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Exhibition: Fragments of note: the afterlives of medieval manuscripts
Begins on: Thursday 23 November 2017.
Ends on: Thursday 19 April 2018.
“Fragments of note: the afterlives of medieval manuscripts” will examine the numerous medieval manuscript fragments held at Magdalen, largely medieval books that have been dismantled in the early modern period and re-used as binding waste or covers.Institution: University of Oxford
Keywords: manuscript culture, material culture, music prints, musical printing, reader, university
Exhibition: Landmarks: Maps as Literary Illustration
Scientific meeting: Seminar on the history of the book
Begins on: Tuesday 23 January 2018.
Ends on: Friday 9 March 2018.
The History of the Book and Numismatics, Arabic, Early Modern Publishing Policies, Trade, Popular Literature, History of Art, Digital typographyInstitutions: Lincoln College, University of Oxford
Keywords: book history, Numismatics
Position application: Lund University Doctoral student in Book History
Call for paper: CfP Stranded encyclopedias: Encyclopedic dreams and practices, c. 1600–2000
Call for paper: CfP Collection Thinking
Call for paper: Danses macabres d’Europe
Call for paper: Call for paper - The Book: Material Histories and Digital Futures
Place: Salt Lake City
Deadline: Thursday 1 March 2018.
CFP - NEH Summer Institute 2018, The Book: Material Histories and Digital FuturesInstitution: Salt Lake Community College
Keywords: book history, digital humanities, manuscript culture, material bibliography, material culture, print culture
Scientific meeting: Vrai, faux, mensonge
Scientific meeting: Peter Kidd, Researching the Provenance of Early Manuscripts and Books: A Practical Introduction
Scientific meeting: Colloque Les discours de l'éditeur
Position application: Venice - Fondazione Giorgio Cini
Deadline: Saturday 10 March 2018.
Venice: scholarships for interdisciplinary research projects at Fondazione Giorgio CiniInstitution: Fondazione Giorgio Cini
Keywords: archives, art history, book history, history of printing, italian studies, literature, music, Renaissance studies
Call for paper: CfP Cut, Copy, Paste, Track
Scientific meeting: Visual approaches to cultural heritage
Call for paper: Stage Valorisation des collections numérisées
Position application: History of Publishing Postdoctoral Research Fellowship
Scientific meeting: Imagining the Extraordinary: Scientific Illustration from the Renaissance to the Digital Age
Begins on: Thursday 15 March 2018.
Ends on: Friday 16 March 2018.
Library of Congress Symposium Announcement. Imagining the Extraordinary will explore how creative scientific illustration, often aided by advances in technology, has extended the reach of human understanding about the natural world.Institution: Library of Congress
Keywords: iconography, illustrated books, illustration, imagination, scientific book, text/image interactions
Call for paper: CFP The Profession of the Print Publisher in the long 16th century
Deadline: Thursday 15 March 2018.
Session at the Annual Meeting of The Sixteenth Century Society & Conference (SCSC), 1-4 Noember 2018, Albuquerque NM Session co-sponsored by the Association of Print Scholars (APS)Keywords: economy of printing, history of printing, publisher
Call for paper: CFP Textual Transactions: Production, Circulation, Afterlives
Deadline: Thursday 15 March 2018.
Textual Transactions: Production, Circulation, Afterlives (17th-, 18th-, 19th- Century Italian Lit)Keywords: authorship, community of readers, cultural history, diffusion, reader, relations between readers and/or books producers, theory of reception, translation
Position application: Printing Historical Society Grant
Position application: Research grants in printing history
Scientific meeting: Annual Meeting of the Renaissance Society of America
Call for paper: CfP - Genres, goûts, odeurs et couleurs
Scientific meeting: 12e Rencontres Henri-Jean Martin "Bibliothèques et artistes"
Scientific meeting: Conserver et restaurer le patrimoine culturel
Call for paper: Art in Tuscany Study Center
Call for paper: Call for Papers: Paper-stuff: Materiality, Technology and Invention, University of Cambridge, Faculty of English