Monthly Archives: May 2016

Event: Summer School “Typography and Scholarly Editing”, Mainz, 1-6 August 2016

This year, the summer school generously funded by DiXiT, an international network of high-profile institutions from the public and the private sector that are actively involved in the creation and publication of digital scholarly editions, will be held at the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz. Dr. Nikolaus Weichselbaumer and Dr. Oliver Duntze are the conveners of […]

News: Info-Events for MA courses of study in Münster with a Book Studies focus

Next week there are two evening events in Münster at the WWU for prospective MA students with an interest in Book History and Book Studies. Both the MA “Britsh, American and Postcolonial Studies” (BAPS) and the MA “National and Transnational Studies” (NATS) have modules focused on Book Studies/Book History. More information on the events and […]

Conf: IBG annual conference, Stuttgart, 7-8 July 2016

The 17th annual conference of the Internationale Buchwissenschaftliche Gesellschaft (IBG), organized by Ulrich Huse, will deal with censorship in democratic societies (“‘Eine Zensur findet [nicht] statt’ – Zensur und Medienkontrolle in demokratisch verfassten Gesellschaften”) and will take place from 7-8 July 2016 in Stuttgart at the Hochschule der Medien. The complete program can be downloaded […]

Fellowship opportunity: Postdoctoral Fellowship at Loughborough University, UK

This call for expressions of interest comes to us from our associated member Dr. Lise Jaillant: — Applications are invited for a 2-year postdoctoral fellowship to start in Autumn 2017. The project will be based in the School of the Arts, English and Drama at Loughborough University, UK. There is no age limit, but the […]