About Francine (Yufan) Jiang (She/Her):
Francine is a Master of Information student @ University of Toronto.
Her interests include book history and print culture, early-modern European history, transcultural history (the sixteenth- and seventeenth-century cultural communication between the East and the West), transnational history (the nineteenth- and twentieth-century immigration), digital humanities and fashion history.
Ex Libris-Material Exploration
This is a post to record the progress of my ambitious plan—making my own bookplate (Ex Libris). This is the first time I carve a rubber linocut/stamp, and I have no idea what the final outcome will be like. Anyway, I appreciate my partner (a master of rubber carving) who gives me tons of help…