ECR spotlight: Drew Thomas

ECR spotlight: Drew Thomas

Drew Thomas was a JRRI Early Career Fellow from May-June 2019. Here he talks about his research into the counterfeit book trade:If you have ever visited the beautiful historic reading room at the John Rylands Library, you may have noticed the many statues carved into...

Artist in Residence: Alicia Rouverol

Artist in Residence: Alicia Rouverol

Dr Alicia J. Rouverol was one of the JRRI's inaugural Artists in Residence from February-July 2019. Alicia drew upon the archives at the Ahmed Iqbel Ullah Race Relations Centre (a part of the University of Manchester Special Collections, but located in Manchester...