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Artist’s book launch 5 December 2017, 6-7.30pm University of Bristol

The book is made! Our artist-in-residence, Angie Butler, has been working with us on the Making Books in Bristol project to create a book which self-consciously and playfully uses its own structure to reflect on and continue the conversations which … Continue reading

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Save the date: Tuesday 5 December 6-7.30pm

Coming soon – the launch of Angie Butler’s artist’s book for the Making Books in Bristol project. There is a sneak preview here (with thanks to Sarah Bodman) but we will be unveiling the real thing and inviting you to come … Continue reading

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Confined to the library

For many of us in the Centre for Material Texts, the focus of our research is the relationship between books and the contexts in which they are produced and consumed. Some of this work involves consciously reflecting on and examining … Continue reading

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The end of the End of the Book…for now

What a fabulous time we had at the End of the Book conference! Thank you so much to all of our fabulous speakers, participants, and helpers who came together on 18 November to investigate what happens when we reach the … Continue reading

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Professor Anne Coldiron (Florida State University) ‘Languages of the Book: Translation, Paratext, Design’, Thursday 27 October, 5.15-6.45pm

We are delighted to welcome Professor Coldiron to Bristol on Thursday 27th October. Her lecture will be held in LR8, 21 Woodland Road, 5.15-6.45pm, followed by a reception. All welcome. Non-University visitors should use the main entrance on 3-5 Woodland … Continue reading

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Adventures in titology: Sigizmund Krzhizhanovskii and book titles

A fabulous chance to revisit – or enjoy for the first time – the unpronounceable Ukrainain’s views on titles: Source: Adventures in titology: Sigizmund Krzhizhanovskii and book titles

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Registration for The Beginning of the Book…

…is now open! The conference is free, but please register by Thursday 10 March so that we can keep track of numbers for catering: Eventbrite registration

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