Bound for Glory

The Friends of Dartmouth College Library invite you to attend a special panel discussion in conjunction with the Guild of Book Workers Marking Time exhibition currently showcased in Baker-Berry Library through March 20, 2011.

Bound for Glory:
The Hand-Made Book as Aesthetic Object
and Conceptual Process

Panel participants:

  • Jeff Altepeter, Chair of the New England Chapter Guild of Book Workers
  • Richard Baker, Binder in private practice
  • Alex Halaz, Professor of English, teaching History of the Book
  • Stephanie Wolff, Conservation Technician at Dartmouth College

The panel will discuss personal insights in creating hand-made books and the role of book arts in the academic world.

Saturday, March 12, 2011
Treasure Room, Baker Library
Dartmouth College.  Hanover, NH

Reception and tour of the exhibit and conservation lab will follow the panel discussion.

This event is free and open to the public.
For more information please call (603)646-2236


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