Alumnus in the News: John McQuillen (PhD, Art History, 2012)

Congratulations to John McQuillen (PhD, Art History, 2012) and alum of the Book History and Print Culture collaborative specialization for making news this past February!

John McQuillen is currently Associate Curator, Printed Books and Bindings at the Morgan Library & Museum, New York

Now Associate Curator, Printed Books and Bindings at The Morgan Library & Museum in New York City, John spoke to the BBC about the Morgan’s exhibition Tolkien: Maker of Middle-earth.

Watch John’s interview about the exhibition Tolkien: Maker of Middle-earth, recently launched in New York City.

Featuring the largest collection of JRR Tolkien material ever assembled in the United States, the exhibition includes photographs and memorabilia, Tolkien’s original illustrations, maps, draft manuscripts, artefacts, and designs related to The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, and The Silmarillion. Learn more about the exhibition.

If you’re planning a visit to New York City this spring, be sure to visit the Morgan Library & Museum. Tolkien: Maker of Middle-earth closes on May 12!


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