Birkbeck Early Modern Reading Group: Castiglione, 11 May

The Birkbeck Early Modern Reading Group will meet on Monday, 11 May, Tillotson Room, 5th Floor, Dept of English and Humanities, 30 Russell Square 6-7.30.

The group will be reading an extract from Castiglione’s The Courtier. The Hoby translation is available online at

We will be looking at the first half of Book 1 (down to ‘preciseness’ in the Hoby edition) approximately the first 30 pages. Wine will be provided and everyone is welcome. If you have any questions, contact Linda Grant.