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Bradford Seminar Series: "Cities on the Climate Frontlines: Evaluating Urban Climate Change and Policy Responses"

Angel Hsu, assistant professor of public policy and the environment, ecology and energy program at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, will present “Cities on the Climate Frontlines:…

From  Broadcast Center Staff on April 7th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays

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Language practices and linguistic landscapes in the Asylum camps of Paris and its suburbs: Focus on Urdu speakers

From  Migration PIIRS Migration Research Community on March 23rd, 2021 0 likes 29 plays

Power and Paint: The Patronage of Women Artists at the Court of Catherine II

Catherine the Great’s passion for the arts served a vital role in her efforts to position herself as a paragon of the Enlightenment. With avaricious focus she snaffled celebrated art…

From  Jack Allen on March 19th, 2021 0 likes 29 plays

Imaginary Books: An Exhibition of Lost, Unwritten, and Fictive Books from the Collection of Reid Byers

This is a collection of things that cannot be. It has been described as an exhibition of imaginary books, a bibliophilic entertainment, and a post- structuralist conceptual art installation. It…

From  PU Princeton University Library on March 3rd, 2021 0 likes 82 plays

How to be a European: Collecting Drawings in Imperial Russia

Catherine the Great founded the now internationally-renowned drawings collection of the Hermitage Museum with the purchase in 1768 of the cabinet of Count Charles Cobenzl (Brussels). At a time when…

From  Jack Allen on December 18th, 2020 0 likes 45 plays

The Yusupovs in Paris: Building a Collection

The Yusupovs are renowned for their patronage and significant art collection established by Prince Nikolai Borisovich (1750-1831). Largely studied since the 19th century and more recently, this…

From  Jack Allen on December 18th, 2020 0 likes 45 plays

The Books and Prints of Anaïs Nin and her Gemor Press

Recently, the Library acquired most of the rare, letterpress editions printed by Anaïs Nin (French-Cuban, 1903-1977). Best known for her diaries, Nin also wrote fiction with themes of history,…

From  PU Princeton University Library on October 2nd, 2020 0 likes 31 plays

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"Living With Climate Change: The Road From Paris" By Dale Jamieson

From  PPPL Admins on April 22nd, 2016 0 likes 77 plays