This thematic display explores the various ways in which text is used to provide meaning and content to visual images in the print medium.
Hands on the archives in the Cadbury Research Library: Sue Cook and Jessica Glaser look at the involvement of women in the printing industry.
This international conference looks at how has science and technology have been deployed in book production and how has the book been a vehicle for the promotion of science and technology?
Cathleen Baker talks about her ongoing research into the wove paper and typographical variants in John Baskerville’s Virgil (Birmingham, 1757).
Nigel Jopson considers the development of the paper-making machine, its associated processes and the wider lesson in process innovation.
Hands on the archives in the Cadbury Research Library; Sue Thomas and Dan Wale look at the print culture of Radical Birmingham 1817-32.
This interdisciplinary conference re-evaluates the roles of booktrades peronnel,
a two-day international conference in Liverpool
A hands-on session with some of the bibliographical gems in the Assay Office Library
In conjunction with L’École supérieure d’art et de design d’Amiens (esad), the Centre for Printing History & Culture (cphc) is organising a two-day international conference which aims to review and reassess the relationship between Baskerville—the man and the typeface—and France and the French.
This two-day international conference aims to review and reassess the contribution made by women to printing and print culture from its origins to the present day.
In conjunction with CPHC, Print Networks is organising a one-day conference that will consider the design, production and distribution of ‘industrial and business publishing’.
Two-day conference, from Thursday 28 – Friday 29 June 2018, to be held at Birmingham City University, Birmingham, UK
The University of Birmingham’s Arts & Science Festival is a week-long celebration of research, culture and collaboration across campus and beyond. It is is an opportunity for curious minds to delve into new thinking from leading academics.