Letterpress Printing: Past, Present, Future

Scientific meeting

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Begins on: Thursday 19 July 2018.
Ends on: Friday 20 July 2018.
Location: Leeds
Related institutions: University of Leeds
Organised by the Centre for the Comparative History of Print (Centre CHoP) and the Centre for Printing History and Cultures (CPHC) as part of the AHRC Research Network Letterpress Printing, this two-day conference explores the survival, legacy and relevance of letterpress printing in the digital era.
The conference features key note lectures by Johanna Drucker, Will Hill, and Dafi K├╝hne. There are also papers by artists, scholars, and printmakers and a specially-convened heritage panel with representatives from key institutions in Ireland and the UK.
Related keywords: technique, typography