April 2014 News

Panty Pulping Manifesto by Margaret Mahan and Drew Mattot
April 21, 2014
Saybrook College and the Yale University Library present a conversation with Margaret Mahan of Peace Paper Project on papermaking and social activism. Tuesday, April 22 at 4pm. Saybrook College Master's House, 90 High Street, New Haven.  Free and open to the public.  Doors open at 3:45pm. Margaret...
[Ex Libris Vogel] by Anna Macková, 1920, 17.7 x 12.4 cm.
April 10, 2014
Anna Macková (1887-1969) was a Czech painter and printmaker. Early on her work was influenced by traditional folk art as well as Art Nouveau, though over time she developed her own style and was known for her skillful depictions of nature—especially animals. A stylized peacock dominates the...
Georges Méliès, Le Voyage dans la Lune, 1902
April 2, 2014
Silent Film Online, one of several streaming media subscription databases from Alexander Street Press, recently added more videos to their library. This database includes access to full recordings of films by Fritz Lang, D.W. Griffith, Charlie Chaplin, F.W. Murnau, Georges Méliès and many others,...