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.
Apr 242019Muslims & Manuscripts (SoFCB Program)
Presented by: Andrew W. Mellon Society of Fellows in Critical Bibliography at Rare Book School, Princeton University Department of Art & Archaeology, Department of Religion, Department of Near Eastern Studies
Princeton University • Times vary
202019Presswork Earth Week Open House
Presented by: Rare Book School
Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library, South Gallery • 2:00–4:00 p.m.
Apr 132019The Futures of Handwriting (SoFCB Conference)
Presented by: Andrew W. Mellon Society of Fellows in Critical Bibliography at Rare Book School, University of Louisville Archives & Special Collections, The Commonwealth Center for the Humanities and Society, the Department of Comparative Humanities and the Department of English at the University of Louisville, and in collaboration with The Filson Historical Society
University of Louisville • Times vary
- 10 days ago by RBS
Rare Book School is pleased to announce a free, public symposium jointly sponsored with the UVA Library, the McIntire Department of Art, and Virginia Humanities as part of Presswork, a project funded by The Jefferson Trust, an initiative of UVA’s Alumni Association. “Making & Teaching: Printing Technologies at Work” will be held at UVA on Monday, 25 March 2019.
The first half of the symposium will feature a series of overlapping, hands-on demonstrations with specialized printing equipment, including a recently commissioned facsimile eighteenth-century French rolling press, as well as a hand-made facsimile type mold from the same period, […]Posted 1 month, 7 days ago by RBS