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24 October - 11 April 2015
Exhibition: Private lives of print: the use and abuse of books 1450-1550
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In the Spotlight

Cambridge Poetry Collection, 22-28 November

'Cambridge Poetry Collection', a celebration of Cambridge poetry, features performances by Richard Berengarten, John James, Mark Ford and former Archbishop of Canterbury, Rowan Williams, among many others. Two of the events will be hosted by the University Library: launches of a new book by Clive Wilmer, and of a 'Selected Poems' by Nicholas Moore (1918-1986). Both poets are represented in the Library's collections of modern literary manuscripts.

Full programme here...
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24th November 2014

The evolution of Darwin’s Origin: Cambridge releases 12,000 papers online
The origins of Darwin’s theory of evolution – including the pages where he first coins and commits to paper the term ‘natural selection’ - are being made freely available online today in one of the most significant releases of Darwin material in history.

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