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Divine Art / Infernal Machine: Western Views of Printing Surveyed

Elizabeth L. Eisenstein, Professor Emerita, University of Michigan

Elizabeth L. Eisenstein will give multiple lectures on the reception and effects of printing technologies in Europe, from the original printing press to the modern day.

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March 22-25, 2010
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Lessing J. Rosenwald Gallery, 6th floor, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library
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Open to the Public
Elizabeth Eisenstein.

Elizabeth L. Eisenstein will give three lectures on the following dates:

  • Monday, March 22, 2010: "First Impressions"
  • Tuesday, March 23, 2010: "Eighteenth-Century Attitudes"
  • Thursday, March 25, 2010: "From Steam Press to Cyberspace"

All lectures start at 5:30 P.M. and are presented in the Lessing J. Rosenwald Gallery, 6th floor, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library. The lectures are free and open to the public.

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The A.S.W. Rosenbach Lectures in Bibliography

The Rosenbach Lectures are the longest continuing series of bibliographical lectureships in the United States. Rosenbach Fellows typically present three lectures over a period of one-two weeks.