Current and upcoming exhibitions and events sponsored by the Rare Book Collection
MARCH 22, 2017
Fearrington Reading Room, Wilson Library
A not-under-glass display of additions to the Rare Book Collection from the past two years, including the Library’s eight-millionth volume, presented by the Hanes Family Foundation.
JANUARY 21, 2017–MAY 14, 2017
Melba Remig Saltarelli Exhibit Room, Wilson Library
One hundred years after 1917, the Russian Revolution continues to puzzle, inspire, and horrify. Drawing chiefly from the Savine Collection, the exhibit will examine the complexity of events through the prism of various narratives, from official propaganda and eyewitness accounts, to historical analyses and literary representations.