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Material Cultures and the Creation of Knowledge

///Material Cultures and the Creation of Knowledge

Material Cultures and the Creation of Knowledge

MATERIAL CULTURES AND THE CREATION OF KNOWLEDGE

A three-day conference at The University of Edinburgh (July 22-24, 2005)

Speakers will include: PETER BURKE, ROGER CHARTIER, and ROBERT DARNTON

Topics will include:

LIBRARIES AND THE ORDER OF KNOWLEDGE CENSORSHIP AND REGULATION THE CREATION OF DISCIPLINES THE INTELLECTUAL AND THE CIRCULATION OF IDEAS THE CULTURES OF COLLECTING READERS AND READING PRACTICES THE KNOWLEDGE INDUSTRIES THE HISTORY OF SCIENCE AND THE HISTORY OF IDEAS THE INFORMATION REVOLUTION THE CARTOGRAPHIC IMAGINATION GEOGRAPHIES OF THE BOOK

Proposals of 200-300 words are invited on these and related topics, to be sent no later than NOVEMBER 30, 2004, to Material Cultures, OLL, University of Edinburgh, 11 Buccleuch Place, Edinburgh, EH8 9LW or by email to [email protected].uk

For further information, please contact [email protected]

The conference is organised by The Centre for the History of the Book http://www.arts.ed.ac.uk/chb

— Dr. Bill Bell Centre for the History of the Book & School of Literatures, Languages, and Cultures The University of Edinburgh 18 Buccleuch Place Edinburgh EH8 9LN (0131)650-4283 http://www.arts.ed.ac.uk/chb

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