• Public Lectures During RBS Session at Harvard

    Two public lectures will be held at Harvard University in conjunction with the RBS session there in early December:

    • Ellis Tinios will lecture on “Hokusai’s Books: Art and Commerce in Nineteenth-Century Japan” on Monday, 7 December at 6 p.m. in the Common Room of the Harvard-Yenching Library.
    • Christopher Hunter will deliver the 104th annual George Parker Winship Lecture, “Inventing Benjamin Franklin’s Autobiography,” on Tuesday, 8 December at 5:30 p.m. in the Lamont Library Forum.

    Receptions will follow both lectures. […]

    Posted November 18, 2015 by RBS
  • RBS at the Boston Book Fair

    If you’ll be in Boston for the Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair (13–15 November), please be sure to stop by the Rare Book School table on Cultural Row. We’ll be at Booth 627 (floor plan), with printed copies of our just-released 2016 schedule, a slideshow of images from 2015 RBS classes, and more.

    Rare Book School Director Michael F. Suarez, S.J., Associate Director & Curator of Collections Barbara Heritage, Assistant Curator of Collections Ruth-Ellen St. Onge, and Director of Communications & Outreach Jeremy Dibbell will all be at the Fair, […]

    Posted November 2, 2015 by RBS