Thursday, February 21, 2013

North West Periodicals Research Workshop (3/8/2013)

North West Periodicals Research Workshop
University of Central Lancashire library
Fri, 8 March, 1pm

The programme includes 2 short talks on Victorian periodicals:

  • Visual culture and mechanical objectivity in 19th-century engineering periodicals – Dr Jonathan Westaway, UCLAN
  • The hidden world of water drinkers: What we have learnt from temperance periodicals – Dr Annemarie Mcallister, UCLAN

There will be an opportunity to browse UCLAN’s special collections of periodicals, including Victorian engineering and astronomy journals and the UK’s largest collection of temperance periodicals.

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