Remaking the Book
June 13 and 14, 2005 University of Saskatchewan


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Program

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Scattered Leaves Exhibit and Lectures

Further Information


Monday, June 13, 2005

The lectures on Monday are open to everyone and are designed to provide information about the manuscripts in the Otto Ege “50 Original Leaves From Medieval Manuscripts, Western Europe XII – XVI Century” portfolio. The anticipated audience for the lectures includes scholars, librarians, archivists, graduate students, members of the arts community and members of the public.

All daytime sessions in St. Thomas More College Room 344B.

9:00 AM
Introduction
Peter Stoicheff (University of Saskatchewan)

9:30 AM
The Otto Ege Medieval Manuscript Collection: Themes and Issues
Yin Liu (University of Saskatchewan)

11:00 AM
Bits and Pieces of Manuscripts in the United States
Consuelo Dutschke (Columbia University)

1:30 PM
Notes on the Musical Leaves in the Otto Ege Collection
Paul Merkley (University of Ottawa)

3:00 PM
From Prayer Stall to Coffee-Table: Bibliophilia and the Fate of Medieval Liturgical Manuscripts
Andrew Taylor (University of Ottawa)

7:30 PM
Commerce Building
Goodspeed Theatre
Scattered Leaves: The Otto Ege Medieval Manuscript Collection
Barbara Shailor (Yale University)


Tuesday, June 14, 2005

The closed sessions on Tuesday will be devoted to future plans for digitally reconstructing parts of the Otto Ege medieval manuscript portfolio. Participants include: Janet Catterall (University of Saskatchewan), Consuelo Dutschke (Columbia University), Maria Korey (Massey College, University of Toronto), Yin Liu (University of Saskatchewan), David Pankow (Rochester Institute of Technology), Jill Patrick (Ontario College of Art and Design), Fred Porcheddu (Denison University), Barbara Shailor (Yale University), Peter Stoicheff (University of Saskatchewan), Andrew Taylor (University of Ottawa).

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada