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Programs and Events

Update regarding COVID-19: Some upcoming programs may be postponed to ensure the health and well-being of the Newberry community. Please check www.newberry.org/covid19 for regular updates about our programs.

The Newberry offers programming in the humanities for scholars, teachers, and the general public. Unless otherwise noted, events are free, and no reservations are required. Many of our programs are recorded, and you can listen to them on our website.

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E.g., 06/27/2020
E.g., 06/27/2020
Thursday, June 18, 2020Saturday, June 20, 2020
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, this event will be moved to a remote online format. Check this webpage for further updates as they develop.
Monday, July 6, 2020Friday, July 31, 2020
At the Newberry Library
This course will examine French manuscripts and archival materials from the thirteenth to the seventeenth century. The institute will provide a summary outline of the history of handwriting in France, followed by intensive training in reading from facsimiles, both in class and at home.