Shakespeare’s Early Folios and the Renaissance Book: A Lecture by Professor Adam Hooks

An Imprints and Impressions Series Event

Adam HooksDate: October 15, 2014

Time: 4:30 pm

Location: Sears Recital Hall, located on the first floor of the Jesse Philips Humanities Center

Sponsors: Department of English

Contact:
 Ari Friedlander

Phone number: 937-229-4229

Supporting Involvement: College of Arts and Sciences, University Honors Program

Professor Adam Hooks (English, University of Iowa) will discuss the history of earliest collected editions of Shakespeare’s works, including the Second Folio (1632). Professor Hooks is an expert in English Renaissance book history. His lecture will be of interest to students and faculty with an interest in literature, history, rare books, and the history of Shakespeare's literary career. It will help the UD community appreciate the significance of Shakespeare’s Second Folio, part of the Rose Rare Book exhibit at Roesch Library.

This event is free and open to the public.

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