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Txtds 224 Ab: Histories And Futures Of The Book, Texts And Reading

Meeting Time: 
F 1:30pm - 2:20pm
Location: 
BLD 392
SLN: 
21138
Joint Sections: 
HSTEU 290 BB, FRENCH 224 AB, JSIS A 224 AB
Instructor: 
Francesca Colonnese
Catalog Description: 
From medieval manuscripts to commercially printed books to today's rapidly recycled digital content, explores how changing forms have shaped the ways texts have been read and understood, how the spread of printing technology impacted the modern world, how the book-form became dominant, and how a new media revolution (the mass digitization of texts) is again reshaping access to and understanding of the past. Offered: jointly with FRENCH 224/JSIS A 224.
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
April 19, 2022 - 2:53am
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