OCTOBER 4 Rare Book Petting Zoo: Ken Ward, JCB, Curator of Latin Books, “A Look at the Mexican Book Trade.” Limited to 15 Brown/RISD undergraduate students. Please, register. JCB Conference Room, 11:00 a.m.
Come “pet” the rare book treasures at the JCB at this year’s first Rare Book Petting Zoo. This hands-on show and tell with JCB Curator of Latin Books Ken Ward focuses on the Mexican book trade in the early America’s. Learn how to handle rare materials and enjoy a brief talk about each item.