Folger Shakespeare Library

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Name: Folger Shakespeare Library
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Chiharu Shiota’s ‘Over the Continents’ at the Sackler Gallery finds beauty in old shoes

Chiharu Shiota, at work on “Over the Continents.” (Teddy Wolff/For Express)While installing her latest work in the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery ’s pavilion last week, Chiharu Shiota noticed something seldom seen in art museums.“Children were sitting and ... [Published Washington Post - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Mother-daughter professors at Catholic U.

Julia Young has long been familiar with Catholic University in Washington. When she was a child, she and her siblings used to run up and down the stairs of Caldwell Hall or hang out on the University Mall. Sometimes she could be found in a classroom, ... [Published Arlington Catholic Herald - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Hyattsville library group gets renewed

advertisementA community group supporting the Hyattsville branch library is getting renewed thanks to a surge in community outreach.“Our hope is that folks who value what [the library] does to build community and sustain local culture will join us to ... [Published Gazette.net - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Shakespeare’s Restless World: A Portrait of an Era in 20 Podcasts

The BBC’s acclaimed podcast  A History of the World in 100 Objects brought us just that: the story of human civilization as told through artifacts from the Egyptian Mummy of Hornedjitef to a Cretan statue of a Minoan Bull-leaper to a Korean roof tile ... [Published Open Culture - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Folger Shakespeare Library Digital Image Collection

Over 80,000 images free to use have been uploaded to the Folger Shakespeare Library Digital Image Collection including books, theater memorabilia, manuscripts, and art. Users can show multiple images side-by-side, zoom in and out, view cataloging information ... [Published Phil Bradley's weblog - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Summer School at the Library

The following is a guest post by Claire Hogan, summer intern at the Library of Congress Poetry and Literature Center.Claire Hogan in the Poetry Room, Library of Congress.When Rob Casper asked me to write a blog post about my time at the Poetry and Literature ... [Published Library of Congress - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

"Collecting Shakespeare: The Story of Henry and Emily Folger"

About the ProgramStephen Grant talks about Henry and Emily Folger, the collection of Shakespeare books and manuscripts that they started collecting in 1885, and the creation of the Folger Shakespeare Library.  This event was hosted by Politics and Prose ... [Published Booktv - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 2 reports

Deadline Extended for 'Shakespeare and His First Folio' Traveling Exhibition Opportunity

at 09:10 AM EDT CHICAGO, Aug. 18 -- The American Library Association issued the following news release: The application deadline for Shakespeare and His First Folio, a traveling exhibition offered by the American Library Association (ALA) in collaboration ... [Published Industrial Info Financials - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

September 5th the Deadline to Apply to Host Traveling Shakespeare Exhibit

The American Library Association (A.L.A.) Public Programs Office, in collaboration with the Folger Shakespeare Library and the Cincinnati Museum Center (C.M.C.), is accepting applications for the traveling exhibition Shakespeare and His First Folio . ... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Simon & Schuster Audio To Publish Fully Dramatized Shakespeare Productions From The Folger Shakespeare Library Theatre

NEW YORK, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Simon & Schuster Audio is proud to announce the publication of fully dramatized audio productions of Shakespeare's classic plays from the Folger Shakespeare Library, the world's leading center for Shakespeare s ... [Published PR Newswire: Entertainment & Media - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Globe’s “Hamlet” designed for two planks and a passion

‘Hamlet’RECOMMENDEDWhen: Through June 30Where: Globe Theatre of London at Chicago Shakespeare Theater, 800 E. Grand on Navy PierTickets: $65 (very limited availability)Info: (312) 595-5600; www.chicagoshakes.comRun time: 2 hours and 45 minutes with one ... [Published Voices - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Apply to host Shakespeare’s 1623 ‘First Folio’ in traveling exhibition

CHICAGO — The American Library Association (ALA) Public Programs Office, in collaboration with the Folger Shakespeare Library and Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC), is accepting applications for the traveling exhibition Shakespeare and His First Folio. The ... [Published ALA - Jul 22 2014]

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So thank you to all our partners. Your commitment and innovation have strengthened our collective success. As Phil said during his keynote address "There is a place for every one of you in this future. There's so much opportunity - lets go win it together"
"We are thrilled to be working together and bringing David Auburn 's play to Chester County," said Seth Reich, director of Proof. "Proof is a remarkable play, and the opportunity to present it in this exciting way, on the porch of this beautiful home, and to engage with the community in Pottstown and the surrounding neighborhoods is something that I and our entire cast and creative team look forward to greatly."
"San Diego represents one of our country’s leading clusters for biomedical innovation and research; doctors and scientists in my district are committed to finding new treatments and helping grow a healthier population,” said Congressman Peters, who represents California’s 52nd Congressional District. "I am humbled by this award and look forward to continuing my work with CHI and my congressional colleagues on a bipartisan level. We must continue to advance policies that strengthen our biomedical innovation ecosystem for the future and ensure that the United States stays ahead of our global competitors.”"

