Department of English, Jadavpur University

Home » Courses » Courses: July-Dec 2013 » Book as Object: UG2, 3

Book as Object: UG2, 3

Book as Object: Course Coordinator Abhijit Gupta

Classes: Mon and Wed 210-3. Fri 210-345.

Week starting

Course blog: http://thebookasobject.wordpress.com/

  1. July 1               Writing systems – Emergence of writing; Decipherment; Alphabets
  2. July 8               Hindu, Buddhist, Judaic tradition, Christian and Islamic traditions
  3. July 15             Binding assignment
  4. July 22             Binding assignment
  5. July 29             The Book in Europe – The Medieval book; The Rise of Printing

 

Event: Attend discussion on Daftaripara (book-binding quarter in Calcutta) at Anita Banerjee Memorial Hall on Wed 31 July from 12.30 https://www.facebook.com/events/520393051348138/

 

  1. Aug 5              Printing: Hand-press; Lithography; Machine-press; Electrolytic process; Linotype, monotype; Colour printing; Digital typography
  2. Aug 12                        Same as above
  3. Aug 19                        Same as above
  4. Aug 26                        Imposition
  5. Sep 2               Paper
  6. Sep 9               Typography
  7. Sep 16             Binding
  8. Sep 23             Press-work
  9. Oct 30             The Electronic Book
  10. Oct 7               Illustrations
  11. Oct 21             Press-work
  12. Oct 28             Projects
  13. Nov 4              Projects

 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: