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Format, Design, and Function of Medieval Manuscripts

February 28 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Free

This workshop offers an introduction to key terms and concepts of codicology of manuscripts in the Middle Ages, including a hands-on session with the western medieval manuscripts held at Kenneth Spencer Research Library. It focuses on the manuscript book as a physical object and discusses the materials used for the production of the medieval book as well as the decision-making processes involved in putting together a codex.

Details

Date:
February 28
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://lib.ku.edu/events

Organizer

KU Libraries
Website:
https://lib.ku.edu/services/instruction

Venue

Kenneth Spencer Research Library
1450 Poplar Ln
Lawrence, Kansas 66045
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Phone:
(785)-864-4334
Website:
https://spencer.lib.ku.edu/