Rare Book & Manuscript Library Events


Thursday, October 29, 2020

    • 7:00 - 8:00 pm

    Join the Champaign Public Library and the Rare Book & Manuscript Library as we explore the history of European witchcraft from the medieval period through modern popular culture. Tune in via YouTube or Facebook at Champaign.org/live.

Friday, November 6, 2020

    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • https://illinois.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_pRYe5BfPR7qhCWdc8efiCg

    All about literary happenings in the 1920s! Join RBML to explore ways in which publishers and writers fostered creative collaborations across borders to foil censors and ensure that their works would reach their readers. This event is part of a joint initiative of the U of I Library’s Special Collections units celebrating “The Roaring Twenties: Illinois and the World".

Thursday, November 19, 2020

    • 2:00 - 3:00 pm
    • https://illinois.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_8gTmqjDSQSSJ0aq7mdeCyw

    Join Paula Carns, Head of the Literatures & Languages Library, for an intimate view into The Coronation Book of Queen Jeanne d’Evreux, a resplendently illuminated 14th century French manuscript also known as “The Ordo”.