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Writing on Hands: Memory and Knowledge in Early Modern Europe was conceived by guest curator Claire Richter Sherman and organized by The Trout Gallery, Dickinson College, Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in cooperation with the Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, D.C.  The exhibition will be on view at The Trout Gallery from 8 September to 25 November 2000; from there it will travel to the Folger Shakespeare Library, where it will open on 13 December 2000 and continue through 4 March 2001.

The exhibition at The Trout Gallery was underwritten by The National Endowment for the Arts, the Ruth Trout Exhibition Fund, The Henry D. Clarke Jr. Foundation for the Arts, Dickinson College, and the participation of the Folger Shakespeare Library.

The catalogue for the exhibition was written by Claire Richter Sherman, with contributions from Brian C. Copenhaver, Martin Kemp, Sachiko Kusukawa, and Susan Forscher Weiss.  Catalogue

Their contributions to this web page are acknowledged in the catalogue entries.


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