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Lecture by NY medievalist Marlene Hennessy entitled "Books That Bleed: Medieval Manuscripts and Book Metaphors.”

14feb4:00 pm6:00 pmLecture by NY medievalist Marlene Hennessy entitled "Books That Bleed: Medieval Manuscripts and Book Metaphors.”

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Medieval scholar Marlene Villalobos Hennessy will deliver a lecture titled “Books That Bleed: Medieval Manuscripts and Book Metaphors.” Professor of English at Hunter College, CUNY, Hennessy has published numerous essays on late medieval British manuscripts and religious culture. She is currently completing a catalogue with Kathleen L. Scott, Book Ownership by Merchants and Artisans in Britain, c. 1300-1600. Her ongoing research project is a monograph titled Blood Writing: Manuscripts and Metaphors in the Late Middle Ages. This lecture, co-sponsored by the University of South Alabama’s English and history departments, will be held in the Marx Library Auditorium, and it will be followed by a reception in Marx Library Room 181. 

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Time

(Wednesday) 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm(GMT-06:00)

Location

The University of South Alabama Marx Library

5901 USA DRIVE NORTH, Mobile, Al 36688

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