Episode 2 of The Medieval Podcast – How were books made and used in the Middle Ages? Danièle is joined by Erik Kwakkel, a ‘rockstar’ of the Book History world. Learn about the process of making manuscripts, including why medieval scribes made doodles in their works.
Erik Kwakkel is a Professor at the iSchool (Library, Archival and Information Studies) University of British Columbia. Click here to view his faculty page.
It’s here! My @ArcHumanities Books Before Print is published and ready for ordering, incl. in cheap paperback. Custom-tailored for non-experts/students it provides a case-study-based overview of medieval book production, featuring 125 colour pics. https://t.co/7VCymMIK75 pic.twitter.com/z3OqCjAHnB
— Erik Kwakkel (@erik_kwakkel) October 31, 2018
Top Image: Two pages from a 15th century manuscript – British Library MS Sloane 2565 ff. 45v-46