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Celebrating Shakespeare in 2016

23 April 2016

To celebrate the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death, I asked a panel of experts why we continue to celebrate his life and works in 2016. Continue reading →

Shakespeare: Metamorphosis

14 April 2016

A glimpse at some of the treasures on display during the press launch night of Shakespeare: Metamorphosis at the University of London's Senate House Library. Continue reading →

Marvell, Shakespeare, and Green Sicknesses

11 April 2016

Green is the colour of innocence and experience, of sickness and of health. A glimpse at what it means to be 'green' in Andrew Marvell and William Shakespeare. Continue reading →

From U to P: the unlikely route to a doctorate

28 March 2016

At the age of 18, I failed a mock A-Level exam on the seventeenth-century poet, Andrew Marvell. Eleven years later, I submitted a doctoral thesis on him. This is a brief overview of...