- Assistant Professor
PhD, University of Cambridge, 1992
Office: HUC B134
Office Hours: by appointment
Professor Acres is current research is focused on "The Burghley Letters," and two other monographs: "Sir Robert Cecil and the Idea of Britain" CUP
- Reviews: "Masques and interpretations" Journal of Medieval and Renaissance Drama.
- "Burghley", Review for Seventeenth Century Conference Papers: Pacific Coast Conference in British Studies, 2001, Stanford.
- "The Idea of Britain" " Frontiers of 'British' political culture, 1590-1603" American Historical Association, submitted, for San Francisco, January 2002.