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Grammar and Grace Revisited

Grammar and Grace Revisited
150 Charles St. W., Goldring Student Ctr. room 206
Time: Feb 12th, 4:00 pm End: Feb 12th, 6:00 pm
Interest Categories: Religion, Study of (FAS), Philosophy (UTSC), Philosophy (UTM), Philosophy (FAS), Linguistics (FAS), Law, Faculty of , English and Drama (UTM), English (UTSC), English (FAS), Comparative Literature (FAS), Book History/Print Culture, 1500-1800, 1200-1500
Lecture 2 (of 3) by CRRS Distinguished Visiting Scholar, Brian Cummings, University of York

The Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies is pleased to present the Distinguished Visiting Scholar for 2014

Brian Cummings, Anniversary Professor of English, University of York (UK)

Grammar and Grace Revisited

Brian Cummings (Anniversary Professor, University of York, UK, 2012-present) has taught at the Universities of Cambridge and Sussex, and is co-founder of the Centre for Early Modern Studies, University of Sussex. Cummings’ research examines Shakespeare and Renaissance literature, the history of religion, the history of the book, modern poetry, and the philosophy of literature. His recent publications include Mortal Thoughts: Religion, Secularity, and Identity in Shakespeare and Early Modern Culture (Oxford University Press, 2013), an edition of The Book of Common Prayer: The Texts of 1549, 1559, and 1662 (OUP 2011), and The Literary Culture of the Reformation: Grammar and Grace (OUP 2002 & 2007).

Professor Cummings will be giving two other talks during his stay:

Tuesday 11 February at 4:00 pm "Encyclopedic Erasmus" Old Victoria College Chapel

Thursday 13 February at 4:00 p, "Shakespeare and the Reformation" Old Victoria College Chapel

This event is free and open to the public. For more information, please contact the Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies at (416) 585-4484 or see http://crrs.ca


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