Quantity


  A Two-Day Workshop Presented by the Interacting with Print Research Group   March 15-16, 2018 Concordia University LB-361, 1400 Maisonneuve Blvd W, Montreal, QC, H3G 1M8   Ever since Pliny the Younger said “read much, not many,” debates about quantity have been central to debates about culture. For much of its existence, print too … Continue reading Quantity

Connectivity


Connectivity has become the dominant framework through which contemporary knowledge is increasingly understood. From networks to clouds to close reading to reconstructing historical social worlds, making connections is at the core of what we do. And yet the very ubiquity of the term has largely hidden it from critical view. This workshop is devoted to … Continue reading Connectivity

Interpersonal Botany


Date Friday, October 25, 2013 – 00:00 Organized by Interacting with Print Exhibition Website By focusing on materials of a botanical nature, the new digital exhibition Interpersonal Botany examines how people used print to structure and mediate social relationships in Europe in the 18th and 19th centuries. During this period of global quest for botanical specimens and … Continue reading Interpersonal Botany

From Texts to Maps or How to Visualize the Literary Landscape: A Public Lecture by Barbara Piatti


Date Wednesday, October 9, 2013 – 17:30 Location McGill University, Leacock Building, Room 232 Organized by Interacting with Print In this public lecture, featured speaker Dr Barbara Piatti, Director of the Institute for Cartography and Geoinformation at the University of Zurich and co-founder of the Literary Atlas of Europe Project, will examine the intersections between art and … Continue reading From Texts to Maps or How to Visualize the Literary Landscape: A Public Lecture by Barbara Piatti