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Exhibitions Added in Past 31 Days
Date Added: July 25, 2014
Title: The 500th Anniversary of Andreas Vesalius (1514-1564)
Institution: University of Cambridge / Cambridge University Library
Location: United Kingdom / England / Cambridge
Subjects: Vesalius, Andreas ; Biography ; Physicians ; Renaissance literature ; Medicine ; Anatomy ; Illustrated books ; Scientific illustration ; Pop-up and movable books ; Multimedia
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: ABC: An Artists' Book Abecedarium
Institution: University of Utah / J. Willard Marriott Library
Location: United States / Utah / Salt Lake City
Subjects: Alphabet ; ABC books ; Artists' books ; Graphic arts ; Book arts ; Typography
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: Are We There Yet? Westward Exploration and Travel in North America
Institution: University of Utah / J. Willard Marriott Library
Location: United States / Utah / Salt Lake City
Subjects: North America ; Travel and tourism ; Travel literature ; Exploration ; Maps ; Politics and government ; Indians of North America ; United States--Social history
Date Added: July 22, 2014
Title: Art of Science 2014 (Princeton University)
Institution: Princeton University / Princeton University Office of Information Technology, and School of Engineering and Applied Science
Location: United States / New Jersey / Princeton
Subjects: Science and technology ; Visual arts ; Scientific illustration ; Art--21st century ; Biology ; Geology ; Environmental research ; Physics ; Engineering ; Digital technology ; Nanotechnology ; Multimedia
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: Behind the Badge: The U.S. Postal Inspection Service
Institution: Smithsonian Institution / National Postal Museum (United States)
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: Postal history ; Postal workers ; Law enforcement ; United States Postal Inspection Service ; Crime ; Politics and government ; United States--History ; Transportation ; Communication ; Multimedia
Date Added: July 23, 2014
Title: Blade and Bone: The Discovery of Human Antiquity
Institution: Linda Hall Library
Location: United States / Missouri / Kansas City
Subjects: Ancient world ; Anthropology ; Extinction ; Natural history ; Science and technology ; Fossils ; Caves ; Archaeology ; Prehistoric art ; Human beings ; Anatomy ; Evolution
Date Added: July 22, 2014
Title: Botanical Treasures from Duke's Hidden Library
Institution: Duke University / Duke Libraries, in collaboration with Duke Herbarium
Location: United States / North Carolina / Durham
Subjects: Botany ; Plants ; Natural history ; Biology ; Fungi ; Collectors and collecting ; Duke University ; Science and technology ; Environmental research ; Lady Gaga ; Taxonomy
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: Brave Cowboy: An Edward Abbey Retrospective
Institution: University of Utah / J. Willard Marriott Library
Location: United States / Utah / Salt Lake City
Subjects: Abbey, Edward ; Authors and writers ; Novelists ; Biography ; Western Americana ; American literature--20th century ; Novels ; Cowboys ; Environmentalism ; Landscapes ; Travel and tourism
Date Added: July 22, 2014
Title: Cheap Thrills: The Highs and Lows of Paris's Cabaret Culture, 1880-1939
Institution: Duke University / Duke Libraries
Location: United States / North Carolina / Durham
Subjects: Paris, France ; Urban life ; Performing arts ; Music ; Dance ; Visual arts ; Graphic arts ; Music-halls (Variety-theaters, cabarets, etc.) ; France--Social history--19th and 20th centuries ; Entertainers ; Periodicals ; Popular culture ; Multimedia
Date Added: July 22, 2014
Title: Common Destinations: Maps in the American Experience
Institution: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Location: United States / Delaware / Wintherthur
Subjects: Maps ; United States--History ; Map-makers ; United States--Maps ; Cartography ; Popular culture ; Social history ; Graphic arts ; Visual arts ; Transmission of ideas ; Politics and government ; Artifact collections ; Globes
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: A Day in the Life of Asian Pacific America
Institution: Smithsonian Institution / Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: Asian Pacific Americans ; Crowdsourcing ; Immigrant histories ; United States--Social history--21st century ; Documentary photography ; Portraits ; Popular culture ; Folklife ; Family life ; Labor
Date Added: July 25, 2014
Title: The Death of Captain Cook: Mythmaking in Print
Institution: University of Cambridge / Cambridge University Library
Location: United Kingdom / England / Cambridge
Subjects: Cook, James, Captain ; Exploration ; Voyages ; Scientific expeditions ; European expansion ; Biography ; Pacific islands ; Ethnology ; Myths and legends ; Journalism ; Heroism ; Memorials ; Ethnic stereotyping
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: Dramatis Personae: Early Print Culture and European Performance Arts
Institution: University of Utah / J. Willard Marriott Library
Location: United States / Utah / Salt Lake City
Subjects: Performing arts ; Printing history ; Sheet music ; Drama ; Playwrights ; Poetry ; Comedy ; Theaters ; Dance ; Illustrated books
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: Evolution of Darwin
Institution: University of Utah / J. Willard Marriott Library
Location: United States / Utah / Salt Lake City
Subjects: Darwin, Charles ; Evolution ; Natural history ; Scientific illustration ; Zoology ; Botany ; Science and technology ; Controversial literature ; Social history--19th century ; Biography ; Anatomy
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: The Feminine Touch: Women and the Work of the Book
Institution: University of Utah / J. Willard Marriott Library
Location: United States / Utah / Salt Lake City
