The Jazz and Blues Art Box collection, with 230 concerts and 96 interviews from the Bern jazz festival, is a gift to the Schomburg Center, a New York library branch.
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Put away that smartphone! A French company has created stand-alone kiosks to deliver printed short stories to patrons of cafes, libraries and airports.
In this Primary Stages production, Sharon Washington recalls how a magical period in her family’s history was also tinged with pain.
Sean and Mary Kelly are donating one of the foremost private collections of works by Joyce, the Irish author, amassed over more than 25 years.
The papers of Angela Davis, just acquired by Harvard, trace her evolution from obscure philosophy professor to global icon to prophetic voice on mass incarceration.
Look inside a vast collection of cards, from as early as the 1680s, featuring pop-ups, cutouts and Civil War soldiers.
A writing workshop in Brooklyn helps caregivers explore their role in children’s lives by writing fables.
Ms. Woodson, a best-selling children’s book author, will travel the country, speaking to kids in schools, libraries, juvenile detention centers and other underserved areas.
The letters, donated to the British Library by Mark Pigott, shed light on Mary’s daily life while imprisoned at Tutbury Castle before her execution.
The books will appear on Oct. 20 as part of a 20th anniversary celebration and exhibition at the British Library. But they aren’t new novels or even plays.