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HARLEY PRIZE 2019: WINNERS ANNOUNCED

The winners of the 2019 Janette Harley Prize were announced following BRA's AGM and Maurice Bond Lecture held on 13 November. We are most grateful to our Patron, Lord Salisbury, for presenting the certificates. The joint winners were Dr Hannah Leah Crummé of Lewis & Clark College, Portland, Oregon, and Dr Lucy Munro of King’s College, London, for their book Shakespeare on the Record: Researching an Early Modern Life. Three other entries were Highly Commended: Dr Keagan Brewer and Dr James Kane, of the University of Sydney, Australia, for their book, The Conquest ...

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REVIEWS EDITOR SOUGHT FOR ARCHIVES

Sadly we are about to say thank you and goodbye to our current Reviews Editor, Neil Murphy, whose new role as head of department is making it more difficult to carve out enough time for Archives. This is a voluntary position, but necessary expenses are covered. Our Editor Ruth Paley would be delighted to hear from anyone who might be interested in taking over the role - please contact her at editor@britishrecordsassociation.org.uk if you would like to find out more.

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AUTUMN NEWSLETTER NOW AVAILABLE TO DOWNLOAD

British Records Association Newsletter, Series 5 Number 2 (Autumn 2019) Contents: HMC 150th anniversary / Records at Risk: latest developments / Obituary: Rosemary Keen / Visits to Southill and Burlington House / Report on BRA Conference: Living on the Edge / Tax incentives for cultural property / How to archive counterculture connections / Archives update / Books, grants and news

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