Seminar task (for everyone): Choose a piece of print and analyse its presentation, content, form, likely readership and impact etc.
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Types of print: a printed image (satire; playing card; portrait; book illustration; map); a ballad, newspaper, periodical, almanac, sermon, pamphlet, book, song, broadside, verse
Anglophone print can be found via the library page of database resources. These include: Early English books Online; Eighteenth Century Collections Online; the Burney collection of newspapers; JISC Historic Books, America's Historical Imprints, British Periodicals Collection
Visual material (both British and European) can be found at the British Museum
Tom's Choice: Strange News from the Deep http://sitebuilder.warwick.ac.uk/sitebuilder2/edit/page/content.html?page=/fac/arts/emforum/collaborate/marsch&editor=editMceContent&contentKey=main&finishView=render_doneEditingContentView
Alex's choice: Jacob Balde's Satire Against The Abuse of Tobacco (1657)
Some other material to discuss if we have time!