Next time you’re looking for a study break in Wilson Library, head up to the 4th floor to check out the library’s exhibit on the Bembo family.
A famous merchant family from Renaissance Italy, the Bembos are known for rising the social ranks in their Mediterranean society. Their social status was meticulously gained through a combination of guile and marriage, and you can learn about their fascinating history at Wilson Library. The exhibit will feature extremely rare print materials, as an extraordinary occasion to learn from primary sources about this intriguing family.
Fortunately, visitors can view this display through January 13th, so you have plenty of time to peruse the exhibit! For further details, check out the library’s exhibit description. Divertiti!