Adam Hooks - Beinecke History of the Book Lecture
Vulgar Venus and Politic Poetry: Reading Shakespeare in the Renaissance
Wednesday, February 29, 4:30 pm
Adam G. Hooks is an Assistant Professor of English at the University of Iowa and an Associate Instructor at the UI Center for the Book, where he teaches courses in Shakespeare, early modern literature and culture, and the history of the book.
All events and exhibitions are free and open to the public.
The lecture is sponsored by the Beinecke Lectures in the History of the Book, and accompanies Remembering Shakespeare, an exhibition on view through June 4, 2012.
Due to commencement activities, the Beinecke Library will open at 2 p.m. on Monday, May 20.
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Friday: 9 am to 5 pm
Saturday: 12 pm to 5 pm
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