World Book Day

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April 23, 1995

Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson born

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American poet, essayist, educator Robert Hayden born

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August 4, 1913
Multicolored artistic representation with Museum Renovation logo

Wadsworth Atheneum

The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, the oldest continually-operating public art museum in the United States, has experienced an extensive renovation funded in part by NEH. Major exhibitions and newly refurbished collections offer new interpretive content and deeper engagement with the artwork. An online collection of educational resources provide creative strategies for effectively addressing student learning objectives through the visual arts.

 

Sherwood Anderson walked out of his office as president of the Anderson Manufacturing to pursue a writing career

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Shakespeare: From the Globe to the Global

This collaborative production of the college teacher-participants in a 2011 NEH summer humanities institute at the Folger Shakespeare Library models various approaches, contexts, and resources. Collectively, this sampler of participant themes with applications for teaching, faculty video clips, and annotated bibliographies provides exciting new materials for teaching and research.

El día de los niños/El día de los libros (Children’s Day/Book Day)

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April 2, 1996

Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz forced to give up her writing

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Museo Nacional de Historia: “¿Te lo dejaron de tarea?”

Museo Nacional de Historia: “¿Te lo dejaron de tarea?”

A homework help site that includes an overview of facts and biographical information on figures of Mexican history. The site is sponsored by the National Museum of History of Mexico, housed at the Chapultepec Castle. Advanced and native-speaking students. AP recommended.

 Literatura.org: Literatura argentina contemporánea

Literatura.org: Literatura argentina contemporánea

Argentine contemporary literature: texts and national authors' biographies, pictures, and audio files in addition to special publications and issues, and interactive stories. Intermediate through advanced. AP recommended.