CONFERENCE NEWS: Digital Diversity 2015: Writing | Feminism | CultureWhereas the Orlando textbase was first published by Cambridge University Press in 2006, the Orlando Project itself began in 1995. This May, the conference Digital Diversity 2015: Writing | Feminism | Culture will take place in Edmonton to mark the Orlando Project’s 20th birthday and to explore ongoing advances in the fields of digital literary and cultural studies. We look forward to welcoming an international, multidisciplinary group of delegates, who will participate in workshops, panels, and poster and demo sessions. For more information about the conference, including its featured speakers, check out its website at digitaldiversity2015.org and follow its Twitter account @digdiv2015.
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3 March 1592
Elizabeth I granted the founding charter for Trinity College, Dublin.In 1613-15 articles drafted by James Ussher, a founding professor of divinity, established Trinity as an Anglican institution.
3 March 1592
The first part of William Shakespeare's Henry VI (not, however, the first part to be written) probably had its opening performance.This play remained unpublished until 1623, while the second part (probably written in 1590-1 as The First Part of the Contention of the two Famous Houses of York and Lancaster with the Death of the Good Duke Humphrey) and the third (written by September 1592) were published in 1594 and 1595 respectively.
3 March 1652
Thomas Otway, actor and playwright, was born at Milland in Sussex.
- 3 March 1592