Most people would not look for illustrations in law books. However, two exhibitions from the Yale Law Library challenge the stereotype of legal literature as a dreary expanse of dry text.
2017 marks the centennial of the Russian Revolution, one of the most consequential events of the 20th century. Not only did the revolution irrevocably alter Russian national identity and cultural life, but its effects would shape global affairs to the present day. To commemorate this monumental occasion, library staff are arranging an exposition called SovExpo: the Russian Revolution and its Legacy at Yale University Library.