The Aldus Society
If you experience
Regular programs in 2016-2017 are
to be held at the Thurber Center,
Parking is available behind the Thurber
For more information, please call 614-299-9985.
See First Saturday Programs
Thursday, September 8, 2016: Sidney
Berger, The Ann C. Pingree Director of Decorated Papers.See event flyer
Thursday, October 13, 2016: Ulises
Zevallos-Aguilar, Associate Professor, Latin American Literature and
Cultures at The Ohio State University will speak on Incan documents.
Thursday, November 10, 2016: Ronald
Smeltzer, Director of Princeton Emeritus of the Phillips Library, Peabody
Essex Museum (Salem, MA), presents The Astonishing World Bibliophiles &
Collectors presents “Extraordinary Women in Science & Medicine: Four
Centuries of Achievement”.
Thursday, January 12, 2017: Aldus
Society members share their book-related passions.
Thursday, February 9, 2017 - History
of Text Series: Graeme Boone,
Professor of Music & Director, Center for Medieval & Renaissance Studies at
The Ohio State University will speak on music manuscripts.
Thursday, March 9, 2017 - Ravneberg
Lecture: Speaking on
printmaking, Sergio Soave, Professor of Art, College of Arts and Sciences at
The Ohio State University will be this month’s presenter.
Thursday, April 13, 2017:
To be announced.
Aldus members and their guests are invited to “First Saturday” programs, which are held at 10:00 AM in the Rare Books and Manuscripts Department (Room 105) at the Thompson Library at Ohio State University. Please see the OSU web site for directions.
Eric Johnson, Curator of Rare Books and Manuscripts at OSU, provides this opportunity to see, touch, and discuss the many interesting holdings in one of OSU's special collections. Recent topics have been Victorian novels, and treasures from the Albrecht History of Architecture Library.
First Saturday programs are a special membership
“bonus” for Aldus members. If you have any special collecting interests and
would like to have Eric Johnson share related items in OSU’s Rare
Books and Manuscripts collection at one of these programs, please contact him at
Next First Saturday To Be Determined
To see what kinds of programs the Aldus Society has
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