International conference: History of Literacy in the Baltic Sphere 23.9.2014

NEWS | Published: 28.8.2014

Network of Museums in the Baltic is a co-operation network for the Baltic countries. The annual seminar is held in Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova on Tuesday 23.9.2014

The theme of the seminar this time is ”History of Literacy in the Baltic Sphere”. The same theme is displayed in the exhibition Letter by letter – Traces of Reading and Writing which can be seen right now in the museum.

The lectures of the seminar deals with literacy through different subjects as picture stones of Gotland, medieval writing equipments and an early public book collection. The lectures highlights also different themes of material culture and current archaeological excavations.

The program and registration. The last day of registration is 12.9.2014.