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The Robben Island Bible

The Robben Island Bible – A Special Reading at the Folger

Wednesday, June 5th, 2013
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On June 3rd at 7 p.m. sponsors and donors to the Folger Shakespeare Library had the unique opportunity to see an exhibit literally brought to

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Acquisitions Night at the Folger Shakespeare Library

Saturday, February 23rd, 2013
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On February 21st, 6:30 p.m. the doors were opened to the main hall to welcome guests to one of two of the Folger Shakespeare Library’s

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Lynn Redgrave Archive at the Folger Shakespeare Library

Tuesday, April 24th, 2012
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Lynn Redgrave, the original Georgy Girl, died nearly two years ago. A member of a storied Shakespearean family, she let behind a theatrical archive, a collection

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Aracelis

Emily Dickinson and Aracelis Girmay:
Sharing a Birthday, Poetry, and Much More

Monday, December 19th, 2011
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They share the same birthday, Aracelis and Emily—December 10th. The similarities continue in that Emily once walked along the streets that Aracelis still follows on

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Othello: The Folger Theatre Presents a Stunning,
Sumptuous Take on Shakespeare’s Classic Tragedy

Tuesday, October 25th, 2011
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Usually when one envisions a classic Shakespearean production, the picture that comes to mind is of an austere setting; a cold, stony, grey medieval castle.

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