Papiertag

Sonntag, 24. Juni 2018: Papiertag im LWL Freilichtmuseum Hagen mit Vorführungen in den historischen Werkstätten des Museums, Erzähltheater, Mitmachaktionen für Kinder und Erwachsene und dem Papiermarkt. Papiertag im Museum von 12 bis 17 Uhr Erstmals wird  parallel zum Papiertag der Papiermarkt veranstaltet: über ein Dutzend Aussteller zeigen ihre Werke aus und mit Papier. Der Verkauf an den Ständen beginnt um …

Oxford Fine Press Book Fair 2018

The first book made entirely at the new place I moved to in 2016 will be on the table at Oxford Fine Press Book Fair. Open at Kassam Stadium, Grenoble Road, Oxford, OX4 4XP Saturday 24 March 2018 from 11AM to 6PM Sunday 25 March 2018 from 10AM to 5PM Find all exhibitors in the Conference & Events Centre. Expect …

Where the Red Poppies Dance

When living in England as a one year overseas student in 1984/85 I had met with the tradition of Remembrance Day for the very first time. I was touched by the way how the consequences of war were dealt with and also by the scale of it. It left me impressed and thoughtful. Years later I came across the folksong …

Cumbria

When on holidays in Scotland some years ago we went into an antiquarian bookshop where we found “The British Encyclopedia In10 Volumes Illustrated”. It was ever so cheap – for the simple reason that volumes 7 to 10 were missing. Being book lovers we couldn’t resist bying it anyway. It had been published back in 1933. Vol 3 said “CHI-DUN”, …