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Articles with keyword "Europe"

Donald S. Lopez Jr.


Impertinent Questions with Donald S. Lopez Jr.

Donald S. Lopez Jr. on Europe's introduction to the Buddhist "way of life." 


Tales of Beggars and Nuns, Pirates and Kings

Boccaccio's stories of medieval life are reborn on the web.


Fragments of Childhood

The everyday life of Greek children is recounted in a new exhibition.



Conservators race to rescue rare manuscripts damaged by floods.

Detail from "Journey of the Magi"


Faces of the Renaissance

A new exhibition at the Walters Museum explores race and identity to ask the burning question, Who's your daddy?

Elizabeth Brown Pryor (center)


Letters From Robert E. Lee

Elizabeth Brown Pryor talks with NEH Chairman Bruce Cole about her dual careers as a historian of antebellum America and a highly decorated diplomat working for the State Department.

Helen Clay Frick standing, wearing black trench coat, in Belgium.


All the Art

The records division at the Frick continues working toward the great goal of its founder.

Portrait of Gouverneur Morris


Ungoverned Passion

Founding Father and ladies' man Gouverneur Morris flees revolutionary Paris to discover the delights of central Europe.

Genevieve receiving King Mark's letter


Dating Fashionable Middle-Aged People

A scholar's epic journey to catalog two hundred years of medieval dress.


Anne Frank: In Family Photos

Texas views the life of Anne Frank through her father's photos.