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Plantin Institute takes History of the book course online
The Plantin Institute, in the Plantin-Moretus Museum in Antwerp, is organising its three-day course on the history of the book in a new online format. History of the Book – one of the Plantin Institute's students' favourite courses – is to be repeated in March 2021 in a new format. For the first time, the entire course will be livestreamed and given in English, allowing international students to take advantage of this three-day course. More information from the Plantin Institute of Typography. Read more »»
‡ Ben Weiner (20 February 2021)

Printing Historical Society to launch a Virtual Museum of Printing
On 28 October 2020, the Printing Historical Society (PHS) Committee approved a proposal, presented by the National Printing Heritage Committee (NPHC), for a web-based ‘virtual’ British Museum of Printing. The objective of the museum will be to ‘bring as much... Read more »»
‡ Ben Weiner (24 January 2021)

First volume of Journal Third Series published
Volume number 1 of the Third Series of the Society’s Journal was published in December 2020. The issue contains articles by Michael Twyman, R.B. Williams, Daniel Reynolds, Michael Knies, Robert Oldham, Riccardo Olocco and Paul W. Nash. See the Publications... Read more »»
‡ Francis Cave (29 December 2020)

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