodways and Cultures project is pleased to offer graduate students funding to attend a workshop at the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, DC in December 2019. 

Please circulate this call for applications widely to graduate students with research interests in food and food studies:


Folger renovations update – reading room news

You may have heard that the Folger will soon be undergoing a major building renovation project. We are very excited about these updates, which will create more space for public engagement, nurture advanced work in the humanities, keep our growing collection onsite, and offer more comfortable, useful work-stations for researchers.