On January 24th of 2012 during Bibliography Week the Grolier Club of New York presented a full day of discussions on the Imprimerie Nationale de France, one of the most impor-tant printing houses in Europe. Papers by book historians, typographers, & artists documented the significant influence of the press, not only on printing & the book arts, but also on literary culture from the sixteenth century to the present day.
An all-day conference on “The Imprimerie Nationale and the History of Printing.” 9:30am – 5pm in Florence Gould Hall of FI/AF, just across 60th Street from The Club.
Tuesday, January 24, 2012, 9:30am to 5pm
Florence Gould Hall & Tinker Auditorium
The French Institute/Alliance Française
22 East 60th Street, New York City