Ben Jonson in Print and Online

Special Collections, The Brotherton Library, University of Leeds

Friday 30 May 2014, 12.00-6.30

This event will celebrate the publication of The Cambridge Edition of the Works of Ben Jonson. Members of the CWBJ team will be discussing the challenge of editing Jonson, and the opportunities provided by the dual format of 7-volume print edition and dynamic website.

There is no charge for attendance. Refreshments will be provided, but please register in advance with Martin Butler (

Andrew Hadfield (Sussex) Jonson among the editions
Sarah Stanton (Cambridge University Press), The publisher’s view

1.00-2.00 lunch

Tom Cain (Newcastle), Tba
Colin Burrow (All Soul’s College, Oxford), Editing the poems
David Lindley (Leeds), ‘This later hand’: editing Jonson’s masques

4.00 tea

David Bevington (Chicago) by Skype
Martin Butler (Leeds), The CWBJ online