Introducing Utopia: More’s Letter to Giles

Welcome to the first of our 500th-anniversary posts on Thomas More’s Utopia.  The series, curated by Utopia-scholar Cathy Shrank, will run throughout 2016.  We begin with a close look at the book’s opening: a letter from More to his friend Continue reading Introducing Utopia: More’s Letter to Giles

New: Eighteenth Century Reading Group

January 2016 sees the inauguration of a new reading group at the University of Sheffield dedicated to all things eighteenth century. This is a postgraduate initiative, and will meet on Tuesday lunchtimes (12-1pm). The first session (19th January) will focus Continue reading New: Eighteenth Century Reading Group