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A Tale of Two Collections: The Icons of Nikolai Likhachev and Ilya Ostroukhov

“We always imagine Russian culture in the form of a diptych, in which one wing is Petersburg and the other Moscow,” the critic Abram Efros wrote in 1921. “In the field of Russian…

From  Jack Allen on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays

Medieval Blood Libel and Anti-Asian American Racism

Links 1. Video home page on Middle Ages for Educators2. For reports and resources on Anti-Asian and Anti-Asian American Sentiment, see the AAPI COVID-19 Project.3. For images, maps, and graphs on the…

From  Jonathan Henry on March 31st, 2021 0 likes 34 plays

SFPUL: The Met Cloisters Virtual Field Trip

Perched on the northern tip of Manhattan, The Met Cloisters focuses on the art, architecture, and gardens of the European Middle Ages. In this virtual field trip, C. Griffith Mann, the Michel…

From  PU Princeton University Library on March 26th, 2021 0 likes 9 plays

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Seizing the Telling: Deterritorialized Hindi and Urdu Literature in Kolkata

From  Migration PIIRS Migration Research Community on March 23rd, 2021 0 likes 1 plays

Book Collecting and Community in a Digital Age: New Approaches

Rare book dealer Heather O’Donnell, founder of Honey & Wax Booksellers in Brooklyn, spent three years at Princeton as a member of the Society of Fellows in the Liberal Arts (2001-2004). She…

From  PU Princeton University Library on March 17th, 2021 0 likes 11 plays

Cord Whitaker and Walter Pohl - Critical Approaches to Race and Ethnicity: Premodern Identities and the Trans-Atlantic Politics of Scholarship

Critical Approaches to Race and Ethnicity: Premodern Identities and the Trans-Atlantic Politics of ScholarshipThursday, February 11 Cord Whitaker, Wellesley College Walter Pohl, University of…

From  Sarah Porter on March 9th, 2021 1 likes 35 plays

Gillett G. Griffin Memorial Lecture: Raina Lampkins-Fielder, Souls Grown Deep Foundation

Please join us for the fourth Gillett G. Griffin Memorial lecture with guest Raina Lampkins-Fielder, curator of The Souls Grown Deep Foundation, an organization dedicated to improving the quality of…

From  PU Princeton University Library on March 5th, 2021 0 likes 59 plays

Acrobatics: Moving Through the Trans Archives

Join us for a live webinar highlighting transgender studies, past and present, in Princeton University Library collections and private archives.RL Goldberg (they/them), English Department and…

From  PU Princeton University Library on February 26th, 2021 0 likes 57 plays

After the Riot: Partisanship and Political Life in the Wake of January 6

This timely discussion featured five Princeton University faculty as they considered the events of January 6, the Trump impeachment trial, and how political misinformation affected American…

From  Department of History Department on February 24th, 2021 0 likes 18 plays