History of Books (i) (2014/2015)

Course code
4S02128
Name of lecturer
Federica Formiga
Coordinator
Federica Formiga
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Other available courses
Academic sector
M-STO/08 - ARCHIVAL SCIENCE, BIBLIOGRAPHY AND LIBRARIANSHIP
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
Semestrino IIB dal Apr 20, 2015 al Jun 6, 2015.

Lesson timetable

Semestrino IIB
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 11:50 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.4  
Tuesday 11:50 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.4  
Wednesday 11:50 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.4  

Learning outcomes

During the course will analyze the object book as a tool material conveying ideas from the second half of the fourteenth to the present day

Syllabus

bibliography:
1. L. Fevre – H.J. Martin, La nascita del libro, Roma-Bari, Laterza, 2000;
2. L. Baldacchini, Aspettando il frontespizio, Milano, Bonnard, 2004;
3. Fréderic Barbier, Storia del libro. Dall’antichità al XX secolo, Bari, edizioni Dedalo, 2004;
4. Warren Chappel e Robert Bringhurst, Breve storia della parola stampata, Milano, Sylvestre Bonnard, 1999.
5. Gino Roncaglia, La quarta rivoluzione. Sei lezioni sul futuro del libro, Roma-Bari, Laterza, 2010
6. Valerio Eletti e Alessandro Cecconi, Che cosa sono gli e-book, Roma, Carocci, 2008.

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral examination