Writing as Material Practice : Substance, surface and medium

@inproceedings{Whitehouse2013WritingAM,
  title={Writing as Material Practice : Substance, surface and medium},
  author={Ruth Whitehouse and Kathryn E. Piquette},
  year={2013}
}
Writing as Material Practice grapples with the issue of writing as a form of material culture in its ancient and more recent manifestations, and in the contexts of production and consumption. Fifteen case studies explore the artefactual nature of writing — the ways in which materials, techniques, colour, scale, orientation and visibility inform the creation of inscribed objects and spaces, as well as structure subsequent engagement, perception and meaning making. Covering a temporal span of… Expand
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