Pushing the Boundaries of Books

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December 14, 2022
1:00PM - 3:00PM
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150 Thompson Library

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Add to Calendar 2022-12-14 13:00:00 2022-12-14 15:00:00 Pushing the Boundaries of Books Compiled by student-curators in “The History of the Book in Modernity” course, Pushing the Boundaries of Books is an exhibit that showcases materials that have challenged our perceptions of the book in both form and content, and their surprising materials, purposes and creators re-define what a book can be. In this installation, you’ll explore and experience texts held by the Ohio State University's Rare Book and Manuscript Library that have become works of art, aided political movements, transcribed personal history, brought communities together and much more. 150 Thompson Library Department of English english@osu.edu America/New_York public
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Poster with picture of a book

Compiled by student-curators in “The History of the Book in Modernity” course, Pushing the Boundaries of Books is an exhibit that showcases materials that have challenged our perceptions of the book in both form and content, and their surprising materials, purposes and creators re-define what a book can be. In this installation, you’ll explore and experience texts held by the Ohio State University's Rare Book and Manuscript Library that have become works of art, aided political movements, transcribed personal history, brought communities together and much more.

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