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Articles with keyword "Italy"

Mountain ivision equipment

Curio

G.I. Snow

Mountain division captured high ground in WW II.

Conversation

Perspectives

The new chairman talks about what art means to history and what he sees ahead for the Endowment.

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Magnificenza

A captive and an owner give firsthand accounts of the transatlantic voyage.

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Postmark: Renaissance

A trove of letters reveals the wit and intrigue of the Medici courts.

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Tales of Beggars and Nuns, Pirates and Kings

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

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A World of Spectacle

An exhibition examines eighteenth-century art in the city that was the intersection of the classical and the contemporary.

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Lives of Famous Men

Two books may hold clues to murals destroyed in fire five centuries ago.

Conversation

Life Through Art’s Prism

British writer Paul Johnson talks with NEH Chairman Bruce Cole about the history of art and its place in America.

Conversation

The Traditions of the Table

Chef Mario Batali speaks with NEH Chairman Bruce Cole about Italian cuisine and what food tells us about culture.

Detail from "Journey of the Magi"

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Faces of the Renaissance

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