A World in the Palm of Your Hand: The Art of Miniature Books

miniature books posterFrom Special Collections and the Friends of the Wesleyan Library:

On Thursday, April 14th at 7:00 pm, Jim Brogan, Vice President of the Miniature Book Society, will speak about the history and making of miniature books in a talk entitled “A Collection in a Shoebox.” Also on the 14th, there will be an open house in Special Collections & Archives featuring miniature treasures from Wesleyan’s collection from 6:30-7:00 pm and 8:00-8:30 pm. A traveling exhibit from the Miniature Book Society showcasing modern and historic examples of the art form will be on display in Olin Lobby from now until May 24th.

For more information, email libfriends(at)wesleyan(dot)edu or click here. All events are free and open to the public.

Date: TODAY
Time of Talk: 7-8:30 PM
Place: Develin Room, 2nd floor, Olin Library

(open houses in Special Collections, 6:30-7 PM and 8-8:30 PM)