|SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR||M-STO/08|
The aim of the course are two: to present the history of typographic book in Europe in modern age; and to describe the development of the publishing in Italy from the XV century until the present age.
The first part of course is a knowledge path trought the book though partly as artcraft object, partly as vehicle of knowledge. To begin, we present how the book was been made (from the start of publishing age in XV century to the XIX century; then, we treat the development of publishing in Europe during the modern age. Finally, we focus the attention in how make a layout, what is the paratext, what have been the relationship between printers, authors, publisher and the other people working in a typography.
In te second part of course we'll study the evolution and development of publisher: they stated like moneylender and they have become entrepreneurs. The publishin system - extremely important in occidental cultural life - we'll present strating front the company strategies of big italian group especcialy after the Second World War.
Lectures, Aulaweb, and, if is necessary, lessons in presence by Teams ans Skype.
The aim of course is to provide a strong knowledge about history of book and history of italian publishing. The two framework are very connected if we consider the big cultural world of book.
The course is divide in two parts:
Storia del libro
Baldacchini, Lorenzo Il libro antico. Roma: Carrocci, 2019
Barbier, Frédéric Storia del libro: dall'antichità al 20. secolo, Bari: Dedalo, 2004
Tuzzi, Hans Lbro antico libro moderno, Roma: Carocci, 2018
Alberto Cadioli, Giuliano Vigini Storia dell'editoria italiana dall'Unità ad oggi : un profilo introduttivo Milano: Bibliografica, 2012
Other books and articles suggested by the Professor during the classes (in any case, every documents is published on Aulaweb).
FRANCESCA NEPORI (President)
SANDRA MACCHIAVELLO (Substitute)
13 February 2023
Oral examination the course contents (History of books and History of libraries)
|08/05/2023||15:00||GENOVA||Orale||Appello riservato ai laureandi|
Bibliography for not attending student will be agreed with the Professor