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"Tattoo'd Will"
He taonga pounamu to Toawiriwiri
"Shakespeare wore a bone carving"
Courtesty of the artist Cushla Kararaina Parekowhai

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Research Fellowships

To encourage collection access and to promote scholarly dialogue, the Folger offers Long-term and Short-term residential fellowships.

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Programs for Faculty and Graduate Students

The Folger Institute offers seminars, weekend programs, skills courses, and major conferences.

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Undergraduate Seminars

The Undergraduate Program offers research seminars in book history and early modern culture to students from local universities.

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Shakespeare Quarterly

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Consort Recordings


Changing exhibitions and prize-winning catalogs showcase the Folger collection.

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Nota Bene

Visit our new blog, The Collation: a gathering of scholarship from the Folger Shakespeare Library. With twice-weekly posts by staff and readers on resources, programs, and research being done at the Library, The Collation is bound to be of interest to anyone interested in early modern studies. Visit The Collation's event page for other scheduled events.

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