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Wednesday, February 1 –  Monday, June 4, 2012

“Remembering Shakespeare”

“Remembering Shakespeare” tells the story of how a playwright and poet in late sixteenth- and early seventeenth-century England came to be remembered as the world’s most venerated author. Curated by David Scott Kastan, George M. Bodman Professor of English at Yale, and Kathryn James, Beinecke Library Curator, the exhibition brings together works from the holdings of Yale University’s Elizabethan Club, Irving S. Gilmore Music Library, Lewis Walpole Library, Yale Center for British Art, and Beinecke Library, in an unprecedented display of one of North America’s finest collections on Shakespeare. Drawing on these extraordinary resources, “Remembering Shakespeare” offers a unique visual history of how the “Booke” of Shakespeare was made and read, written and remembered, from his lifetime through the present.

More more information on the collection highlights and the curation of this exhibition, visit: http://rememberingshakespeare.library.yale.edu/

Part of Shakespeare at Yale, a semester of special events celebrating the Bard.

Hours:

Mondays – Thursdays
9:00 AM– 7:00 PM
Fridays 

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturdays
12:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Open to: General public
Admission: Free
Contact Information: Beinecke Library, beinecke.library@yale.edu, 203-432-2977

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