Parents Weekend: Public LectureSaturday, October 7, 2017 -
Location: Ernest F. Hollings Library-enter through Thomas Cooper Library
Speaker: Michael Weisenburg
Topic: This Glorious Machine: Illustrating Technology from the Early Modern Period to the Present
Weisenburg will discuss the progress of technological illustration, ranging from woodcuts and early engravings of the hand-press period through the early machine press period, with an emphasis on Diderot’s Encyclopédie.
Sponsored by the College of Arts and Sciences, University Libraries and the Ann Johnson Institute for Science, Technology & Society