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Re: [BKARTS] NPR story on RBS



Terry,

Great news! Thanks for the heads up, look forward to listening. 

Chris Hagen
  Date:    Thu, 7 Aug 2003 16:11:21 -0400
  From:    Terry Belanger <belanger@VIRGINIA.EDU>
  Subject: NPR story on RBS

  This message has been posted to the Book_Arts-L, ExLibris, and SHARP
  bulletin boards:

  Jacki Lyden of National Public Radio spent Monday evening, 4 August, and
  much of Tuesday, August 5th, at Rare Book School. While at UVa she attended
  Leon Jackson's excellent Monday night lecture in the Dome Room of the
  Rotunda, interviewed Daniel Pitti and Jan Storm van Leeuwen about the RBS
  courses they're teaching this week, listened in while Paul Needham worked
  on his Latin transcription homework with Albert Derolez (PN is here as a
  student this week), visited an Intro to Descriptive Bibliography Museum
  (and spoke with its curator Melissa Mead), talked to John Buchtel while he
  demonstrated printing on the common press, took a tour of some of the RBS
  teaching collections (Boy Scout manuals; St Jerome; the MusicWriter
  typewriter), and interviewed students.

  Her story on RBS will air nationally this Sunday afternoon, 10 August, on
  "All Things Considered."


  Terry Belanger : University Professor : University of Virginia : Rare Book
  School : 114 Alderman Library : Charlottesville, VA  22903 : Telephone
  434/924-8851   fax 434/924-8824   email belanger@virginia.edu : URL
  <http://www.rarebookschool.org>

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