Library siteLUC.edu

All entries by this author

Ascending Peculiarity: Edward Gorey and His Sources (an exercise in presumption)

Feb 24th, 2014 | By | Category: Past Speakers, Recent Events, Uncategorized

bird and man with copy info

THIRD ANNUAL GREGORY AND ROSALIND TERRY LECTURE

Featuring
Karen Wilkin
, author of
Elegant Enigmas: The Art of Edward Gorey

Wednesday, April 9
7 PM
Crown Center Auditorium
Lake Shore Campus
Loyola University Chicago
1001-25 W. Loyola Avenue

Please join the Loyola University Chicago Libraries for one of the highlight events of the Edward Gorey exhibition season as we welcome writer, independent curator, and critic specializing in 20th century modernism, Karen Wilkin.



The Edward Gorey Birthday Bash: Revelry from A to Z

Jan 21st, 2014 | By | Category: Past Speakers, Recent Events, Uncategorized

revelers cropped

Don’t miss your chance to attend!

The Friends of the Loyola University Chicago Libraries and the Loyola University Museum of Art (LUMA) cordially invite you to The Edward Gorey Birthday Bash: Revelry from A to Z



Book Discussion: The Warmth of Other Suns

Aug 8th, 2013 | By | Category: Past Speakers, Recent Posts

Book Discussion: The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson Moderator: Janette Kopacz from the Chicago Public Library Location: Room 727, Corboy Law Center 25 East Pearson Water Tower Campus Date: Thursday, October 17, 2013 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. In conjunction with the Chicago Public Library’s One Book, One Chicago Come join the Discussion! […]



Annual Terry Lecture Presents Author Anchee Min

Dec 12th, 2012 | By | Category: Recent Events

Anchee Min photo by Naishi Min

Featured Guest: Anchee Min
Author of several historical novels including Pearl of China about two young girls in China, one Chinese, the other, Pearl S. Buck.

Featured Book: The Cooked Seed

Date & Location: Wednesday, April 24, 2013 • 7:00 p.m.
Klarcheck Information Commons
Lake Shore Campus



Robert Lombardo: Organized Crime in Chicago

Dec 12th, 2012 | By | Category: Recent Events

SAVE THE DATE!

Friends of the Library Speaker Series

Featured Guest: Robert Lombardo

Featured Book: Organized Crime in Chicago

Date & Location: Tuesday, February 26, 2013
6 p.m., Beane Hall, 13th floor, Lewis Towers, 111 East Pearson, WTC

Book signing to follow talk.



Wenguang Huang: “Mom, Dad and Mao”

Oct 3rd, 2012 | By | Category: Recent Events

Featured Guest:
Wenguang Huang

Featured Book:
The Little Red Guard

Date & Location:
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
6:00 p.m.
Richard Klarchek Information Commons, 4th Floor
Lake Shore Campus
1032 West Sheridan

Presenting:
“Mom, Dad and Mao”



Book Discussion: The Book Thief

Jul 20th, 2012 | By | Category: Past Speakers, Recent Posts

Book Discussion: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak Moderator: Janette Kopacz from the Chicago Public Library Location: Room 727, Corboy Law Center 25 East Pearson Water Tower Campus Date: Monday, October 29, 2012 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. In conjunction with the Chicago Public Library’s One Book, One Chicago Come join the Discussion! For more […]



Dr. Robert Bucholz: London: A Social and Cultural History, 1550-1750

May 30th, 2012 | By | Category: Recent Events

Featured Guest:
Dr. Robert Bucholz

Featured Book:
London: A Social and Cultural History, 1550-1750

Date & Location:
Thursday, September 27, 2012
6:00 p.m.
Richard Klarchek Information Commons, 4th Floor
Lake Shore Campus
1032 West Sheridan



100th Anniversary of the Sinking of the RMS Titanic

May 29th, 2012 | By | Category: Recent Events

♦ “Exploring the RMS Titanic” – Friday, April 13, 2012, Emory Kristof, National Geographic photographer and explorer, gave a public lecture at Mundelein Auditorium on the Lake Shore Campus. Kristof shared close-up still photos and video of the the Titanic wreckage to an audience of over 250 people. This presentation also marked the inaugural Rosalind […]



Mai Elliott: A Family’s Journey Through War and Peace in Vietnam

Feb 27th, 2012 | By | Category: Recent Events

Mai Elliott

Featured Guest:
Mai Elliott

Featured Book:
The Sacred Willow: Four Generations in the Life of a Vietnamese Family

Date & Location:
Tuesday, April 3, 2012
6:00 p.m.
Richard Klarchek Information Commons, 4th Floor
Lake Shore Campus
1032 West Sheridan