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Durham University

Institute of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (IMEMS)

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Early Book Collections and Modern Audiences: A Workshop

16th November 2018, 09:30 to 16:00, Palace Green Library - Learning Centre, Dr Leah Tether

IMEMS workshop on early book collectionsLunch and refreshments provided - free to attend!Only 10 spaces available, so booking is essential.

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This workshop will explore the notion of the early book collection, and how the value of such collections can be harnessed and showcased for modern audiences, both academic and public.

Confirmed contributors:Richard Allen (Archives, St Peter's College, Oxford)Laura Chuhan Campbell (French, Durham University)James Freeman (Special Collections, Cambridge University Library)Louise Hampson (Research and Impact, University of York)Richard Higgins (Special Collections, Durham University Library)Erik Niblaeus (History, Durham University)Barbara Ravelhofer (English, Durham University)Samantha J. Rayner (Publishing, UCL)Michael Stansfield (Special Collections, Durham University Library)Leah Tether (English, University of Bristol)

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