Cut, Eaten, Burnt, Stained: The Perilous Life of Old Books

Part of Destruction and the Book: Three Part Lecture Series with the Hill Museum & Manuscript Library
*Due to the evolving COVID-19 situation, we’ve decided to postpone all public events in March and April. We will be rescheduling these events, so please be on the lookout for updates.

TARGET PERFORMANCE HALL AT OPEN BOOK
FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Wine reception to follow.

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Books Ripped Away: Secularization and the Removal of Monastic Books to State Libraries

Part of Destruction and the Book: Three Part Lecture Series with the Hill Museum & Manuscript Library
*Due to the evolving COVID-19 situation, we’ve decided to postpone all public events in March and April. We will be rescheduling these events, so please be on the lookout for updates.

TARGET PERFORMANCE HALL AT OPEN BOOK
FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Wine reception to follow.

Continue reading “Books Ripped Away: Secularization and the Removal of Monastic Books to State Libraries”