Book Illustration and Art
by Yale Library
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A special collection of podcasts about book illustration and book art.
||The Art of the Ketubah: A Study in Jewish Diversity||Curator Nanette Stahl guides listeners through an exhibit at Sterling Memorial Library celebrating the art of the ketubah, the Jewish marriage contract.||8/9/2010||Free||View in iTunes|
||The Passover Haggadah: An Exhibition At Sterling Memorial Library||Nanette Stahl, Curator of the Judaica Collection at Yale University Library, discusses "The Passover Haggadah: Modern Art in Dialogue with an Ancient Text", an exhibition of modern illustrated Haggadot at Sterling Memorial Library.||8/9/2010||Free||View in iTunes|
||Audubon's Birds of America at the Beinecke||William Reese discusses Audubon's Birds of America, which is on permanent display at the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library.||8/9/2010||Free||View in iTunes|
||Drawn to Enchant: Original Children's Book Art in the Betsy Beinecke Shirley Collection||Curator Timothy Young discusses the Beinecke Library's new book: Drawn to Enchant: Original Children’s Book Art in the Betsy Beinecke Shirley Collection.||7/18/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||Ways of Seeing: "New London, Connecticut"||Ways of Seeing, a collaboration between the Yale University Library and the Yale University Art Gallery, is a series of netcasts featuring Yale students and faculty interpreting works of art.||9/3/2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||Ways of Seeing: “Portrait of George Eliot and Family” (1798)||Ways of Seeing, a collaboration between the Yale University Library and the Yale University Art Gallery, is a series of netcasts featuring Yale students and faculty interpreting works of art.||9/3/2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||Metaphor Taking Shape: Poetry, Art, and the Book||Nancy Kuhl, Curator of the Yale Collection of American Literature, discusses highlights from the recent exhibition at the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library.||11/4/2008||Free||View in iTunes|