The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 23.006 Monday, 9 January 2012
Date: Monday, January 9, 2012
Subject: Folger Exhibition: The King James Bible
Alpha and Omega
Manifold Greatness, which tells the story of the creation of the King James Bible and the book’s ongoing cultural influence closes at the Folger this month. Explore the dynamic history of the King James Bible, from its roots in earlier English translations to its appearance in popular culture. Plus, exhibition curator Hannibal Hamlin dispels some famous King James Bible myths, and the interactive Read the Book feature allows you to read the text, listen to commentary, or hear recordings of selected passages.
A traveling exhibition of Manifold Greatness will be on tour throughout the U.S. until 2013. Check the tour schedule to see if it’s coming to a city near you.
Exhibition closes at the Folger January 16!
10am to 5pm, Monday through Saturday
12pm to 5pm, Sunday