CELL is happy to announce the publication of Lisa Jardine’s latest book, Temptation in the Archives. We’re especially excited that Temptation in the Archives is one of the launch titles for UCL Press, the open access publishing arm of our academic home, UCL.
CELL is excited to report our friend and associate, Dr Nadine Akkerman, has a new book out, ‘Courtly Rivals’, to accompany the exhibition on Elizabeth Stuart and Amalia von Solms at the Historical Museum of The Hague.
With the new academic year underway, CELL is happy to announce the schedule for the Director’s Seminar for the ﬁrst term 2014-15. Led by CELL’s Director, Professor Lisa Jardine, the seminar is where CELL gets together to ﬁnd out what’s going on.
CELL is delighted to announce it has a new Research Associate, Dr Louisiane Ferlier. We look forward to welcoming her in September. In the meantime here are details of her upcoming conference, Forms and Formats: Experimenting with print, 1695-1815
CELL, in partnership with the Johns Hopkins University’s Sheridan Libraries and the Princeton University Library, have been awarded a $488,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to implement The Archaeology of Reading in Early Modern Europe. This new digital humanities research initiative will explore historical reading practices through the lens of manuscript annotations preserved in early printed books.