Nov 5: “Last Word, First Look: Ralegh’s Dutch Translation of ‘The Discoverie of the Large, Rich, and Bewtiful Empyre of Guiana,'” and “Illustrating Sir Walter Ralegh’s ‘Discoverie of the Large Rich and Bewtiful Empyre of Guiana'”

Please see below for a special event hosted by UCLA’s Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies:

You are invited to attend the next CMRS Roundtable:

Last Word, First Look: Ralegh’s Dutch Translation of The Discoverie of the Large, Rich, and Bewtiful Empyre of Guiana

and

Illustrating Sir Walter Ralegh’s Discoverie of the Large Rich and Bewtiful Empyre of Guiana

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
UCLA, Royce 306 at 12:00 PM

These two presentations, the first by Professor Emeritus Paul Sellin (English, UCLA) and the second by Professor Christine Sellin (Art History, California Lutheran University, and CMRS Associate) deal with the hitherto neglected importance of the 1598 Dutch translation of Sir Walter Ralegh’s The Discoverie of Guiana (1596) and the genesis of the famous De Bry and other illustrations soon to follow.

CMRS@HUMNET.UCLA.EDU    |    310-825-1880    |    WWW.CMRS.UCLA.EDU

Advance Registration is not required. Please sign the attendance sheet at the door. No fee.  Seating is limited, available on a first-come, first-served basis. Use the Self Pay Parking in UCLA Lots 2, 3, 4,or 5.

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