Subjects: Women's history ; Book arts ; Illuminated manuscripts ; Illustrators ; Graphic arts ; Illustrated books ; Print-makers ; Artists' books ; Printers ; Publishing industry ; History of the book ; Business and corporate histories
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: Fighting Words: American Revolutionary War Pamphlets
Institution: University of Utah / J. Willard Marriott Library
Location: United States / Utah / Salt Lake City
Subjects: American Revolutionary War ; Wars ; Pamphlets ; Colonial history--North America ; Politics and government ; Speeches ; Law and legal literature ; Great Britain--History--18th century ; Sermons
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: Fold, Flap, Peek, Pull, Pop
Institution: University of Utah / J. Willard Marriott Library
Location: United States / Utah / Salt Lake City
Subjects: Pop-up and movable books ; Book arts ; Graphic arts ; Publishing industry ; Printing history ; Science and technology ; Children's books ; Renaissance literature ; Artists' books
Date Added: July 25, 2014
Title: The French Experience in Print, 1944-1946: Literature of the Liberation
Institution: University of Cambridge / Cambridge University Library
Location: United Kingdom / England / Cambridge
Subjects: French literature ; World War II ; History of the book--France--20th century ; Nationalism ; Paris, France ; France--History--20th century ; Popular culture ; Heroism ; Prisoners of war ; Military history
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: Joseph Nicephore Niepce
Institution: University of Texas, Austin / Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
Location: United States / Texas / Austin
Subjects: Niepce, Joseph Nicephore ; Photography ; Inventors ; Science and technology ; Biography ; Prints ; Inventions ; Chemistry ; Conservation and preservation of library materials ; Multimedia
Date Added: June 20, 2014
Title: Ladislav Sutnar
Institution: Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague, in collaboration with the National Gallery in Prague and the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum
Location: Czech Republic / Prague
Subjects: Sutnar, Ladislav ; Avant-Garde ; Architects ; Biography ; Time-lines ; Design process ; Modern art ; Typography ; Czech art ; Decorative arts ; Exhibition design ; Graphic arts ; Book covers and dust-jackets
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: Make It New! Modernism & the Medieval Presence
Institution: University of Otago / De Beer Gallery, University of Otago Central Library
Location: New Zealand / Dunedin
Subjects: Modernism ; Medieval literature ; English literature--20th century ; Pound, Ezra ; Eliot, T. S. ; Poetry ; Graphic arts ; Dante Alighieri ; Novels ; Joyce, James ; Aquinas, Thomas ; Medieval art ; Woolf, Virginia ; Architecture
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: Messenger of Thought: Treasures from the Rare Middle East Collections
Institution: University of Utah / J. Willard Marriott Library
Location: United States / Utah / Salt Lake City
Subjects: Middle East ; Islamic literature ; Papermaking ; Calligraphy ; Coptic language ; Arabic language ; Papyri ; Quran ; Manuscripts ; Hebrew language ; Printing history ; Ancient world ; Illuminated manuscripts
Date Added: June 20, 2014
Title: Political Ecologies in the Renaissance
Institution: Columbia University / Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Butler Library, Columbia University Libraries
Location: United States / New York / New York
Subjects: Renaissance literature ; Science and technology ; Astrology ; Astronomy ; Magneticism ; Navigation ; Military science ; Mining industry ; Physics ; Illustrated books ; Scientific instruments
Date Added: June 20, 2014
Title: Proximo Estreno
Institution: Universidad de la Laguna / Servicio de Biblioteca
Location: Spain / La Laguna, Canary Islands / Santa Cruz de Tenerife
Subjects: Posters ; Motion pictures ; Advertisements ; Popular culture ; Spain--Social history--20th century ; Canary Islands ; Motion picture industry ; Graphic arts ; Collectors and collecting ; Quintero Hernández family ; Theaters ; Spanish language
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: Public Sentiment: A Nineteenth-Century War of Words
Institution: University of Utah / J. Willard Marriott Library
Location: United States / Utah / Salt Lake City
Subjects: United States--History--Civil War ; Slavery ; English literature--18th and 19th centuries ; Controversial literature ; Human rights ; Politics and government ; Abolition ; African Americans
Date Added: June 20, 2014
Title: The Quran in East and West: Manuscripts and Printed Books
Institution: Columbia University / Burke Library, Columbia University Libraries
Location: United States / New York / New York
Subjects: Quran ; Islamic literature ; Arabic literature ; Persian literature ; History of the book ; Book arts ; Calligraphy ; History of writing ; Illuminated books ; Manuscripts ; Bookbindings ; Translations and translating ; Christian missions and missionaries
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: Viva Mexico!
Institution: University of Utah / J. Willard Marriott Library
Location: United States / Utah / Salt Lake City
Subjects: Mexico ; Anniversaries ; Manuscripts ; Printing history--Mexico ; Facsimiles ; Mixtec Indians ; Pre-Columbian art ; Nahua Indians ; Mesoamerica ; Aztecs ; Catholic Church ; Colonial history--Mexico; Mexican art
Date Added: July 8, 2014
Title: The Wrong Carlos: Anatomy of a Wrongful Execution
Institution: Columbia University / Columbia Law School, in partnership with the Center for Digital Research & Scholarship, Columbia University Libraries/Information Services
Location: United States / New York / New York
Subjects: Executions ; Crime ; Law and legal literature ; DeLuna, Carlos ; Journalism ; Law schools ; Trials ; Interviews ; Capital punishment ; Texas ; Hispanic Americans ; Multimedia