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The Inaugural Durham History of the Book Conference: Bibliophilia and Bibliophobia

Thursday, 26 March 2020 to Friday, 27 March 2020

Details

This 2-day conference on ‘Bibliophilia and bibliophobia’ in the medieval and early modern history of the book will feature papers on the following themes: books and the emotions (books as objects or expressions of fear, hate, love, friendship, enmity…); books and devotion or obsession; book acquisition, book collecting and libraries; book burning and the destruction of books and the banning of books and censorship.

Venue: Birley Room, Hatfield College
Timings: 9am - 5.30pm

  • External Delegate (GBP 59.00)
    Includes refreshments and lunch on both days and wine reception on the 26th March

  • Durham University Staff and Postgraduate Students (GBP 30.00)
    Includes refreshments and lunch on both days and wine reception on the 26th March

Payment Methods

  • Credit/Debit Card