Catalog of Catalogs Online, A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of Judaica

Il Network Prima di Internet. Personaggi e documenti, visioni e suoni della modernita ebraica nel tempo
(142 words)

Translated titleThe Network Before the Internet. People and Documents, Sights and Sounds of Jewish Modernity in Time
Imprint

Bologna, Italy, 2009. 55 pp., illustrations: 14 col., 16.5 × 11 cm. Italian.

ISBN

9788877946829

Location

Museo Ebraico di Bologna (14 October 2009–6 January 2010)

Description

Jews as protagonists in the history of modernity and communication. Brief introduction “Ebraismo e Modernità” [Judaism and Modernity] by Giuseppe Laras. The majority of the exhibition focused on Hebrew printing in Italy, 15th–16th C (Bologna, Rimini and Ferrara), with introduction by Vincenza Maugeri. The latter part presented 5 “protagonists of modernity”, each of whom has some connection to Italy (especially Bologna): Ovadyah Sforno, Doña Gracia Mendes, Cesare Rovishi, Albert Einstein and Giorgio Bassani. Detailed descriptions of 14 printed books.

main keywords

BOLOGNA
HEBREW PRINTING, ITALY
ITALY
PRINTED BOOKS

minor keywords

Soncino Press

Cite this page
“Il Network Prima di Internet. Personaggi e documenti, visioni e suoni della modernita ebraica nel tempo”, in: Catalog of Catalogs Online, A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of Judaica. Consulted online on 24 July 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004444522_COCO_CC1969>
First published online: 2019



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