Making Books in Bristol – free lunchtime public talks exploring the art of making books in Bristol, UK
Come along in your lunch hour to hear independent Bristol-based publishers, book artists, and letterpress printers discuss their experiences of book making, and join in the conversation about what books mean to you. Free entry and no booking required.
Wednesday 17th May – Richard Jones from Tangent Books at Bristol Central Library, College Green, Bristol BS1 5TL, 1-2pm
Wednesday 24th May – Greet Pauwelijn from Book Island at Bristol Central Library, College Green, Bristol BS1 5TL, 1-2pm
Friday 16th June – Sarah Bodman, Senior Research Fellow for Artists’ Books, Centre for Fine Print Research, UWE at The Bristol Folk House, 40a Park Street, Bristol BS1 5JG, 1-2pm
Friday 23rd June – Nick and Ellen from The Letterpress Collective at The Bristol Folk House, 40a Park Street, Bristol BS1 5JG, 1-2pm
This is a project run by Books at Bristol, a group of researchers at the University of Bristol who study books and book culture from different historical and linguistic perspectives. For further details visit our blog: www.booksatbristol.wordpress.com, and contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.