Yale University Library News

Pamphlet Wars: An Elizabethan Crisis in the Low Countries, 1587

March 3, 2016

The Yale Elizabethan Club will host a presentation in the Sterling Memorial Library on Tuesday, March 8 at 5:30 pm by Earle Havens, the Nancy H. Hall Curator of Rare Books & Manuscripts, and Adjunct Associate Professor of Romance Languages at Johns Hopkins University; and Matthijs Lok, Associate Professor of Modern European History at the European Studies Department at the University of Amsterdam. They will tell the story of translating and editing a rare and little known Dutch newsletter in the Elizabethan Club Collection relating to the triumphant/disastrous adventures of Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, in the Low Countries