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Manifold Greatness: The Creation and Afterlife of the King James Bible

Manifold Greatness:

The Creation and Afterlife of the King James Bible

Exhibition August 26th to December 13th, 2013

Join the Cary Graphic Arts Collection in commemorating the 400th anniversary of the King James Bible. Manifold Greatness chronicles the conception and creation of the King James Bible and explores its far-ranging influence. At the center of the exhibition is a national traveling panel exhibition sponsored by the National Endowment for the Humanities, the American Library Association, the Folger Shakespeare Library, and the Bodleian Library of the University of Oxford. Enhancing this traveling exhibition are selected artifacts from the Cary Collection that chronicle the history of the King James Bible.

For more information see: http://www.manifoldgreatness.org/

 

Reception Friday, September 13, 2013 5-8:00

Please join us for a talk at 5 p.m. on the history of the King James Bible by Cary Curator Steven Galbraith.  Opening reception follow