Library Subject Guide: English

  • Exhibitions and News

    Lucy Maud Montgomery Archive Podcast 

    " Lucy Maud Montgomery collection promoted in podcast - Prince Edward Island - CBC News

    One of the most extensive collections of Lucy Maud Montgomery materials is being promoted in a new podcast from Library and Archives Canada.

    The Cohen Collection, which was donated between 1999 and 2003, and contains 420 items, including more than 40 copies of Anne of Green Gables, many of them first editions." (from website)

    Happy Birthday to Beatrix Potter! 150 years old today, 28th July 2016

    British Library Exhibition running until September 2016 on "Shakespeare in 10 Acts"

    Sir Arnold Wesker, one of the original "Angry Young Men" playwrights, has died. For more information on him see his entry in Debrett's People of Today (from Credo Reference) or his Obituary from the Daily Telegraph. (note off campus you will need to login to see these entries).  

    New Shakespeare manuscripts online from British Library on their Discovering Literature website

    Read about the Joan Littlewood archive at the British Museum - Oh What a lovely War!