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Improve Your Chances of Becoming An Award Winning Author (Skillshare)

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Improve Your Chances of Becoming An Award Winning Author (Skillshare)
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Entering book contests can be highly beneficial for you as an author. But, if you want to improve your chances of winning an award, you need to be prepared. In this class, we share 9 benefits of entering and 23 powerful keys to help you become an award-winning author.
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Sino-Japanese Interactions Through Rare Books (FutureLearn)

Aug 31st 2020
Sino-Japanese Interactions Through Rare Books (FutureLearn)
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Learn about the role of books in the relationship between the cultures of Japan and China, with this free online course. Books have played a major role in the formation of Japan’s culture, particularly those brought from China. On this course we’ll examine how big an impact these books [...]
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La biblioteca vacía. El tránsito de la cultura escrita a la cultura digital. (Miríada X)

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La biblioteca vacía. El tránsito de la cultura escrita a la cultura digital. (Miríada X)
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El curso estudia las características que ya están definiendo la cultura digital y cómo el mundo digital afecta a la cultura escrita, a la basada principalmente en el libro, y también las transformaciones que está produciendo en la cultura audiovisual y en la oral.
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The Book: The History of the Book in the 17th and 18th Century Europe (edX)

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The Book: The History of the Book in the 17th and 18th Century Europe (edX)
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Learn about the role of books during the Enlightenment and how literature emerged as a modern form of culture. This module of The Book: Histories Across Time and Space focuses on the physical qualities of books, the role of books in 17th and 18th century France, and the emergence [...]
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Book Sleuthing: The Nineteenth Century (edX)

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Book Sleuthing: The Nineteenth Century (edX)
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Go behind the scenes at Harvard’s libraries to discover how readers in the first information age interacted with their books. Do you love printed paper and wonder how much longer it will survive in the age of ebooks? Are you curious about how the mass-produced modern book emerged in [...]
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Books in the Medieval Liturgy (edX)

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Books in the Medieval Liturgy (edX)
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Learn about the ornate liturgical books used in medieval cathedrals and monasteries, and their purpose in the Middle Ages.
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Comic Books and Graphic Novels (Coursera)

Comic books have arrived! "Comic Books and Graphic Novels" presents a survey of the comic book canon and of the major graphic novels in circulation today. Its governing question is simple: by what terms can we discuss comic books as literary art? In pursuit of that question it develops [...]
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