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FAL 2016

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his year marks the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death. To commemorate the life, works and times of the world's best-known bard, the University of Louisville partnered with the Louisville Free Public Library and the Frazier History Museum for an eight-month-long, citywide celebration called Will in the Ville. The event culminates with the arrival of Shakespeare's First Folio, the first collected edition of his plays, which will be on display at The Frazier History Museum. Bringing Shakespeare's First Folio to Louisville is a major cultural and literary achievement for the city. UofL Professor Andrew Rabin worked with his counterparts at the Louisville Free Public Library and the Frazier History Museum to make this historic event happen. It was a labor of love that took collaboration, dedication, and perspiration. "We've spent the last two years setting up programming, arranging the exhibition and generally preparing for what will be one of the largest community collaborations in city history," Rabin said. Bringing THE BARD TO THE BLUEGR ASS F A L L 2 0 1 6 U O F L M A G A Z I N E | 31 Li Li br br a a ci ci ty ty w th th e e a pl pl ay ay s s Br Br in in g g li li te te ra ra wi wi th th Fr Fr az az i i a a la la b "W "W e' e' v v ex ex hi hi b co co mm mm

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