6 March 2012
Elton-Bowring Room, the Gillespie Conference Centre,
Clare College, Cambridge (in front of CUL)

9:30 Registration
10:00 Opening Remarks: Ed Potten (Cambridge University Library)
10:10 Production: Chaired by Margaret Lane Ford (Christie’s)

  • Satoko Tokunaga (Keio University), ‘Rubrication of Caxton’s Early English Books’
  • Paul Needham (Scheide Library, Princeton University), ‘Ulrich Zel’s Printing’

11:20 Tea/Coffee
11:35 Collection: Chaired by Richard Linenthal (Antiquarian Bookseller)

  • Eric White (Bridwell Library, Southern Methodist University), ‘Gutenberg Bibles on the Move in England, 1789–1834’
  • John Goldfinch (British Library), ‘British Museum Incunabula in Cambridge; Cambridge Incunabula in London’

12:50 Lunch
14:00 History: Chaired by Elisabeth Leedham-Green (Darwin College, Cambridge)

  • Toshiyuki Takamiya (Keio University), ‘John Oates, Sir Geoffrey, et al.: Bibliophiles in Darwin, 1975−78’
  • Lotte Hellinga (formerly British Library), ‘Six Summers at CUL in the 1960s: A Reminiscence’

15:00 Round Table Discussion: Chaired by David McKitterick (Trinity College, Cambridge)
16:00 Tea/Coffee
16:15 Book Viewing at CUL (1)
16:45 Book Viewing at CUL (2)
17:15 End of the Conference