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Making Books in Bristol: Publishers’ Perspectives

As the new academic year brings a wealth of events for the Centre for Material Texts, we thought now would be a good time to look back on Making Books in Bristol, a series of lunchtime workshops held in May … Continue reading

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Introducing the Centre for Material Texts

We are very pleased to announce that, after tough competition within the Faculty of Arts, we have won funding to become the Centre for Material Texts. Thanks to this funding, we will host a wide variety of events over the … Continue reading

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Making Books in Bristol – Richard Jones, Tangent Books, 16 May 2017

The first Making Books in Bristol talk is taking place at the Central Library in Bristol on Wednesday 16 May 2017 at 1pm. Come along to hear what Richard Jones of Tangent Books thinks about making books, and to find … Continue reading

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Making Books in Bristol – free lunchtime public talks

The Books research cluster are excited to announce ‘Making Books in Bristol’, a series of free lunchtime public talks that will take place in May and June. The talks will be given by Bristol-based speakers who are involved, in various … Continue reading

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Calling book artists in Bristol!

A new project at the University of Bristol would like to commission a book artist currently based in the Bristol area to create a new piece of work which explores what it means to make a book in Bristol. ‘Making … 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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The End of the Book on Twitter

On Friday 18 November 2016 the Books research cluster  hosted ‘The End of the Book’ at the University of Bristol. Did you miss it? Never fear: conference organizer Richard Cole has put together this storify to show how our live-tweeting … Continue reading

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