19 May 2017: 2.00pm-4.00pm: joint Rare Books Group, Worth Library and Irish Art and Architecture Historians workshop. This event is fully booked.
Previous events in 2017:
2 February 2017: Dr Elizabethanne Boran (Librarian of the Edward Worth Library) will be giving a CHOMI seminar in UCD on the subject: ‘Buying and selling medical books in early modern Ireland’.
Time and venue: 5pm, Room K114, School of History, UCD.
6 April 2017: Professor Michael Brown (University of Aberdeen): ‘The Birth of the Irish Enlightenment’. This lecture will take place at 2.00pm in the Worth Library and marks the launch of Dr Brendan Power’s exhibition ‘Deism and the Early Enlightenment at the Worth Library’.
An Open Day for the exhibition ‘Deism and the Early Enlightenment at the Worth Library’ will be held on Thursday 20 April: 10.00am-4.00pm.
All are welcome.
25 April 2017: Professor David McKitterick (Trinity College, Cambridge): ‘Printers of choice. Edward Worth and a culture in eighteenth-century book collecting’?
This lecture will take place at 3.00pm in the Worth Library. All are welcome but please note that seating is limited in the Worth and will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.
An Open Day will be held on Thursday 11 May 2017: 10.00am-4.00pm.
All are welcome.by