A Friend, a Foe, and a Fair Youth: Finding Shakespeare in Early Printings and Later Manuscripts | Virtual Behind the Bookcase

Date / Time

  • January 20, 2022
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

This program is sponsored by Robert K. Urquhart  Was Shakespeare the greatest playwright ever, a social-climber, or both? Why have his sonnets been a source of confusion for 400 years, and what was going on with him, the Fair Youth, and the Dark Lady? In this “Behind the Bookcase,” we’ll discover Shakespeare’s first fans and enemies, see (more…)

Yours Forever: Love Letters in the Archive | In-Person Behind the Bookcase

Date / Time

  • February 10, 2022
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

This program is sponsored by Robert K. Urquhart Registration General admission is $25 and includes access to the museum. Rosenbach members receive a 50% discount on general admission. Delancey Society members receive free admission to Behind the Bookcase. Not a member? We invite you to join upon registration. Click here for more information about membership. This is an in-person event at The (more…)

“I am no bird”: Charlotte Brontë and Currer Bell | In-Person Behind the Bookcase

Date / Time

  • March 10, 2022
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

This program is sponsored by Robert K. Urquhart  Registration General admission is $25 and includes access to the museum. Rosenbach members receive a 50% discount on general admission. Delancey Society members receive free admission to Behind the Bookcase. Not a member? We invite you to join upon registration. Click here for more information about membership. This is an in-person (more…)

Sleuths and Spies | In-Person Behind the Bookcase

Date / Time

  • March 24, 2022
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

This program is sponsored by Robert K. Urqhart  Registration General admission is $25 and includes access to the museum. Rosenbach members receive a 50% discount on general admission. Delancey Society members receive free admission to Behind the Bookcase. Not a member? We invite you to join upon registration. Click here for more information about membership. This is an in-person event at The (more…)