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Early Books Lecture Series

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  1. The Paper Roads

    In this lecture, Agnieszka Helman-Wazny explores the early history of paper in Central Asia based on systematic, codicological, and microscopic studies of collections found in Dunhuang, Turfan, and other places along the Silk Roads. ...

    jrdiaz - 2015-03-27 09:44

  2. Protestant Print Propaganda

    The printing press and the use of broadsheets helped ensure the success of the Protestant Reformation. Some of the most dramatic examples of those broadsheets will illuminate this central point in this year's first Early Book Lecture, delivered by Dr ...

    jrdiaz - 2015-03-27 09:44

  3. The Chinese Buddhist Canon in the Print Culture of East Asia

    Dr. Jiang Wu's talk will focus on the printed editions of the Chinese buddhist canon and examine their role in the print culture of East Asia. ...

    jrdiaz - 2015-03-23 13:40

  4. Wenzeslas Bible

    Special Collections hosts the Early Books Lecture Series XI, an annual lecture series where University of Arizona scholars explore the treasure trove of medieval texts held by the University Libraries. In this 11th year of the lecture series, professors ...

    Anonymous - 2016-09-30 11:49

  5. Secrets of the Renaissance Garden

    Lecture II in the Early Books Lecture Series XI. "Secrets of the Renaissance Garden” with Frederick Kiefer, Professor, UA Department of English. ...

    Anonymous - 2016-09-30 11:49

  6. 20,000 Facts and Fables

    Lecture III in the Early Books Lecture Series XI. “20,000 Facts and Fables: Pliny’s Natural History in Early Modern Europe” with Thomas Willard, Associate Professor, UA Department of English ...

    Anonymous - 2016-09-30 11:49