NC State English Prof Tim Stinson looks to animal DNA to discover how book production changed over time. Early manuscripts were likely made up of related animals from the same herd. But as cities like London and Paris grew, guilds sprang up to make books, bringing in parchment from all over.
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Take a Summer Creative Writing Course at NC State
This summer, NC State University's Creative Writing Program is offering a five-week introductory course that is open to Triangle residents.