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Publishing Studies Conference – By the Book2
Villa Finaly, Florence, Italy
Thursday 18th to Friday 19th June 2015

This two-day conference brought together scholars from the field of publishing studies to examine key issues around the digital transformation of the book, as well as to discuss the developing field of publishing studies.

It was the second conference to bring together researchers and teachers of publishing studies from a range of countries. Participants in By the Book2 are welcome from all over the world. Also invited are industry practitioners who wish to contribute to the debates.

More details here: http://publishing.brookes.ac.uk/conference/by_the_book2


SHARP Conference
Longueuil/Montreal (Canada)
Tuesday 7 July to Friday 10 July 2015

This will be the 23rd annual conference of the Society for the History of Authorship, Reading & Publishing (SHARP).
Hosted by the Groupe de recherches et d’études sur le livre au Québec, the University of Sherbrooke, McGill University and the Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec, SHARP 2015 is a bilingual event. The program will include lectures, keynote addresses, a digital projects showcase, roundtables, lightning papers presented by doctoral students, a poster exhibition featuring the work of master’s students, as well as workshops and excursions.
More details here: http://sharp2015.ca/en/home/

PREVIOUS EVENTS

By the Book: the book and the study of its digital transformation
Publishing Studies Conference

Villa Finaly, Florence, Italy
Friday 23 to Saturday 24 May 2014

This was the first conference to bring together researchers and teachers of publishing studies from all parts of Europe and aimed to be the first in a series of such meetings.

Conference Committee
Benoȋt Berthou, University of Paris 13 (LABSIC) • Ernst-Peter Biesalski, HTWK, Leipzig • Alberto Cadioli, University of Milan • Pascal Durand, University of Liège • Miha Kovač, University of Ljubljana • Angus Phillips, Oxford Brookes University (Oxford International Centre for Publishing Studies) • Adriaan van der Weel, University of Leiden
Associate Partners
Association for Publishing Education • Brill • Federation of European Publishers


8th International Conference on the Book, 6-8 November 2010, St Gallen
The 8th International Conference on the Book takes place at the University of St Gallen, Gallen, Switzerland between 6-8 November 2010. For call for papers see Research.


Kingston Annual Publishing Conference 3-4 September 2010
The Kingston Annual Publishing Conference, over two days in early September, has as its 2010 theme: Self-Publishing:Last resort or heralding a new era of author participation?


Publishing Innovation Conference 2010 at LCC 18 March 2010
The MA Publishing student-led conference at London College of Communication
Sponsored by Macmillan. Theme for 2010: The Role of Content – Free or Fee?    Admission is free.


UK APE pre-SHARP one-day conference Tuesday 24 June, 2008
The UKAPE conference precedes the SHARP conference, allowing participants to attend the opening of the SHARP conference.
This conference is to be held at Oxford Brookes University, Room Buckley BG11.
For full programme information on the UKAPE conference please see the Conferences and Exhibitions link.