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Speaker Series: Shaw vs Tunney

Dec 1st, 2016 | By | Category: Featured Speaker, Past Speakers, Recent Events

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Friends of the Loyola Libraries Speaker Series welcomes

Jay R. Tunney

Shaw vs Tunney

March 21, 2017



2016 Race to the White House: Speaker Series (photos)

Nov 29th, 2016 | By | Category: Past Speakers, Photos From Past Events, Pictures, Recent Events, Recent Posts

On November 7, 2016 the Loyola University Libraries welcomed Elizabeth Tandy Shermer, PhD for the Friends of the Loyola Libraries Speaker Series: 2016 Race to the White House: Its Highs, Lows, and Historical Precedents. She discussed the highs and lows of the 2016 election to consider how unprecedented this unforgettable race was and how it […]



Curating Our Time: Focus on the Book

Sep 15th, 2016 | By | Category: Past Speakers, Recent Events

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Focus on the Book

Stephen Enniss, PhD

Curating Our Time:
The Story of the Harry Ransom Center

November 30, 2016



Carl Sandburg: Troubadour for Our Times? (photos)

Apr 21st, 2016 | By | Category: Past Speakers, Photos From Past Events, Recent Events

On April 7, 2016 the Loyola University Libraries presented: Troubadour for Our Times? A Panel Discussion on the Relevance of Carl Sandburg for Millennial Chicago featuring panelists Melissa Bradshaw (Department of English, Loyola University Chicago), Tony Fitzpatrick (artist, poet, and actor), and Bill Savage (Department of English, Northwestern University) and moderated by Robert Bucholz (Chair, […]



The People and Places That Influenced Ernest Hemingway (photos)

Apr 21st, 2016 | By | Category: Past Speakers, Photos From Past Events, Recent Events

On March 16, 2016, the Friends of the Loyola Libraries Speaker Series welcomed educator, Hemingway scholar, and Loyola alumna Nancy W. Sindelar (PhD ’87) who presented The People and Places That Influenced Ernest Hemingway. The complete event details can be found here, and photos from the event can be viewed on the Loyola University Libraries […]



The People and Places That Influenced Ernest Hemingway (video)

Apr 13th, 2016 | By | Category: Past Speakers, Recent Events, Videos From Past Events

On March 16, 2016, The Friends of the Loyola Libraries Speaker Series welcomed educator, Hemingway scholar, and Loyola alumna Nancy W. Sindelar (PhD ’87). Dr. Sindelar spoke about “The People and Places That Influenced Ernest Hemingway.” Her program focused on the people, places, and activities that shaped the legendary author who courted life-threatening adventures and […]



Focus on the Book: The Ames Almanack (video)

Feb 11th, 2016 | By | Category: Past Speakers, Recent Events, Recent Posts, Videos From Past Events

On Tuesday, December 8, 2015, the Loyola University Libraries and the Newberry Library welcomed Susan M. Allen, PhD, Director, California Rare Book School, who presented The Other Book: The Ames Almanack Opens a Window on Colonial America at the Third Annual Focus on the Book. We are pleased to provide you with a video of […]



Focus on the Book: The Ames Almanack (photos)

Jan 12th, 2016 | By | Category: Past Speakers, Photos From Past Events, Recent Events, Recent Posts

On Tuesday, December 8, 2015, the Loyola University Libraries and the Newbery Library welcomed Susan M. Allen, PhD, Director, California Rare Book School, who presented The Other Book: The Ames Almanack Opens a Window on Colonial America at the Third Annual Focus on the Book. Read full details of the event here. To view photos […]



Speaker Series: March 16, 2016

Dec 16th, 2015 | By | Category: Featured Speaker, Past Speakers, Recent Events

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Nancy W. Sindelar, PhD

The People and Places That Influenced
Ernest Hemingway

The Friends of the Loyola Libraries Speaker Series welcomes educator, Hemingway scholar, and Loyola alumna Nancy W. Sindelar (PhD ’87). Dr. Sindelar will present a talk titled “The People and Places That Influenced Ernest Hemingway.” Her program focuses on the people, places, and activities that shaped the legendary author who courted life-threatening adventures and glamorous friends while writing articles, novels, and short stories that captivated the world.



Focus on the Book: December 8, 2015

Oct 28th, 2015 | By | Category: Featured Speaker, Past Speakers, Recent Events, Uncategorized

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The Other Book: The Ames Almanack
Opens a Window on Colonial America

Featuring Susan M. Allen, PhD
Director, California Rare Book School
Tuesday, December 8, 2015
5 p.m. reception, 6 p.m. program

In this age of e-books and e-readers, the word “book” has taken on new meanings. Yet the book in its printed form endures and is highly sought after by the general public, libraries, and book collectors. This lecture series has been created to celebrate the book in print, its form, function, and beauty, its historical importance and lasting nature. Come celebrate with us a “technology” that has been around since Johannes Gutenberg.