ANK: German Palaeography Course, London (15.06.2017)

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When:  Thursday, 15 June 2017, 10:00 ─ 17:00

Venue: University of London Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU

Tutors: Dr Dorothea McEwan, Dr Claudia Wedepohl (Warburg Institute)

Run by the Institute of English Studies at the University of London School of Advanced Study, the reading course aims to familiarize students with a number of different handwritings. A variety of texts (in photocopies) will be examined and read: private correspondence, official correspondence of German courts and the Habsburg monarchy, petitions by individuals, replies by authorities, appeals, etc., from the 17th to the 20th centuries. The course will be flexible in as much as it will be possible to present documents from different centuries and handwriting styles in order to suit the needs of the participants.

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Diese Ankündigung wurde von H-GERMANISTIK [Nils Gelker] betreut –