Join us on Wednesday, August 3, 2016 for a talk by JCB Fellow Leo Garofalo entitled, "Another Diaspora Challenging Slavery? 'Indios chinos' in the Philippines, Andes, and Iberia"
The John Carter Brown Library's collection of books online at Internet Archive now exceeds 9,000 books. Freely available and of incalculable value. See them here.
The John Carter Brown Library now has more than 13,000 images online, each more facinating than the rest. See them here.
This exhibition, curated by Joyce Chaplin, showcases texts, maps, and illustrations from the library's collection that reveal the multiple and resonant meanings of air to the history of the Americas. This is the second of four special exhibitions on the classical four elements: earth, air, fire, and water.