21 November 2020
Camden's Annals PhD studentship
The First History of Elizabethan England: The Making of William Camden’s Annals
The British Library is pleased to invite applications for an AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Award (CDA) PhD studentship, on the making of William Camden's Annals. The studentship will start in the academic year 2021/22 and is funded through the Open-Oxford-Cambridge AHRC Doctoral Training Partnership.
The successful applicant will be based at the University of Oxford, and will be supervised jointly by Dr Alexandra Gajda (Oxford), Dr Neil Younger (Open University) and Julian Harrison (The British Library). This doctoral project will be the first comprehensive study of the making of William Camden’s Annals, one of the most valuable sources on early modern Britain and the reign of Queen Elizabeth I. For more details, please see the advert on the Open-Oxford-Cambridge Doctoral Training Partnership website.
The opening page of William Camden's Annals: Cotton MS Faustina F I, f. 3r
The deadline for applications is 12:00 (midday) on 8 January 2021. Please refer to the advert here for full details of how to apply.
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