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Storytellers provides a rare opportunity for gallery visitors to view a wide range of material pulled from The Kinsey Institute’s extensive library collection, with an intriguing selection of pulp fiction paperbacks from the 1960s, illustrated erotic novels, underground comic books, Japanese pillow books, and other narrative texts.

Book cover for 'Jet Set Switch'
Book cover
Jet Set Switch published 1966.

Story-driven artworks are also included in the exhibition, ranging from vintage photographs, prints, watercolors, and drawings by anonymous and known artists to a series of Judy Chicago lithographs and other contemporary pieces.

Storytellers appears in the Kinsey Institute Gallery April 8 - July 15, 2011.

The Kinsey Institute Gallery is open 1:30 pm to 5:00 pm weekdays or by appointment. Admission is free. Due to adult content, visitors should be 18 years of age or older, unless accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Selected images from the exhibit can also be seen in our online gallery at KinseyInstituteGallery.com, courtesy of LiveBooks.


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