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Shakespeare Festival | Houses of the Bard: British Architecture in the Time of Shakespeare

Shakespeare Festival | Houses of the Bard: British Architecture in the Time of Shakespeare

Presentation by Ryan Grover, Sewell C. Biggs Curator of American Art, Biggs Museum of American Art, on the variety of civic and domestic architectural forms being built in Britain, and especially around London, across the year 1600. Still heavily steeped in its medieval past, continental aesthetics based on classical antiquity had an increasingly important effect on the planning and design of the city’s most prominent buildings.

Registration is requested. Sign up online, by calling the library at 302-645-2733, or stop by the Circulation Desk. Walk ins are welcome.

This festival is partially funded by a grant from the Delaware Humanities, a state program of the National Endowment for the Humanities, and by a grant from the Delaware Division of the Arts, a state agency, in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts.

Date:
Monday, September 16, 2019
Time:
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Location:
Large Meeting Room West
Library:
Lewes Public Library
Audience:
  Adults     Older Adults  
Categories:
  History and Genealogy  
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