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RENAISSANCE ENGLISH TEXT SOCIETY 2008


65. Renaissance English Text Society: Open Business Meeting
Saturday, 27 December, 5:15–6:30 p.m., Taylor A, Hilton

Presiding: Arthur F. Kinney, Univ. of Massachusetts, Amherst

  1. “A Memorial Minute for W. Speed Hill,” Carolyn Cassady Kent, New York, NY
  2. “New Ways of Looking at Old Texts, IV: The New Editor’s Notes on Speed Hill’s Editorial Service to the Renaissance English Text Society, I–III,” Michael Roy Denbo, Bronx Community Coll., City Univ. of New York
  3. “Speed Hill and the Folger Edition of Richard Hooker,” Paul Grant Stanwood, Univ. of British Columbia


538. The Josephine A. Roberts Forum: Digital Technology and Manuscript Study
Monday, 29 December, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Golden Gate 6, Hilton
Program arranged by the Renaissance English Text Society

Presiding: Arthur F. Marotti, Wayne State Univ.; Steven William May, Emory Univ.

  1. “Variants, Visualization, and Analysis in the Devonshire MS (British Library Add. MS. 17492),” Caroline Leitch, Univ. of Victoria; Raymond G. Siemens, Univ. of Victoria
  2. “Digital Challenges Confronting Manuscript Studies in the Twenty-First Century,” David Lee Gants, Florida State Univ.
    Respondent: Alan Nelson, Univ. of California, Berkeley

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