The Early Modern Commons

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what do digitized first folios do for us?

16 February 2017

Last August, Emma Smith’s The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare’s First Folio was published and I was and am delighted to have a piece in this one-stop-shopping introduction...

books won’t save you

1 January 2017

In the wake of what has been for many in my circles a devastating election repudiating all sorts of values we hold dear—diversity, inclusion, equity, feminism, respect, coherent...

researching while unaffiliated

30 September 2016

It’s been just over a year since I left my job to become an independent scholar/freelance writer/humanist at large/wow this terminology is bad. I’ve been thinking a lot...

more than seven jobs

8 August 2016

desk of a working mom (it’s usually messier)There’s been a meme going around Twitter of listing your first seven jobs. It started with Marian Call, but of course spread...