Tag Archive | History

ART & SCIENCE – New Netherlands Institute for Conservation, Art and Science research centre unites art and science

Re-blogged from ArtDaily 9/30/15: Netherlands Institute for Conservation, Art and Science (NICAS)“A new research centre, the Netherlands Institute for Conservation, Art and Science (NICAS), launched last week. Minister of Education, Culture & Science Jet Bussemaker officially opened the centre during an event at the Rijksmusum. The unique NICAS research centre brings together art history, conservation and […]

E- BOOKS: PUBLISHERS vs. AUTHORS – THE BROKEN REVENUE MODEL

New Post Every Wednesday, 8:30 pm, ET. Note: This Post will stay up for 1 more week, with the addition below of a new article from the April 17, 2013 New York Times on David Mamet’s plan to self-publish his new work. A TIME FOR CHANGE Scott Turow, author, lawyer, and president of the Authors […]

E-MUSEUMS: ANDRE MALRAUX’S “MUSEUM WITHOUT WALLS.”

New Post Every Wednesday 8:30 pm ET. ANDRE MALRAUX André Malraux (3 November 1901 – 23 November 1976), was a man for all seasons: novelist, art theorist Resistance leader, War hero, and Minister for Cultural Affairs. Malraux’s novel La Condition Humaine (Man’s Fate) (1933) won the Prix Goncourt. He was appointed by President Charles de […]

E-MUSEUMES – THE DEAD SEA SCROLLS DIGITIZED – IS THIS THE BOOK OF THE FUTURE?

         New Post Every Wednesday, 8:30 pm, ET. THE DEAD SEA SCROLLS DIGITIZED The Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) has launched the Leon Levy Dead Sea Scrolls Digital Library, a free online digitized virtual library of the Dead Sea Scrolls. Hundreds of manuscripts made up of thousands of fragments, discovered between 1947 and the early 1960’s […]

ENHANCED E- BOOK, E+, THE NOVEL – ANNA KARENINA / Анна Каренина

Tolstoy in Uniform “Все счастли́вые се́мьи похо́жи друг на дру́га, ка́ждая несчастли́вая семья́ несчастли́ва по-сво́ему.” “Happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.” New post goes up each Wednesday at 8:30 pm ET. Third  in a Series of 3 on  e+ the enhanced e-book. Anna Karenina / Анна Каренина […]