Thursday, May 03, 2007

Seminar on Textual Bibliography for Modern Foreign Languages
British Library
Meeting Rooms 3 & 4, Conference Centre
Monday 11 June 2007


11.15 HORST MEYER (Bad Iburg) A philosopher designs his books: Shaftesbury's typographical principles

12.00 Sherry

12.15 Lunch (Own arrangements.)

1.45 FRANÇOIS DUPUIGRENET (Enssib) Typography and theology in the ‘Poetical
Labyrinths’ of the Cistercian Juan Caramuel y Lobkowitz (1606-1682)

2.30 ALASTAIR MCCLEERY (Scottish Centre for the Book, Napier University, Edinburgh) The German paperback tradition and its influence

3.15 Tea

3.45 GEOFF WEST (British Library) Handmade books from Cuba: more than 20 years of Ediciones Vigía

4.30 JAROSLAVA KAŠPAROVÁ (Prague) La réception de la littérature espagnole des XVIe et VIIe siècles par les lecteurs tchèques d'époque

The Seminar will end at 5.15 pm.

All are welcome to attend