All posts by Rebecca Bednarz

Rebecca Bednarz

Rebecca Bednarz

Rebecca Bednarz, Editor for Exhibition Research and Publications at PEM, fulfills management and editorial support for a variety of exhibition-related projects, including books, labels and interactive digital publication projects. Before joining PEM, her career path led her through a range of editorial roles, and, over the years, she has had the luck of working among poets, scientists, historians and educators. On or off duty, she is likely to be found reading.

Alchemy of the Soul, Elixir for the Spirits [unit 1], 2015. Peabody Essex Museum. © 2016 Peabody Essex Museum. Photo by Peter Vanderwarker.

Maria Magdalena Campos-Pons and her early life in Cuba

For Alchemy of the Soul: Maria Magdalena Campos-Pons, PEM presents a newly launched in-depth interactive digital publication to complement the exhibition and accompanying print catalogue. The digital publication offers a …

Rum bottle, before 1830, B.W. Stone Distillery, Charter Street, Salem, Massachusetts, glass, Peabody Essex Museum. Photo by Kathy Tarantola/PEM

Collected Alchemy

“With Alchemy of the Soul, Elixir for the Spirits, we breathe the scents, we hear the echoes, we see visions of Cuba past and present.” The latest exhibition to open …