International Collections Exhibits: Slavic Exhibits

This guide offers images of book exhibits displayed by the International Collections Department on the 5th floor of Watson Library since 2010, along with links to online exhibits.

Nobel Laureates in Literature around the Globe (Bosnia, Poland, Russia, and the Soviet Union)

Bosnia                                           Poland                                                                                                             Russia

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1961 Ivo Andrić                             1905 Henryk Sienkiewicz,1924 Władysław Reymont, 1980 Czesław Miłosz     1996 Wisława Szymborska              1933 Ivan Bunin


Soviet Union

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1958 Boris Pasternak                                                  1965 Mikhail Sholokhov                                                  1970 Alexander Solzhenitsyn       1987 Joseph Brodsky  

Exhibit curated by Jon Giullian and Malgosia Stamm.

Polish Exhibits

  • Marie Curie:   100 Year Anniversary of Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1911-2011
  • Polish Christmas Traditions

Exhibit curated by Malgosia Stamm.

Fifty Years in the Making: CREES

Book: The New Marxism          Book: Dynamics of Conflicts          Book: elections and democracy after communism?          Book: environmental Politcs

Exhibit curated by Jon Giullian.

Vampires by any Other Name

Book display of literature relating to vampires

          Book display of literature relating to vampires

Exhibit curated by Geoff Husic.

Jon Giullian

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Jon Giullian
International Collections
Watson Library - Level 5 East
University of Kansas
1425 Jayhawk Blvd, Rm 519
Lawrence, KS 66045
(785) 864-8854

Geoff Husic

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Geoff Husic
Slavic, Linguistics, and Near East Studies Librarian

Room 519 Watson Library
University of Kansas
1425 Jayhawk Blvd
Lawrence, KS 66045-7544
Voice 785-864-3957
FAX 785-864-3850

Malgorzata Stamm