Archives for the ‘Swem’ Category

You poor unfortunate souls

By • Sep 22nd, 2008 • Category: Honors Thesis, pajamas, pictures, Research, Swem

I am giving a talk on my research this Saturday, Sept.  27 at 1:20p in the York Room at the Sadler Center (the session starts at 1p, so be polite and come early).  I am a lot more enigmatic in person, so don’t let this blog dissuade you from showing up.  Here is a preview […]



My Textual History, or, How I Became Involved in Research and Started Losing My Hair pt. II

By • Jul 9th, 2008 • Category: Bibliography, Collators, Hamlet, Honors Thesis, Jane Austen, Rare Book School, Research, Shakespeare, Swem, William and Mary

I had developed an interest in Jane Austen sometime in middle school—I first read Emma, which remains my least favorite JA novel, though that did not deter me from plunging headlong into Pride and Prejudice, Sense and Sensibility, Mansfield Park, and Persuasion (all of which I distinctly enjoyed). During Christmas vacation my freshman year (December […]

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