Re-Thinking the Book

7 February 2020, 14:00 - 17:00

Seminar Room SG2, Alison Richard Building, 7 West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DT. *Different day and time

Juliet Fleming (NYU)
Alexandra Gillespie (University of Toronto)
Deidre Lynch (Harvard University)
Adam Smyth (Professor of English, Balliol College Oxford)
Gill Partington (Post-Doctoral Research Associate, University of Exeter, previously Munby Fellow at Cambridge University Library (2018-19))

Jason Scott-Warren (University of Cambridge and the Centre for Material Texts)
Part of the 10th anniversary celebrations of the Centre for Material Texts.


How does the 'Re-' project intersect with the History of the Book? In this seminar, part of the celebrations for the 10th anniversary of the Cambridge Centre for Material Texts, we will discuss the place of repetition, recycling, revisioning and remediation in the codex, with contributions from Juliet Fleming (NYU, author of Graffiti and the Writing Arts of Early Modern England (Reaktion, 2001), and Cultural Graphology: Writing After Derrida (Chicago, 2016), Alexandra Gillespie (Chair, Department of English and Drama, University of Toronto), Deidre Lynch (Professor Literature, Harvard) and Jason Scott-Warren (CMT, English, Cambridge), among others.

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Open to all. No registration required.
An event organised by 'Re-' Interdisciplinary Network
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