For a schedule of current events and a searchable archive of past presentations, please visit the website for the Workshop in the History of Material Texts.
The Workshop in the History of Material Texts will celebrate its 27th year in 2019-20. Participants (including faculty, librarians, graduate and undergraduate students, booksellers and anyone else interested) come from a wide range of disciplines.
All are welcome to attend; ongoing attendance is not required, and many people come only to the occasional meeting. Meetings are held on Mondays at 5:15 in the Class of 1978 Pavilion, in the Kislak Center for Special Collections on the 6th floor of the Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center.
October 9, 2017 - 5:15pm to 7:00pm
October 2, 2017 - 5:15pm to 7:00pm
Marissa Nicosia (English, Penn State-Abington): "'Chronicled at home': Perkin Warbeck and the Popularity of English History Plays"September 25, 2017 - 5:15pm to 7:00pm
Lynne Farrington (Penn): "A Very Good Book Indeed: Selling Bibles by Subscription in Nineteenth-Century America"September 18, 2017 - 5:15pm to 7:00pm
September 11, 2017 - 5:15pm to 6:30pm