Annual Library Talk – ‘A Peek Behind Closed Doors: the Founder’s Library at the Fitzwilliam Museum’

Date/Time
Date(s) - Saturday 22 September
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location
Girton College

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All alumni and friends are warmly invited to the 2018 Girton College Library Talk at 11am in the Old Kitchens on Saturday 22 September.

This year’s guest speaker will be Dr Suzanne Reynolds, Assistant Keeper at The Fitzwilliam Museum Cambridge.

Suzanne Reynolds is Assistant Keeper of Manuscripts and Printed Books at the Fitzwilliam Museum. After a Cambridge BA and a PhD from the Warburg Institute, London, she taught medieval literature and manuscript studies in the universities of Cambridge and Birmingham. From 1998 to 2014, she was Curator of Manuscripts at Holkham Hall and in 2015 published the first catalogue of the Holkham manuscripts, one of the finest private collections in the world. She is Co-Director (with Dr Stella Panayotova) of the Cambridge Illuminations research project at the Fitzwilliam, and has published catalogues of illuminated Italian manuscripts (2011) and early printed books (2017) in the Museum and Cambridge College collections.

To book a place at this talk please email alumni@girton.cam.ac.uk or call +44(0)1223 764935.