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Chiharu Shiota’s ‘Over the Continents’ at the S... [Published Washington Post - Aug 28 2014]
Mother-daughter professors at Catholic U. [Published Arlington Catholic Herald - Aug 27 2014]
Congregation Rodeph Shalom is set to become a b... [Published News Works - Aug 27 2014]
Hyattsville library group gets renewed [Published Gazette.net - Aug 25 2014]
Shakespeare’s Restless World: A Portrait of an ... [Published Open Culture - Aug 22 2014]
Folger Shakespeare Library Digital Image Collec... [Published Phil Bradley's weblog - Aug 22 2014]
Summer School at the Library [Published Library of Congress - Aug 21 2014]
Lamb, Wintoki receive 2014 KU teaching awards [Published University of Kansas - Aug 21 2014]
"Collecting Shakespeare: The Story of Henry and... [Published Booktv - Aug 19 2014]
Deadline Extended for 'Shakespeare and His Firs... [Published Industrial Info Financials - Aug 19 2014]
Deadline extended for ‘Shakespeare and His Firs... [Published ALA - Aug 18 2014]
From Shakespeare to Sappho: Read the stories be... [Published PBS - Aug 17 2014]
WPC 2014 highlights - a note from Jason Brommet [Published TechNet Blogs - Aug 12 2014]
September 5th the Deadline to Apply to Host Tra... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 06 2014]
Simon & Schuster Audio To Publish Fully Dramati... [Published PR Newswire: Entertainment & Media - Jul 31 2014]
D.C. community calendar, July 31-Aug. 7, 2014 [Published Washington Post - Jul 30 2014]
Globe’s “Hamlet” designed for two planks and a ... [Published Voices - Jul 29 2014]
Apply to host Shakespeare’s 1623 ‘First Folio’ ... [Published ALA - Jul 22 2014]
Site-Specific Production of PROOF to Open 8/21 ... [Published Broadway World - Jul 21 2014]
Names [Published Daily Local News - Jul 10 2014]
Errant spot of ink causes ‘serious misunderstan... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jul 03 2014]
7 Pieces Of Fascinating Marginalia [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Jun 03 2014]
WPC 2014! [Published TechNet Blogs - Jun 01 2014]
Fall 2014 Audio [Published PublishersWeekly.com - May 31 2014]
Thad Cochran's Executive Assistant Accompanied ... [Published Breitbart Feed - May 13 2014]
The art and science of letterlocking [Published MIT News feed - Apr 23 2014]
Shakespeares Beehive: Annotated Dictionary of t... [Published Nerdcore - Apr 23 2014]
California Healthcare Institute Honors Represen... [Published PRWeb - Apr 10 2014]
Bardolatry across the pond [Published Prospero - The Economist - Apr 10 2014]
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Folger Shakespeare Library Digital Image Collec... [Published Phil Bradley's weblog - Aug 22 2014]
Over 80,000 images free to use have been uploaded to the Folger Shakespeare Library Digital Image Collection including books, theater memorabilia, manuscripts, and art. Users can show multiple images side-by-side, zoom in and out, view cataloging information ...
WPC 2014 highlights - a note from Jason Brommet [Published TechNet Blogs - Aug 12 2014]
Please note this was the email sent to all partners following WPC 2014. Dear Partners  We're back from a great week in Washington D.C. With over 400 attendees from our Canadian partner community attending the Worldwide Partner Conference held in ...
Simon & Schuster Audio To Publish Fully Dramati... [Published PR Newswire: Entertainment & Media - Jul 31 2014]
NEW YORK, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Simon & Schuster Audio is proud to announce the publication of fully dramatized audio productions of Shakespeare's classic plays from the Folger Shakespeare Library, the world's leading center for Shakespeare s ...
Errant spot of ink causes ‘serious misunderstan... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jul 03 2014]
Every Fourth of July, some Americans sit down to read the Declaration of Independence, reacquainting themselves with the nation’s founding charter exactly as it was signed by the Second Continental Congress in 1776. New York Public LibraryThis image ...
7 Pieces Of Fascinating Marginalia [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Jun 03 2014]
From a forgery of William Shakespeare’s signature to a queen’s love note asking not to be beheaded. Via luna.folger.edu In January, the British Library was readying Chaucer's Canterbury Tales for digitization when they noticed an unusual handwritten ...
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