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  • Bond ... James Bond ... turns 60 and is to be celebrated at Illinois

    April 13 marks the 60th anniversary of the publication of "Casino Royale," and the University of Illinois will recognize the event with a collaborative celebration hosted by the Rare Book and Manuscript Library, the Spurlock Museum, and the Sousa Archives and Center for American Music.

    April 13 marks the 60th anniversary of the publication of "Casino Royale," and the University of Illinois will recognize the event with a collaborative celebration hosted by the Rare Book and Manuscript Library, the Spurlock Museum, and the Sousa Archives and Center for American Music.

    Photo by L. Brian Stauffer

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      April 13 marks the 60th anniversary of the publication of "Casino Royale," and the University of Illinois will recognize the event with a collaborative celebration hosted by the Rare Book and Manuscript Library, the Spurlock Museum, and the Sousa Archives and Center for American Music.

      Photo by L. Brian Stauffer

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      James Bond creator Ian Fleming

      Photo courtesy of the Cecil Beaton Studio Archive at Sotheby's

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      The Aston Martin Volante from "The Living Daylights" is part of the exhibition at the Spurlock Museum titled "Unconventional Bond: The Strange Life of 'Casino Royale' on Film."

      Photo courtesy the Ian Fleming Foundation

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