“Why the Book Still Matters” lecture at PMA on September 27th

The Philadelphia Museum of Art will be hosting a lecture titled “Why the Book Still Matters” on September 27th at 6 PM as part of their Annual Library Lecture Series .  “In this thought-provoking lecture, noted book historian and digital humanities leader Michael F. Suarez, Director of Rare Book School at the University of Virginia, considers the importance of books as objects and the future of the library in the twenty-first century.”

For more information, and to purchase (free) tickets, please click here.

Image by William Micheal Harnett (1848 – 1892) courtesy of the Philadelphia Museum of Art