ECR Spotlight: Sarah Fox

ECR Spotlight: Sarah Fox

Sarah Fox was a JRRI Early Career Research fellow during 2018/19. Here she talks about her time as a JRRI fellow and how it has helped to shape the direction of her research.My early career fellowship at the John Rylands Research Institute was awarded to allow me to...

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...