Through the wide-ranging, eclectic materials of William & Mary Libraries' Special Collection Research Center, this exhibit highlights the era's conflicts and compromises from a firsthand perspective.
Russian and US Relations in the Twentieth CenturySeptember 19, 2019 to September 30, 2021
Local & National Voting Since the Civil WarMarch 2, 2020 to September 30, 2021
This exhibit seeks to demonstrate the many ways in which black votes in Virginia were used and suppressed to maintain the status quo.
Keeping track of the everyday in historySeptember 19, 2019 to September 26, 2021
Almanacs are annual guidebooks, used as a calendar and sometimes as a diary, for looking up astronomical data or astrological signs, and even as a weather forecast.
Cuban Poster ArtDecember 1, 2017 to September 18, 2021
Alejandro Rodríguez Fornés “Alucho,” is a prolific graphic designer and an important figure in the use of emerging technologies and digital art in Cuban graphic design; this is his first solo exhibit in the United States.
Zine Making for Self-Exploration and ExpressionApril 23, 2021 to September 12, 2021
Before social media gave users the freedom to share their lives and perspectives, zines radically challenged the publishing industry’s standards, providing a way to spark dialogues about unaddressed subjects and share works by largely underrepresented authors.
Shining a Light on the Everyday Lives of Black AmericansFebruary 26, 2021 to April 21, 2021
In this exhibit, we have centered on more private aspects of the lives of Black Americans based on source materials housed in Special Collections with the hope that it will help challenge ideas of who belongs in an exhibit.
Activities and Activism at William & MaryOctober 2, 2020 to October 29, 2020
Healthy Together is not just social distancing, it is also about finding and maintaining a community in the midst of upheaval and uncertainty that help you feel safe and seen.
Printing Christmas in the Nineteenth CenturyDecember 2, 2019 to January 6, 2020
This year’s exhibit considers the changing role of Christmas symbolism, including Moore’s poem, within the developing New York City publishing scene during the nineteenth century.
April 19, 2019 to December 31, 2019
GSWS faculty confront existing ideological frameworks in which women, LGBTQIA+ individuals, and other underrepresented groups are marginalized.
100 Years of Women in 20 ArtifactsMarch 14, 2019 to August 18, 2019
This exhibit highlights the history of W&M women through the artifacts they owned, created, and used during their time at the university.