9 am to 3:30 pm
Aldus Pius Manutius, who died February 6, 1515, started his renowned press in Venice in 1494. This symposium will commemorate the 500th anniversary of Aldus’ death with a re-exploration of the many typographic and publishing innovations of the press.
Speaker information and paper titles will be added later.
9:30 am: Coffee and continental breakfast
10 am – 12 noon: Keynote lecture, followed by discussion
12 – 1:30 pm: Lunch break
1:30 – 3:30 pm: Panel session and roundtable discussion
Faculty and graduate students of Center for Renaissance Studies consortium institutions may be eligible to apply for travel funds to attend CRS programs or to do research at the Newberry. Each member university sets its own policies and deadlines; contact your Representative Council member in advance for details.
This program is free and open to the public, but space is limited and registration in advance is required.
Register online here. Registrations will be processed through 10 am Friday, February 6.