Paul Brunton is Emeritus Curator at the State Library of New South Wales and an Honorary Associate of the School of Philosophical and Historical Inquiry at the University of Sydney. He was Senior Curator of the Mitchell Library until 2012 and Curator of Manuscripts between 1986 and 2000.
Paul will be taking part in the following events:
The Collectors: Nicolas Barker with Paul Brunton
Thursday, May 22, 2014
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
State Library of NSW - Friend’s Room, Mitchell Building, Ground Floor, Mitchell Building State Library of NSW, Macquarie Street, Sydney
Event type: Conversation
For over fifty years Nicolas Barker has been one of the most influential writers on books and collecting. Since 1965 he has been the editor of The Book Collector, still the rare books bible, and was a long-time head of conservation at the British Library. He and Paul Brunton, OAM discuss print as a driver of discovery, fakes and forgeries, and collecting.
Bookings: (02) 9250 1988
Tickets available here.