Cheryl Jacobsen

University of Iowa
Photo of Cheryl Jacobson seated at a table doing caligraphy

Cheryl Jacobsen

University of Iowa

Biography

Cheryl Jacobsen is an artist/calligrapher and Adjunct Assistant Professor at the Center for the Book, University of Iowa, where she teaches a range of courses in calligraphy and the lettering arts. She was a visiting faculty member for the 2015 NEH Summer Seminar The Materiality of Medieval Manuscripts: Interpretation Through Production. Jacobsen is author of “A Modern Scribe Views Scribes of the Past” in Scraped, Stroked, and Bound: Materially Engaged Readings of Medieval Manuscripts (Brepols, 2013).

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