Rare Books Summer School

State Library of Victoria

Immerse yourself in the world of rare books during an intensive five-day course at the 7th Australian and New Zealand Rare Books Summer School.

Four courses will be presented:

‘Artists’ books, zines and other collaborative ventures’

Professor Sasha Grishin (6–10 February)

‘Botanical riches: the art of the book’

Richard Aitken (13–17 February)

‘Ephemera: a collector’s key to the history of books’

Wallace Kirsop (13–17 February)

‘The poetics of printing on the iron hand-press’

Caren Florance (13–17 February, Monash University, Caulfield)

Please note that places are strictly limited, and applications are due by 9 December 2011.

View the detailed brochure and application form (pdf) http://www.slv.vic.gov.au/sites/default/files/rare-books-summer-school-2012.pdf


Monday 6 February 2012 – Friday 10 February 2012

Monday 13 February 2012 – Friday 17 February 2012

Cost: $750.00

Bookings: 03 8664 7322 or rbss@slv.vic.gov.au