C o n f e r e n c e s

Since 1990, the Cambridge Project for the Book Trust has organized or hosted a range of conferences and seminar series. Several have led to the publication of edited volumes of papers, for instance The Practice and Representation of Reading; Print for Free: Non-Commercial Publishing in Comparative Perspective and, in the near future, Lost Libraries.

For information on previous conferences and published volumes, please see the links below:

Connected by Books (2004)

Literary London (2002)

Publishing the Law (2001)

Lost Libraries (2000)

The Pratt Symposium (2000)

The Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing (1997)

Print for Free: Non-Commercial Publishing in Comparative Perspective (1996)

Designing the Reading Space (1994)

The Practice and Representation of Reading (1991/1992)

In addition to conferences, the Trust hosts an annual dinner in December. Speakers in recent years have included Jean Alexander, Nicolas Barker and Christopher de Hamel.