Lecture: Temples of Books
Jeffrey Schnapp, Harvard University
Thursday, March 27 4:30pm, 106 McCormick Hall
Workshop: Temples of Books
Friday, March 28 10:00am, 127 E. Pyne Reservation required, contact email@example.com
Jeffrey Schnapp is a cultural historian with research interests extending from antiquity to the present, his most recent books are The Electric Information Age Book (in collaboration with Adam Michaels [Princeton Architectural Press, 2012]); Italiamerica II (Il Saggiatore, 2012), co-edited with Emanuela Scarpellini; Modernitalia (Peter Lang), a collection of essays on 20th century Italian literature, design, and architecture; and Digital_Humanities (MIT Press), a book co-written with Anne Burdick, Johanna Drucker, Peter Lunenfeld, and Todd Presner. His work in the domains of design, digital arts and humanities, and curatorial practice includes collaborations with the Triennale di Milano, the Cantor Center for the Visual Arts, the Wolfsonian-FIU, and the Canadian Center for Architecture. He is the faculty director of metaLAB (at) Harvard.
This lecture is co-sponsored with the Department of European Cultural Studies. These events are part of "Dialogues on European Studies," a series co-organized by graduate and undergraduate students under the aegis of ECS.