IS 572 Medieval Manuscripts and Early Modern Books
This course explores a wide variety of medieval manuscripts from their creation in the Middle Ages to today and considers the following topics: production of manuscripts, use of books and their cultural significance, patronage and demand for books, translations, literacy, book collecting, libraries and reproduction in the modern age. The course will include visits to the Rare Book and Manuscript Library and hands-on experience with manuscripts.
IS572AThu, 1:00 pm - 3:50 pmRoom 12AOn-Campus
- Paula Carns
- 8 weeks
- Credit hours
- 2 - 4