One challenge associated with curating an exhibit is deciding what to leave out. Some items are too large or too fragile to be put in the case, and there is a finite amount of space. This post highlights some of the stories that we wish we could have included in our recent exhibit, Arkansas from Scratch: Recipes for Changing Communities.
Melanie Griffin, Assistant Head of Special Collections, describes the recently processed collection for a member of the Little Rock Nine.
A Picture Is Worth a Thousand Words: Beyond the Cases in The Art of the Book, The Book as Art Exhibition
An exhibit currently on display on the second floor of Mullins Library, “The Art of the Book, The Book as Art,” explores the ways that artists extend the format of the book through the incorporation of visual elements.
Assistant head of Special Collections Melanie Griffin discusses the cookbooks of the Arkansas Collection in her first blog post for the U of A Libraries.