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      SHARP, (Society for the History of Authorship, Reading & Publishing); Rose, Jonathan; Connors, Linda; Metzger, Philip A. (Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing, 1996)
      This is the Summer 1996 issue of SHARP News. SHARP News (ISSN 1073-1725) is the quarterly newsletter of the Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing, Inc. Editor: Jonathan Rose; Associate Editor: Linda Connors; Book Review Editor: Philip A. Metzger. CONTENTS: WORCESTER CONFERENCE HOSTS RECORD TURNOUT, CREATES FUND TO AID GRADUATE STUDENTS; CALL FOR PAPERS AND REGISTRATION INFORMATION: 1997 CONFERENCE AT CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY; NEW SHARP SCHOLARLY JOURNAL NOW SOLICITING CONTRIBUTIONS; NOMINATIONS SOUGHT FOR 1997 ELECTIONS OF SHARP OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS; SCHOLARS HONOR D.F. MCKENZIE WITH ANNUAL LECTURE AND TEACHING AWARD; THE HISTORY OF THE BOOK IN AUSTRALIA: A REPORT FROM THE FIELD; BOOK REVIEWS; CALLS FOR CONTRIBUTORS; CALLS FOR PAPERS; CONFERENCES; COURSES & SEMINARS; LECTURES; FELLOWSHIPS & AWARDS; RESOURCES; NEW PUBLICATIONS; HOW WE ARE DOING. This issue includes the following contributions: BOOK REVIEWS, by Germaine Warkentin (pp. 5-6).
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      SHARP, (Society for the History of Authorship, Reading & Publishing); Rose, Jonathan; Metzger, Philip A. (Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing, 1996)
      This is the Winter 1995-96 issue of SHARP News. SHARP News (ISSN 1073-1725) is the quarterly newsletter of the Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing, Inc. Editor: Jonathan Rose; Book Review Editor: Philip A. Metzger. CONTENTS: ULSTER COLLOQUIUM TO PLAN A HISTORY OF THE IRISH BOOK; SHARP WILL SPONSOR SESSIONS AT AHA, ASECS, AND MLA CONFERENCES; COLUMBIA BEGINS UNIVERSITY SEMINAR ON "THE BOOK IN HISTORY"; BOOK AND LIBRARY HISTORY PROGRAM AT LUND UNIVERSITY, SWEDEN; BOOK HISTORY FOR UNDERGRADUATES: A COURSE SYLLABUS; PRINT, LITERACY, AND POWER IN AMERICA: A COURSE SYLLABUS; BOOK REVIEWS; CALLS FOR CONTRIBUTORS; CALLS FOR PAPERS; CONFERENCES; COURSES & SEMINARS; EXHIBITIONS & LECTURES; FELLOWSHIPS & AWARDS; ON THE INTERNET; NOTES & QUERIES; NEW PUBLICATIONS; HOW WE ARE DOING. This issue includes the following contributions: BOOK AND LIBRARY HISTORY PROGRAM AT LUND UNIVERSITY, SWEDEN, by Steingrimur Jonsson (pp. 2-3); BOOK HISTORY FOR UNDERGRADUATES: A COURSE SYLLABUS, by Daniel Traister (pp. 3-4); PRINT, LITERACY, AND POWER IN AMERICA: A COURSE SYLLABUS, by Mary Kay Duggan (pp. 4-6); BOOK REVIEWS, by Richard W. Clement (p. 6); ON THE INTERNET, by Patrick Leary (pp. 9-10).
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      SHARP, (Society for the History of Authorship, Reading & Publishing); Rose, Jonathan; Connors, Linda; Metzger, Philip A. (Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing, 1996)
      This is the Autumn 1996 issue of SHARP News. SHARP News (ISSN 1073-1725) is the quarterly newsletter of the Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing, Inc. Editor: Jonathan Rose; Associate Editor: Linda Connors; Book Review Editor: Philip A. Metzger. CONTENTS: SHARP ANNOUNCES NEW PRIZE FOR BEST PUBLICATION IN BOOK HISTORY; 1997 CONFERENCE AT CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY: A FINAL CALL FOR PAPERS; NEW EDITORS, NEW ADDRESSES; A MANAGEABLE SCOPE?: THE HISTORY OF PRINT CULTURE IN NEW ZEALAND; CONFERENCE AIMS TO OPEN UP ACCESS TO PUBLISHERS' ARCHIVES; BOOK HISTORY FOR UNDERGRADUATES I: BIBLIOGRAPHY COURSE AT BIRMINGHAM UNIVERSITY; BOOK HISTORY FOR UNDERGRADUATES II: THE HISTORY OF LITERATE CULTURE; BOOK REVIEWS; SCHOLARLY LIAISONS; CALLS FOR CONTRIBUTORS; CALLS FOR PAPERS; CONFERENCES; LECTURES; COURSES & SEMINARS; EXHIBITIONS; FELLOWSHIPS & AWARDS; ON THE INTERNET; NOTES & QUERIES; NEW PUBLICATIONS; HOW WE ARE DOING. This issue includes the following contributions: A MANAGEABLE SCOPE?: THE HISTORY OF PRINT CULTURE IN NEW ZEALAND, by Shef Rogers (pp. 2-3); BOOK HISTORY FOR UNDERGRADUATES I: BIBLIOGRAPHY COURSE AT BIRMINGHAM UNIVERSITY, by Tom Davis (pp. 3-4); BOOK HISTORY FOR UNDERGRADUATES II: THE HISTORY OF LITERATE CULTURE, by Charles Bazerman (pp. 4-6); BOOK REVIEWS, by James Raven (p. 6).
