E.g., 06/07/2015
E.g., 06/07/2015
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
The Newberry Colloquium : The Dynamics of Inheritance on the Shakespearean Stage

4 pm

At this colloquium, Michelle M. Dowd will discuss her new book, The Dynamics of Inheritance on the Shakespearean Stage, which was completed with the support of a 2012-2013 NEH Fellowship at the Newberry Library.

Thursday, June 4, 2015
Chicago Ephemera: Mementos of a Disappearing City : An Exhibition Curators' Talk

6 pm

One of our current exhibitions, “Ephemeral by Design: Organizing the Everyday,” shows off wonderful printed ephemera being made available to researchers as part of an ongoing processing and cataloging project.

Saturday, June 6, 2015
Genealogy and Local History Orientation

9:30 am

The Genealogy and Local History staff will introduce visitors to the Newberry and explain how to use its collections at an informal orientation. Aimed at researchers new to the library and/or new to genealogical research, this session will last approximately an hour, followed by a short tour of the library.