Manuscripts from German-speaking lands

19 March 2019 2.00pm 5.00pm


Lecture Theatre, Weston Library (Map)


Martin Kauffmann |


This symposium marks the launch of a digital collaboration between the Bodleian Libraries and the Herzog August Bibliothek, Wolfenbüttel, Germany. Speakers will include:

On manuscripts from German-speaking lands at the HAB, at the Bodleian and elsewhere:

  • Professor Joanna Story, University of Leicester
  • Professor Emeritus Nigel Palmer, University of Oxford
  • Professor Henrike Lähnemann, University of Oxford
  • Dr Christian Heitzmann, Herzog August Bibliothek

On conservation, digitization and other aspects of the Manuscripts from German-Speaking Lands project:

  • Sabina Pugh, Bodleian Libraries
  • David Maus, Herzog August Bibliothek
  • Torsten Schaßan, Herzog August Bibliothek
  • Emma Stanford, Bodleian Libraries

This lecture is followed by a drinks reception.


Free admission.

RSVP by Friday 1 March 2019
Email: Tel: 01865 277000

This event is listed under: Lectures and talks; Free events
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