West Chester Center for Book History
West Chester University
Francis Harvey Green Library, Room 509
Dr. Eleanor Shevlin (Dept. of English)
"Collecting the Victorians: The Lure of the Signed Book" , November 19, 2014 talk by noted book collector and author Mark Samuels Lasner (University of Delaware Library Senior Research Fellow)
Color Stories: Color, Concept and the Design of Book Jackets, April 22, 2014. Lecture by award winning, book-cover designer, Kimberly Glyder. Funded by a Year of Color grant awarded to the English Club and co-sponsored by the Center for Book History. Special Collections, 6th Floor, Frances Harvey GreenLibrary.
Books and Reading: From the Stone Age to the Digital Page: Join us on Tuesday afternoon, March 4, 2014 at 4:30 pm for an hour-long, invigorating discussion of the future of reading. Panelists will include WCU's Director of Libraries Richard Swain, English professor and book historian, Eleanor Shevlin, English professor and educational digital technologist Jordan Schugar, and literacy professor and scholar Heather Schugar. Special Collections, 6th floor, Frances Harvey Green Library.
- World Book Night, April 23, 2013 Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451
- Dr. Steven Herb, Director of the Pennsylvania Center for the Book, Spring 2013. A pilot project with WCU on the Literary and Cultural Heritage Map of Pennsylvania. Thursday, March 28, 2013.