Rare books illuminate the lives of early modern nuns

Rare books illuminate the lives of early modern nuns

The Women of the Book Collection offers a rare look into what it was like to be a woman between 1460 and 1800

Ballroom glitz

Ballroom glitz

Performers battled, catwalked, and vogued at the George Peabody Library, a grand venue for an event that honored the nearly century-old tradition of the ballroom community

Edible Books Festival: Behind the buttercream

Edible Books Festival: Behind the buttercream

Some of the book-loving bakers at the Sheridan Libraries' annual event tell us how they created their tasty cakes and captured fine details in frosting

Seeing Robert Wilson plain

Seeing Robert Wilson plain

Hopkins is home to the bookseller's obsessively collected cache of Gertrude Stein books and ephemera