The Grolier Club online video library of talks and events has been steadily expanding since September 2010. The entire Grolier Club video archive can be found at Vimeo. Below is a brilliant, provocative, and somewhat alarming lecture by RBS Director Michael F. Suarez, S.J. A “must see” for any bibliophile, scholar, or humanist.
2010 Robert L. Nikirk Lecture: Michael F. Suarez, S.J. “Digital Books [sic.] & the Future of Bibliographical Knowledge.” Grolier Club, November 9, 2010.
Grolier Club member Michael F. Suarez, S.J. is a noted book historian, and Director of Rare Book School, as well as University Professor, Professor of English, and Honorary Curator of Special Collections at the University of Virginia. He was introduced by William T. Buice III, president of the board of Rare Book School, and former president of the Grolier Club (1998-2002).