IUP Libraries Events

Thursday, September 5, 2019

Program: Into the Archives Rare Book and Artifact Showcase

Stapleton Library, Room 305

“Into the Archives: The Medievalists” highlights a number of printed works from IUP's Special Collection and Archives Department, including the Gutenberg Bible, the Torah, Beowulf and the Works of Geoffrey Chaucer. The program features presentations by PhD student Marquel Sherry, University Archivist Harrison Wick, and professor of English Michael T. Williamson (Department of English on how people read these books when they were newly printed, how these books survived for centuries, and what they might mean to current readers. 

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