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Historical Scholarship and Social Media

Professor Erik Kwakkel of Leiden University in the Netherlands, one of the world’s leading scholars of Book and Digital Media Studies, discusses the use of social media (blogs, Twitter, Tumblr) in the popularization of advanced scholarship in the field of medieval manuscripts, modern technology, and the emergence of early European literature. This discussion is held on October 31st at 5:30 p.m. in Edwards Recital Hall at Coastal Carolina University. Free. Hosted by Coastal Carolina University’s Departments of History and of Digital Culture and Design.