Bangor University event for Academic Book Week

Academic Book Week: A celebration of the diversity, innovation and influence of academic books. 9-16 November 2015, all over the UK and beyond.  See more at: http://acbookweek.com/

Bangor University Event 11th November: Technolegau Darllen / The Technologies of Reading

Talks open to all staff and students at the University and open to members of the public.

15.00 – 16.00 Lecture Room 1 (LR1) Main Arts

Professor Astrid Ensslin: “Digital Fiction: Texts, Technologies, Techniques of Reading”

Mared Roberts: (presenting in Welsh with simultaneous translation) Describing the DECHE project: a project funded by Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol to republish important Welsh language books essential to scholarship through the medium of Welsh that are not in print, as e-books.

Dr Llion Jones: (presenting in Welsh with simultaneous translation) “E-lyfrau trwy lygaid cyhoeddwr Cymraeg” / E-books through the eyes of a Welsh publisher

16.15-17.00 Refreshments in the Main Arts Library

17.00-18.00 Shankland lecture: Dr Eben Muse: “Textual evolution and the future of reading”, Shankland Reading Room, Main Arts Library

Please let us know if you will be attending by emailing c.a.roberts@bangor.ac.uk

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