Books, Readers, and Reading

Scientific meeting

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Begins on: Thursday 20 September 2018.
Ends on: Saturday 22 September 2018.
Location: Leeds
Related institutions: University of Leeds
To celebrate the long and illustrious history of the Leeds Library, the Library, together with the three universities in Leeds, is hosting an international conference on the history of books, of readers and of reading from Thursday 20 to Saturday 22 September 2018. Taking place at venues around the city centre, over 80 speakers from 13 countries will be presenting papers on a diverse range of subjects including: libraries, the history of reading and readers, literary forms and genres, the future of the book and the library, the history of books and the material production and the culture of the book.
Related keywords: book culture, book history, library, literature, material bibliography, reader, Reading practices