1. Should all PhD students learn a second language?

    Photo by Judy van der Velden via Flickr, under a Creative Commons license. This week I want to ask whether all PhD students should learn a second language? Should this just be a core part of our PhD training or is it yet another thing to try to fit into…

    on SHARP languages Gaelic German French

  2. SHARP2015: Generation and Regeneration of Books

    This year's Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing's conference was held in Montreal, Canada between the 7th and 10th of July. The theme was the Generation and Regeneration of Books and this was my first major conference! I was presenting a traditional 20-minute paper on “A large…

    on SHARP History of Reading Conference