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Further reading: Who Invented the Newspaper?

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Who Invented the Newspaper?

There exists a rich and growing literature on the history of news and the newspaper. As a starting point, I highly recommend Andrew Pettegree’s, The Invention of News.

Reference & further reading:

Paul Arblaster, From Ghent to Aix: How They Brought the News in the Habsburg Netherlands, 2014

Wolfgang Behringer, ‘Communications Revolutions: A Historiographical Concept’, German History, 24:3, 2006, pp. 333–74

Siv Gøril Brandtzæg, Paul Goring, & Christine Watson (eds.), Travelling Chronicles: News and Newspapers from the Early Modern Period to the Eighteenth Century, 2018

Simon Davies & P. Fletcher (eds.), News in Early Modern Europe, 2014

Heiko Droste & K. Salmi-Niklander, Handwritten Newspapers: An Alternative Medium during the Early Modern & Modern Periods, 2019

Carmen Espejo, ‘The Invention of the Gazette’, Media History, 22:3–4, 2016, pp. 296–316

Michael Frearson, ‘London Corantos in the 1620s’, Studies in Newspaper and Periodical History, 1:1–2, 1993, pp. 3–17

Shanti Graheli (ed.), Buying and Selling: The Business of Books in Early Modern Europe, 2019

M. van Groesen & H. Helmers, ‘Managing the News in Early Modern Europe, 1550–1800’, Media History, 22, 2016, pp. 261–66

Roland Harms, J. Raymond, & J. Salman (eds.), Not Dead Things: The Dissemination of Popular Print in England & Wales, Italy, & the Low Countries, 1500–1820, 2013

Helmer Helmers, ‘Public Diplomacy in Early Modern Europe’, Media History, 22:3–4, 2016, pp. 401–20

Jan Hillgaertner, ‘Meeting the readers’ expectations. The design of early printed newspapers (1605–1680)’, Hypotheses

M. Infelise, ‘Roman avvisi: Information and politics in the seventeenth century’, in G. Signorotto & M. Visceglia (eds.), Court and Politics in Papal Rome, 1492–1700, 2002, pp. 212–28

Mason Jackson, The Pictorial Press: Its Origin and Progress, 1885

Paola Molino, ‘Connected News’, Media History, 22:3–4, 2016, pp. 267–95

Stanley Morison & David McKitterick (ed.), Selected Essays on the History of Letter-forms in Manuscript and Print, vol. 2, 1980 (on the ‘origins of the newspaper’, see ch. 16, pp. 325–57)

Andrew Pettegree, The Invention of News: How the World Came to Know Itself, 2014

Randy Robertson, Censorship and Conflict in Seventeenth-Century England: The Subtle Art of Division, 2009

Thomas Smits, The European Illustrated Press & the Emergence of a Transnational Visual Culture of the News, 1842–70, 2019

Howard M. Soloman, Public Welfare, Science and Propaganda in 17th-Century France: The Innovations of Theophraste Renaudot, 1972 (on the founding of his newspaper, La Gazette, see chapters 4 & 5, pp. 100–61)

Johannes Weber, ‘Strassburg, 1605: The Origins of the Newspaper in Europe’, German History, 24:3, 2006, pp. 387–412

Arthur der Weduwen, Dutch and Flemish Newspapers of the Seventeenth Century, 1618–1700, 2017

Euro News Project: An exciting and wonderfully ambitious project led by Dr. Brendan Dooley, professor of Renaissance Studies at University College Cork

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