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

Rare copy of 19th-century essay lands at Johns Hopkins

Rare copy of 19th-century essay lands at Johns Hopkins

'A Problem in Greek Ethics' by poet John Addington Symonds helped set the stage for the modern gay-rights movement

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