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Archive for May, 2007

  • art of the book

    Art of the Book

    In the spring of 2007, students in Art History 398: The Art of the Book, asked several questions. What is a book? How does one read? How do images and written texts complement each other? In following the evolution of the recorded word from roll to codex, they explored the efflorescence of decorated and illuminated manuscripts from antiquity to the Renaissance. More »