Monthly Archives: January 2018

Research Portrait: Re-writing Ovid’s Metamorphoses in the Italian Renaissance

Today’s Research Portrait comes from one of our postgraduate members, Marta Balzi, who recently organised the Ovid Across Europe conference here at Bristol. Marta works on how Ovid’s Metamorphoses were translated, published and re-imagined in Renaissance Italy. In this post, she introduces … Continue reading

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InsideArts Debate: What are libraries for?

Tuesday 20 February 2018, 6-7.30pm Great Hall, Wills Memorial Building, Park Street, Bristol What are libraries for? What have libraries been? What are they now? What can libraries be? What should they be? The debate brings together library users with … Continue reading

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Where we read: text experience and the physical environment

Centre for Material Texts Seminar Series Where we read: text experience and the physical environment Anezka Kuzmicova, Stockholm University Thursday 25 January 2018 LR8, Arts Complex 4pm All welcome The Centre for Material Texts Seminar Series kicks off this week … Continue reading

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Research Portraits: Romantic albums, poetry, and print

In this Research Portraits series, we want to introduce you to the work of some of our Centre for Material Texts members. Today, Dr Samantha Matthews, Senior Lecturer in English at the University of Bristol introduces her current research into the … Continue reading

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