SHARP member Ellen Forget is putting together an alt text guide for people attending SHARP conferences. She is looking for…
Call for Organizers: SHARP 2024
The annual SHARP conference for 2024 is looking for organizers and a host institution. Click to learn more about how to submit a proposal. Deadline March 13, 2023.
Call for Applicants: SHARP in the Classroom Editor
SHARP News is the open access newsletter for the Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing. SHARP in…
Job Opportunity: Professorship in Media Change with a focus on Book Culture and Digital Publications, Leipzig University
The professorship researches and teaches at the Institute of Communication and Media Studies on the transformation of the book as a medium and comparable writing and reading media in the digital age. The focus is on the cultural and economic significance of the book in conjunction with other media of social communication as well as innovations in production, design and distribution and change in reception and appropriation (e.g. open access, participatory forms of production, digital literacy) from a communication and media studies perspective.
SHARP 25th Anniversary Research Fellowship: Report from Trude Dijkstra
Trude Dijkstra has published a report on her fantastic research project, which won one of SHARP’s 25th Anniversary Research Fellowships in 2019. You can read about the award here. Her report is attached below.