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Deep Dives into Special Collections - Spring 2021

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Join our Special Collections team for an online series of Deep Dives.

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Part of a series, these online events offer an informative, enticing, and educational look into a selection of images that are representative of materials in our collections. Learn more about what we collect, how and why we do it, and get a glimpse into the fascinating world of rare books, manuscripts, and archives at the University of Miami Libraries.

Please note registration for each webinar will close at 11 a.m. the morning of the webinar.

The Zoom information will shared the day before the event, and again the day of.

These webinars will also be streamed on Facebook live.

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Monsters and Creatures: vampires, werewolves, dragons, and other frightening things hiding in Special Collections

Presented by Chelsea Jacks, Special Collections Reference Assistant

Thursday, April 8, 2021 at 1:00 p.m.

What is a monster? Is it something that hides in the darkness waiting to scare us, or simply a projection of our own fears and uncertainties? Whether a tall tale, superstition, mythical creature, or all of the above, monsters inhabit a special place in art, fiction, and history.

Coming Soon

Reefs, Wrecks, & Rascals: the Pirate Legacy of the Spanish Main

Presented by Arthur Dunkelman, Jay I. Kislak Collection Curator

Thursday, May 20, 2021 at 1:00p.m.

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