UVic Libraries: Special Collections - Upcoming Lectures

Brand New Old Books


Dr. Iain MacLeod Higgins (Department of English)

October 16th, 2017 at 1 pm - 2pm in room A003 (Lower Level)

Enjoy a meet and greet with UVic’s newly-acquired medieval manuscripts, led by the Acting Director of the Medieval Studies Program, Dr. Iain Higgins. Dr. Higgins will introduce our new old books, show a few of the most interesting features his expert eye sees as he gets acquainted with these treasures, and share his views about why people now should still care about medieval manuscripts.