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  • RBS Unveils Summer 2024 Lecture Series

    Rare Book School is thrilled to announce the lineup for this summer’s lecture series at the University of Virginia.

    All lectures are free and open to the public. Unless noted, these talks will take place at 5:30 p.m. ET. Lectures are 30–40 minutes in length with approximately 10 minutes for Q&A, and will be followed by a reception. RSVPs are not required. Lecture recordings will be made available by fall 2024.

    For questions, please call 434-924-8851 or email For information on past lectures, visit Past lectures are also available via SoundCloud and YouTube. […]

    Posted on May 28, 2024 by RBS
  • Summer COVID Policy

    Rare Book School Guidelines and Recommendations Regarding COVID-19

    Rare Book School is very excited to welcome back to Charlottesville—and to our partner institutions in Chicago, New Haven, New York, Philadelphia, Princeton, and Upperville, VA—the faculty, students, and lecturers who form the RBS community. In order to protect the health and well-being of this wonderful community of like-minded learners, we ask all those attending in-person courses and programs this summer to adhere to some basic public health precautions recommended by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and local health experts at each course location.

    Please keep reading for full details, […]

    Posted on May 21, 2024 by RBS