Previous Courses

A Selection of courses of the previous years

Bachelor of Arts

Lectures:

  • Book Studies as a Media Science
  • Literary Research and Study of Sources
  • Book Capital Leipzig – Lecture Series

Seminars:

  • The Book as a Good of Trade
  • Book Illustration
  • The Future of the Book: Accessibility for People with Disabilities
  • Books and Society – “Suhrkamp-Culture”
  • Practice in Publishing

Master of Arts (Former Magister Artium Study Program, expiring)

Lectures:

  • Introduction to Book Studies
  • Fundamentals of Book Economics
  • Book History as History of Art
  • Publishing Houses and Publishing Policy in the 19th and 20th Century
  • Cultural History of the Media
  • Books and Other Cultural Media for Children and Adolescents

Seminars:

  • Book Marketing
  • Introduction to the History of Book Trade
  • The Material Appearance of Books: Production, Design, Aesthetics
  • The Act of Reading in Past and Present
  • Strategies of Book Trade
  • The Book of Books: The Career of the Old and New Testament
  • Book Economy during the “Third Reich”
  • Libraries as Agencies of Knowledge in Past and Present