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.
Jun 22017MATERIA: New Approaches to Material Text in the Roman World (RBS-Mellon Workshop)
Presented by: The Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship of Scholars in Critical Bibliography at Rare Book School and the Dean of the School of the Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences at MIT, in collaboration with the Institute for Digital Archaeology and the History of the Book at Harvard University
Houghton Library, Harvard University (1 June); Killian Hall (14W-111), Hayden Library, MIT (2 June) • Times vary
52017Hunting for Textual Bodies: Rethinking the Relationship between the Poetic Voice and Manuscript Matter
Lecturer: Deborah McGrady
UVA Special Collections • 5:30 p.m.
122017Shakespeare’s Ghost: Matter and Meaning in the Imagined Object
Lecturer: Kathryn James
Beinecke Library Mezzanine, Yale University • 5:30 p.m.
We are thrilled to announce the lineup for this summer’s lecture series at the University of Virginia. The lectures are free and open to the public. All talks will take place at 5:30 p.m. in the Auditorium of the Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library (unless otherwise noted). Lectures will last 30–40 minutes with 10 minutes for Q&A, and will be followed by a reception in the RBS suite on the first floor of Alderman Library (Alderman 118). […]Posted 2 days ago by RBS
We are pleased to announce the 2017–18 cohort of RBS-UVA Fellows:
- Ashley Boulden – Ph.D. student, McIntire Department of Art
- Nouha Gammar – Ph.D. student, Department of French
- Andrew Hill – Ph.D. student, Department of French
- Samuel Lemley – Ph.D. student, Department of English
- Julianne McCobin – Ph.D. student, Department of English
- Anne Marie Thompson – Ph.D. student, Department of English
- Natalie Thompson – Ph.D. student, Department of English