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In the Eyes of Some Britons

Aleppo, an Enlightenment City

Mohammad Sakhnini

people in recent years have associated with barbarism, above all else. Britons in the City England’s relationship with Aleppo goes back to 1583, when Queen Elizabeth I, as part of her policy of making political and economic alliances with the Ottomans

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Andrew Barnaby

that as your last name. I don’t know why. But we always call kings and queens by their first names, don’t we? Like Queen Elizabeth, first or second, or King Joffrey, first of his name, in Game of Thrones . So ‘Lear’ must be your first name. KING Bloody

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The Madness of King Charles III

Shakespeare and the Modern Monarchy

Richard Wilson

Intrusion of the Time into the Play , trans. David Pan and Jennifer Rust (New York: Telos, 2011), 39. 2 Queen Elizabeth quoted in J.E. Neale, Elizabeth I and Her Parliaments , 2 vols. (London: Jonathan Cape, 1965), 2: 119. 3 Stephen Orgel, The Illusion of

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John of Lancaster’s Negotiation with the Rebels in 2 Henry IV

Fifteenth-Century Northern England as Sixteenth-Century Ireland

Jane Yeang Chui Wong

.1.102–5. 43 Ibid., 4.1.129–30; 135; 131–32. 44 Queen Elizabeth, 29 December 1597, Carew MS , v. 601, 147r, quoted in Brendan Kane, The Politics and Culture of Honour in Britain and Ireland, 1541–1641 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010), 97. 45

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Adam Hansen

evidenced in the Catholic Throckmorton plot to kill Queen Elizabeth in 1583, rooted in Shakespeare’s home county of Warwickshire. 36 As Wilson notes: ‘Shakespeare made a drama out of his refusal of a terror which … we recognize all too well’. 37 But we can

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John Drakakis

, trans. Tomothy O’Hagan (London: Verso, 1973), 56. 39 Ibid., 50. 40 Patrick Collinson, ‘The Monarchial Republic of Queen Elizabeth I’, The Bulletin of the John Rylands Library (1987), 394–424.

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‘The Inexhaustible Surface of Things’

Stefano Tamburini's Comic Book Work

Simone Castaldi

Pistols’ album Never Mind the Bollocks, and the iconic image of Queen Elizabeth II wearing a safety pin through her cheek – a high-contrast black and white montage obtained by means of the photocopy machine ( Fig. 2 ). That Reid also had ties with the

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“Avoiding the mistakes of the past”

Tower block failure discourse and economies of risk management in London's Olympic Park

Saffron Woodcraft

's Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, invoke the “failed” high-rise housing estate as an aesthetic figure that sustains and carries forward in time the threat that new communities may also fail. Configured as a void sociality—an absence of community understood

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The Pardoner’s Passing and How It Matters

Gender, Relics and Speech Acts

Alex da Costa

sentence is, or is part of, the doing of an action, which again would not normally be described as, or as “just”, saying something’. 36 An example of this would be ‘“I name this ship the Queen Elizabeth ” – as uttered when smashing the bottle against

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A “Safe Space” to Debate Colonial Legacy

The University of Cambridge Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology and the Campaign to Return a Looted Benin Altarpiece to Nigeria

Johanna Zetterstrom-Sharp and Chris Wingfield

. Sitting on a plinth in the main hall of Jesus College, looking down upon the long wooden dining tables toward a grand portrait of Queen Elizabeth I, Okukor was engaged in a very different set of rituals to those it was initially created to serve. As was