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Printing, Publishing and Urban Culture
Newcastle upon Tyne, September 1997

      


Research group for European Urban Culture University of Northumbria, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK Third Interdisciplinary Conference "Printing, Publishing and Urban Culture" 11-13 September 1997
The conference will be organised around the following provisional themes : Publishing and the urban economy (publishing centres and the development of the printing trade) Cultural networks and the dissemination of knowledge (publishers and authors, bookshops and libraries, critics and readers) The illicit (the circulation of subversive texts and images) High and low (contrasting models of cultural practice, elite and mass publishing strategies) Image and place (prints, photographs and the construction of cultural myths) For submissions and further details, contact Alex Cowan (a.cowan@unn.ac.uk) or write to the Research group for European Urban Culture, Department of Historical and Critical Studies, University of Northumbria, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST, UK. Fax +44 (0)191 227 4630 ------------------------------