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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
Call for paper: CfP Private libraries and private library inventories, 1665 – 1830
Scientific meeting: Construire et maintenir un réseau | Biographie et prosopographie
Call for paper: CfP Reconnaître l’érudition
Scientific meeting: Printing Colour 1700-1830 Conference
Begins on: Tuesday 10 April 2018.
Ends on: Thursday 12 April 2018.
Discoveries, Rediscoveries and Innovations in the Long Eighteenth CenturyInstitution: Institute of English Studies
Keywords: art history, colour printing, iconography, illustration technique, printed illustrations, text/image interactions
Scientific meeting: Rencontres Renouard
Scientific meeting: Les bibliothèques patrimoniales en Belgique, 500 ans d'histoire
Call for paper: Université Franco-Italienne Appel à Projet
Scientific meeting: Printing and misprinting
Takes place on: Friday 20 April 2018.
Typographical mistakes and publishers’ corrections (1450-1600)Institution: Lincoln College
Keywords: 16c prints, actors of the book trade, bibliography, book history, hand-press, history of printing, incunabula, print culture, printer, printing matrice, relations between readers and/or books producers, Renaissance studies, typography, workshop
Scientific meeting: 143° Cths Annual Conference : the transmission of knowledge
Begins on: Monday 23 April 2018.
Ends on: Friday 27 April 2018.
The Congress of Historical and Scientific Societies meets annually in a French-speaking university city.Keywords: actors of the book trade, book culture, book trades, circulation of people and material, diffusion, reader, relations between readers and/or books producers, university
Scientific meeting: CTHS Conference La transmission des savoirs
Scientific meeting: Leeds Conference on textual studies
Takes place on: Saturday 28 April 2018.
The canon of texts subjected to scholarly scrutiny is growing and becoming more diverse. This creates new challenges. Controversy has always been at the heart of textual studies, textual editing and approaches to the history of the book.Institution: University of Leeds
Keywords: editing, intermediality, literature, text editing, textual criticism, theory of reception, translation
Call for paper: Summerschool Du Manuscrit à l'incunable
Scientific meeting: Harvard-Yale Graduate Conference in Book History
Call for paper: Author as Editor and Editor as Author - 15th century annual conference of the ESTS