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      SHARP, (Society for the History of Authorship, Reading & Publishing); Rose, Jonathan; Metzger, Philip A. (Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing, 1995)
      This is the Summer 1995 issue of SHARP News. SHARP News (ISSN 1073-1725) is the quarterly newsletter of the Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing, Inc. Editor: Jonathan Rose; Book Review Editor: Philip A. Metzger. CONTENTS: EDINBURGH CONFERENCE ENDORSES PLAN TO PUBLISH A SHARP YEARBOOK; CALL FOR PAPERS: 1996 CONFERENCE AT THE AMERICAN ANTIQUARIAN SOCIETY; SHARP INAUGURATES INTERNET RESOURCE CENTER ON WORLD WIDE WEB; LIBRARY HISTORY PROJECTS UNDER WAY IN BRITAIN AND THE UNITED STATES; SHARP TO SPONSOR SESSIONS AT AMERICAN HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION MEETINGS; ACADEMIC PUBLISHERS CREATE NEW MONOGRAPH SERIES IN MEDIA HISTORY; BOOK HISTORY IN BULGARIA: A REPORT FROM THE FIELD; RUSSIAN SCHOLARS TO HOST INTERNATIONAL PRINT CULTURE CONFERENCE; BOOK REVIEWS; CALLS FOR CONTRIBUTORS; CONFERENCES; EXHIBITIONS & LECTURES; FELLOWSHIPS & AWARDS; RESOURCES; NOTES & QUERIES; NEW PUBLICATIONS; HOW WE ARE DOING. This issue includes the following contributions: BOOK HISTORY IN BULGARIA: A REPORT FROM THE FIELD, by Krassimira Daskalova (pp. 3-5); BOOK REVIEWS, by Robin Alston, Jeffery Triggs (pp. 5-8).
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      SHARP, (Society for the History of Authorship, Reading & Publishing); Rose, Jonathan; Metzger, Philip A. (Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing, 1995)
      This is the Autumn 1995 issue of SHARP News. SHARP News (ISSN 1073-1725) is the quarterly newsletter of the Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing, Inc. Editor: Jonathan Rose; Book Review Editor: Philip A. Metzger. CONTENTS: SHARP BEGINS SEARCH FOR BOOK HISTORY YEARBOOK EDITORS; 1996 WORCESTER CONFERENCE UPDATE: FINAL CALL FOR PAPERS; COLLABORATIVE PROJECTS IN BOOK HISTORY DISCUSSED AT LIBRARY OF CONGRESS; COURSE SYLLABUS: A GRADUATE SEMINAR IN THE HISTORY OF THE BOOK; SHARP ORGANIZES ASECS SECTION, SEEKS INFORMATION ON RESEARCH PROJECTS; BOOK REVIEWS; CALLS FOR CONTRIBUTORS; CALLS FOR PAPERS; CONFERENCES; COURSES & SEMINARS; EXHIBITIONS & LECTURES; FELLOWSHIPS & AWARDS; ON THE INTERNET; NOTES & QUERIES; NEW PUBLICATIONS; HOW WE ARE DOING. This issue includes the following contributions: COURSE SYLLABUS: A GRADUATE SEMINAR IN THE HISTORY OF THE BOOK, by James L.W. West III and Michael Anesko (pp. 2-3); BOOK REVIEWS, by Roberta L. Dougherty, Philip A. Metzger, W.A. Kelly (PP. 3-5); ON THE INTERNET, by Patrick Leary (p. 7).
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      SHARP, (Society for the History of Authorship, Reading & Publishing); Rose, Jonathan; Connors, Linda; Metzger, Philip A. (Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing, 1996)
      This is the Spring 1996 issue of SHARP News. SHARP News (ISSN 1073-1725) is the quarterly newsletter of the Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing, Inc. Editor: Jonathan Rose; Associate Editor: Linda Connors; Book Review Editor: Philip A. Metzger. CONTENTS: EDITORIAL TEAMS APPOINTED TO DIRECT SHARP YEARBOOK AND NEWSLETTER; THE HISTORY OF THE IRISH BOOK PROJECT: A FIRST PROGRESS REPORT; LONDON AND DREW UNIVERSITIES CREATE GRADUATE EDUCATION LINK; WILLIAM MORRIS CENTENARY OBSERVED ON BOTH SIDES OF THE ATLANTIC; READING: THEORY, PRACTICE, AND HISTORY: A COURSE SYLLABUS; THE HISTORY OF INFORMATION: A COURSE SYLLABUS; SCHOLARLY LIAISONS; CALLS FOR CONTRIBUTORS; CALLS FOR PAPERS; CONFERENCES; COURSES & SEMINARS; EXHIBITIONS; LECTURES; ON THE INTERNET; NOTES & QUERIES; NEW PUBLICATIONS; HOW WE ARE DOING. This issue includes the following contributions: READING: THEORY, PRACTICE, AND HISTORY: A COURSE SYLLABUS, by Leon Jackson (pp. 3-5); THE HISTORY OF INFORMATION: A COURSE SYLLABUS, by Edward Tenner (pp. 6-7).