David Brewer, “The Ancien Régime of Authorial Names” - Thu, December 13, 2012
When: Thursday, December 13, 2012 5:00 PM - 6:00 PMWhere: Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library (BRBL), Room 38 121 Wall St., New Haven, CT 06511Tags: arts, class, humanities, talkYale Program in the History of the BookDescription: Yale Program in the History of the BookThe Yale Program in the History of the Book brings together scholars across disciplines to explore the materiality of the written word over time and across cultures. A collaboration between Yale’s Department of English and Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, it offers seminar meetings for the Yale community and a series of public lectures by speakers across the field of book history.The Program is organized by David Scott Kastan, Chair (George M. Bodman Professor of English Literature, Yale Department of English); Kathryn James (Curator of Early Modern Books and Manuscripts & the Osborn Collection, Beinecke Library); and Aaron Pratt (Ph.D. student, Yale Department of English).Contact Information: Aaron Pratt email@example.com
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