Rare Book School
provides continuing-education opportunities for students from all disciplines and skill levels to study the history of written, printed, and digital materials with leading scholars and professionals in the field.
302016Shakespeare, The Book (RBS-Mellon Symposium)
Presented by: The Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship of Scholars in Critical Bibliography at Rare Book School and Trinity University
Special Collections, Coates Library, Trinity University • 1:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Oct 12016The Materiality of Scientific Knowledge: Image-Text-Book (RBS-Mellon Symposium)
Presented by: The Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship of Scholars in Critical Bibliography at Rare Book School; Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts at the University of Pennsylvania; University of Pennsylvania Humanities Forum; Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation
Class of 1978 Orrery Pavilion, Kislak Center, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library, University of Pennsylvania • Times vary
172016Making Negro Literature: Rethinking Literature’s Workspaces and the Margins of Print Culture
Lecturer: Elizabeth McHenry
The Grolier Club, NYC • 6:00 p.m.
Applications are now being accepted via myRBS for Rare Book School’s winter session in Cambridge, MA, 8–13 January 2017:
- Book Production and Social Practice in Early Modern Europe and America, taught by Ann Blair and David D. Hall at the Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Calls for Proposals and Participants for sessions at the Bibliography Among the Disciplines Conference (12–15 October 2017 in Philadelphia) are now available at http://rarebookschool.org/bibliography-conference-2017/. Conference session formats include paper sessions, roundtables, short presentations, and working groups. Proposals are due by 25 October.16 days ago by RBS