Rare Books Summer School: The World of Altered Books

If you cannot pay by credit card online and require an invoice - please contact us by email at conted@vuw.ac.nz


Explore the nature and form of the handmade book with Paul Thompson and Wellington-based artists, designers and bookmakers. Practical workshops on mark making, paper engineering and bookmaking, join the creation of zines, zooks and feral books. Talks and visits round out this week-long springboard for your imagination made material.


Paul Thompson

Alternative workshop: Rare Books Summer School: Exploring Digital Humanities: A hands-on introduction to data-driven research

Please note: Registrations close midnight 13 January 2019

Terms and conditions:

We understand that circumstances can change therefore substitutions can be sent at no additional cost. Please notify these where possible at least 48 hours prior to the seminar start.

If this is not an option then the following refunds or fees apply:

Business days before start of course 

Refund (% of course fee) 

More than 21 days


21-8 days


Less than 8 days

No refund

Further details: 
If you would like more information about this seminar, or if you cannot pay by credit card online and require an invoice - please contact us on: 
Ph: 64 4 463 6556 Email: conted@vuw.ac.nz