Posts Tagged ‘Rosenbach Museum and Library’

Until Death Do Us Part: An Ode To Philadelphia Book Collecting

Until Death Do Us Part: An Ode To Philadelphia Book Collecting

September 6, 2019  |  History

In celebration of National Read A Book Day, Mickey Herr dives deep into the stacks at some of Philadelphia's most historic and obscure libraries > more

With Bloomsday Near, Remembering The Rosenbach Brothers

With Bloomsday Near, Remembering The Rosenbach Brothers

June 9, 2017  |  History

Every year in June a crowd gathers outside of the Rosenbach Museum & Library to celebrate James Joyce's seminal literary masterpiece "Ulysses" with a block party and day full of public readings. Karen Chernick gives us the backstory on the Rosenbach Company and two rare book dealers whose legacy is enshrined on Delancey Place > more

(Sky) Lines And Memories, Redux

(Sky) Lines And Memories, Redux

May 9, 2012  |  Art & Design

In memory of Maurice Sendak, Nathaniel Popkin explores the urbanism of the great children's author and illustrator, who died this week > more

Wild New Ways

Wild New Ways

October 4, 2011  |  Art & Design

Exploring the darkness with Bram Stoker and Maurice Sendak at the Rosenbach > more