Hakluyt and the Renaissance discovery of the world

24 November 2016 25 November 2016

Venue:

Lecture Theatre, Weston Library (Map)

Contact:

Claire Jowitt c.jowitt@uea.ac.uk | Janet Walwyn janet.walwyn@bodleian.ox.ac.uk 01865 287156

Description

Richard Hakluyt's Principall Navigations Voiages and Discoveries of the English Nation (1589) is one of the most important collections of travel writing ever published, at a key moment in European and English exploration of the world.  A conference jointly hosted on 24 November at the Weston Library and on 25 November at Christ Church, Oxford, hosts renowned experts on Hakluyt and early modern travel and exploration.

Booking

Tickets for the two-day conference are £100 or £60 for members of Hakluyt Society and postgraduate students.

Book tickets (you will be taken to Christ Church's website to complete the booking)

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