Programm Conference Update

cropped-shapeimage_311.pngPlease find the new programm here:
Status quo programm

Here are some of our great lectures and speeches:
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Bernhard Schmitz – Magical Bookplates
Ian Keable – Four Magicians and Charles Dickens
Wittus Witt – Walter Wenger – Editor, Magician, Graphic Designer
Anne Goulden – Lewis Davenport’s travels in Europe
Max Edelbacher – Swindlers and Cheaters in Vienna
Reinhard Müller – A mystery Court Call in Augsburg dated 1623
Jan Isenbart – Magician at War
Marco Pusterla – Music-Hally-Yours: Bert Powell
Flip Hallema – ‘Off with his head’: the Decapitation Illusion
Magic Christian – Balzar-the unknown famous magician
Dr. Augustat – Weltmuseum Vienna
Ionia – Ron Bertolla – Ionia – a very unique presentation
François Bost – Robert Houdin Mission in Algier
Christian Theiß – The new bibliography on German Magic Books
Dr. Peter Rawert – Conjuring Books and Provenance Research

and there is more…..
stay tuned!

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Special  reception at the city hall of vienna

 

 

 

EMHC 2019: program published!

UPDATE!!

Here is the last draft and detailed informations of our conference,

17th high class lectures, very special excursion, fleemarket, dining experience, welcomereception City Hall  Vienna, magic and much more.
We will publish some details next the next days. Stay tuned!

programm
Please find the last draft of our conference here:

https://emhc2019.files.wordpress.com/2019/06/aktuall-programm-letzter-status-quo19-1.pdf

If you are not yet registred, hurry up!
https://emhc2019.com/anmeldung/

Master Magician and Historian Ricky Jay died

One of the greatest  Magicians has died. As he was an author, collector and historian many of you have known him.

When not performing, Ricky Jay collects rare books and artifacts. He is the author of several books. His  clients are often within the stage, television, and film industries. He has worked with libraries and museums on their collections, including the Mulholland Library of Conjuring and the Allied Arts and the Museum of Jurassic Technology in Culver City, California.

I very good article written 2013  by Mark Singer appeared in the magazine:
“The New Yorker” (Thank you Veronique Faber for the tipp)
https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/1993/04/05/secrets-of-the-magus?fbclid=IwAR3xSC_Y3ZuPT4x5LuAUFNDxyoLOPouQlmWbiakNvJZMXlj83PjYWF0oyz0