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Cuala Press lecture

Thursday, April 30th, 2009

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The King Library Press Spring Book Arts Event will feature a lecture on Elizabeth Yeats and the Cuala Press by scholar Declan Kiely, curator of Literary and Historical Manuscripts at New York’s Pierpont Morgan Library. The lecture, “A Family Affair: The Yeatses & the Cuala Press,” is scheduled for 7 p.m. Friday, May 8, in the Great Hall of the Margaret I. King Building on the University of Kentucky campus. The event is free and open to the public. For more information call # Brooke Henson, (859) 257-1754, x229 or Whitney Hale, (859) 257-1754, x229 or visit the University of Kentucky website. The Cuala Press was set up in 1904 by Elizabeth Yeats and her brother William Butler Yeats.

Above: A print by Jack Yeats printed by the Cuala Press.