Kathleen Walkup Bio: Kathleen Walkup holds the inaugural Lovelace Family Chair in Book Art at Mills College, where she directs the Book Art Program and teaches typography and letterpress printing, artists’ bookmaking and a graduate seminar on the material book. Additional teaching includes California Rare Book School and several academic institutions in the US and Europe. Her research interests focus on the history of women in printing and conceptual practice in artists’ books. In 2017 she gave the joint Lieberman/Mitchell Lecture at University of Iowa’s Center for the Book. Essays include Books in New Language and LA Bound: Artists’ Books at Otis College of Art & Design. In 2020 she will curate an exhibition of women and artists’ books at San Francisco Center for the Book. She is a co-founder of College Book Art Association and is currently a trustee and Chair of the Publications Committee at the Book Club of California. In the summer she writes a seasonal blog, New Irish Journal.
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