Celebrating Shakespeare at the Folger

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We are delighted to share these glimpses of the Folger’s Shakespeare birthday celebrations and fundraising gala, snapped by our valued contributor Stephen Grant.

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For Stephen’s most recent post, containing his fascinating account of Henry Folger’s life of collecting Shakespeare, head over to http://bloggingshakespeare.com/stephen-h-grant-talk-collecting-shakespeare-story-henry-emily-folger and enjoy the recording.

 

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Author:Stephen Grant

Stephen H. Grant, EdD is an independent scholar living in Arlington, VA who is a published biographer and deltiologist (person who analyzes picture postcards). His three postcard books are: Images de Guinée, Former Points of View: Postcards and Literary Passages from Pre-Independence Indonesia, and the bilingual Postales Salvadorenas del Ayer/Early Salvadoran Postcards. His two biographies are: Peter Strickland: New London Shipmaster, Boston Merchant, First Consul to Senegal and Collecting Shakespeare: The Story of Henry and Emily Folger. www.stephenhgrant.com

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