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CFP: The End of the Book, Friday 18 November 2016, University of Bristol

How do we know when we have reached the end of a book? What do we, as readers, expect to find at the end? With the last word(s) of the ‘text proper’ typically followed by author notes, afterwords, commentaries, indices, … Continue reading

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Bookbinding in Bristol

One of the aims of the Bristol Arts Faculty Book Cluster is to build connections within the region with people outside of or adjacent to academia who are interested in or who work with books as material objects. We’re doing … Continue reading

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Judging Books By Their Covers

Though the proverb warns against judging books by their covers, on Monday 3 November researchers from across the Faculty of Arts at the University of Bristol came together to do just that in a workshop organized by the Books research … Continue reading

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Judging Books By Their Covers – 3 November 2014

On 3 November 2014, the Books Cluster at the University of Bristol is organizing a workshop on title pages and bindings. Judging Books By Their Covers brings together researchers from across the Arts Faculty to explore continuities and differences in … Continue reading

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Books at Bristol

Welcome to the blog of the Books research cluster based at the University of Bristol. You can find out more about the cluster on the ‘About’ page. Go to the ‘Events’ page for news of our forthcoming workshop in which … Continue reading

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