HIST 428 Topics: History of the Book (3 credits)

Offered by: History and Classical Studies (Faculty of Arts)


History : The theory and the practice of using books, manuscripts, periodicals as well as other communicative media. Topics may include literacy and orality; the print revolution; censorship; readers and reading practices; newspapers and journalism; the origins of scientific persuasion and intellectual property rights.

Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2018-2019 academic year.

  • Prerequisite: A 300-level course in history or permission of instructor.