Virtual Material Texts: 8 presentations
Monday, April 27, 2020, 5:15pm, via Zoom
Jessica Linker (Consortium for History of Science, Technology, and Medicine): "Science books circulating in the African American community in the early 19th century"
Christy Pottroff (Merrimack College): "Anne Bradstreet's door"
All are welcome to attend (non-Penn visitors should bring photo ID to enter the library).
The Workshop in the History of Material Texts is supported by the School of Arts and Sciences through the Department of English and hosted by the Penn Libraries. The co-directors of the seminar are Professor Zachary Lesser (English), Jerry Singerman (Penn Press), and John Pollack (Kislak Center, Penn Libraries).
Associated with the workshop is the book series in Material Texts published by the University of Pennsylvania Press, which includes many monographs that have emerged from presentations given at the workshop over the years.