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Guide to the Project Brav New World Records SCM0276
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  • Biographical/Historical Sketch
  • Description of the Collection
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  • Title: Project Brav New World records
    Identifier/Call Number: SCM0276
    Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 1.0 folder(s)
    Date: 2005
    Summary: Images of the banners featuring Bravman's face that were unfurled in various campus locations, stickers that were distributed on campus, copies of email among the student artists, and clippings on the event.

    Information about Access

    This collection is open for research.

    Cite As

    Project Brav New World Records (SCM0276). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biographical/Historical Sketch

    Project Brav New World was performance artwork done by a group of Stanford students (associated with the Matthias K. Rath Museum of Destruction and Resurrection in the Kairos dorm) who attempted to create an overnight Cult of Personality centered on John C. Bravman, Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education.

    Description of the Collection

    Images of the banners featuring Bravman's face that were unfurled in various campus locations, stickers that were distributed on campus, copies of email among the student artists, and clippings on the event.

    General note

    The Stanford University Archives also holds one of the banners and two t-shirts from this event in the Archives Museum Collection.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Bravman, J. C. (John C.)
    Bravman, J. C., ((John C.))
    Stanford University--Students.
    Stanford University. -- General subdivision--Students.;
    Installations (Art)--United States.
    Performance art--United States.