John Fifield talk, A summer at the Recoleta

October 14, 2015 - 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Special Collections Reading Room, 3rd Floor Main Library, 125 W. Washington St.

Current SLIS student, John Fifield, will present a talk about: "A Summer at the Recoleta" in Arequipa, Peru, where he assisted with identifying and cataloging early printed books in the monastery's collection in the summer of 2015. He will describe the collection and comment on its place in the history of the transatlantic Spanish book trade. Light refreshments at 6:30. John's talk will begin at 7:00