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.
222018Women in a Golden Age of Artists’ Books (Roundtable)
Presented by: New York Public Library; Rare Book School; the New York City Chapter of the American Printing History Association; Small Editions Artist's Books; and Theta Chapter, Beta Phi Mu Honor Society, Pratt Institute School of Information
New York Public Library, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Margaret Liebman Berger Forum • 6:30 p.m.
Apr 82018RBS at the Virginia Antiquarian Book Fair
Presented by: Virginia Antiquarian Booksellers Association
Virginia Museum of History and Culture (Virginia Historical Society), Richmond • 1:00–6:00 p.m. Friday; 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. Saturday
72018RBS Open House & RBS-UVA Fellowship Information Reception
Presented by: Rare Book School
118 Alderman Library • 10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Please note that course B-10, Introduction to the History of Bookbinding, offered 8–13 July at UVA, will be taught by Karen Limper-Herz, a new member of the RBS faculty. Karen is Lead Curator for Incunabula and Sixteenth Century Printed Books at the British Library. A student of Mirjam Foot and Jan Storm van Leeuwen, she has worked with and studied bookbindings from different countries and periods for nearly twenty years, and regularly publishes and speaks about bookbindings in the U.K. and abroad. She is the Honorary Secretary of the Bibliographical Society (U.K.) and regularly attends and speaks at the annual conferences organized by the Arbeitskreis für die Erfassung, […]Posted 2 days ago by RBS
We are pleased to announce the 2018–20 Junior Fellows in the Andrew W. Mellon Society of Fellows in Critical Bibliography, as well as the 2018–19 cohort of RBS-UVA Fellows. Many congratulations to all the Fellows; we much look forward to seeing you at RBS soon!9 days ago by RBS