Material Cultures 2010

Location: United Kingdom
Call for Papers Deadline: 2009-11-30
A three-day conference at The UNIVERSITY of EDINBURGH, July 16-18, 2010

Following the Material Cultures conferences which took place at The University of Edinburgh in 2000 and 2005, the third in the series is scheduled to take place in July 2010. The key theme of the conference is ‘Technology, Textuality, and Transmission’, though proposals relating to all aspects of Bibliography and the History of the Book are welcome.

MATERIALITY AND TEXTUALITY
ELECTRONIC TEXT
THE CULTURES OF PRINT
CENSORSHIP AND REGULATION
COLLECTIONS AND THEIR PRESERVATION
THE BOOK AS A MATERIAL OBJECT
READERS AND READING PRACTICES
TECHNOLOGY AND TRANSMISSION
THE INFORMATION REVOLUTION
GEOGRAPHIES OF THE BOOK

Conference Organiser
Material Cultures
Centre for the History of the Book
The University of Edinburgh
22a Buccluech Place
Edinburgh, EH8 9LN, UK
Email: [email protected]
Visit the website at http://www.hss.ed.ac.uk/chb/MaterialCultures2010.htm