Last week’s ILAB-organised webinar on COVID-19 And The Rare Book Trade was a fascinating event for bibliophiles in general and the rare book trade in particular. (See last week’s blog post for more about this). Seven prominent booksellers from seven countries shared insights into how they are coping with lockdown. For myself, I found it noteworthy how similar the experiences were around the globe. In was yet more testimony of how much Amor Librorum Nos Unit.
I’m told that over 170 people plugged into Zoom to listen to the conversation live and ask a few questions after the remote panelists were done. Fortunately for those who could not log into the live event a recording was also made. It can be watched here:
I hope everyone else will get as much out of this as I did.