Past Events

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Inaugural Meeting with Nathan Hensley. October 20th, 2017

Inaugural Meeting of Mobilities and Migrations!

FormsEmpireOn Friday October 20th at 1:30, we hosted Nathan Hensley from Georgetown U, who talked about his recent book, Forms of Empire, emphasizing along the way some of his archival discoveries and how that work migrated into the project. The talk was titled “‘The mystery of the cruelty of things’: On Forms of Empire.” This first meeting was held in the Conference Room of the Honors Building at 714 21st Street, NW. A late lunch was provided.


October 28, 2017: “Reflections on Alice and Lewis Carroll”

Fall meeting of the Lewis Carroll Society of North America

University of Delaware Library
Newark, DE

Talks and a display of materials connected to the author of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland from University of Delaware Library collections

Speakers:
Dana Richards, Professor of Computer Science, George Mason University
Victor Fet, Professor of Biology, Marshall University
critic and writer Sarah Boxer
early education advocate and historian Edna Ronnals Rauck
August A. Imholtz, Jr., collector and past-president of the Lewis Carroll Society of North America
Mark Samuels Lasner, Senior Research Fellow, University of Delaware Library

Click here for the full schedule.

Free and open to the public; Reception to follow in Memorial Hall.

Order lunch ($30) which is provided for registrants.

For additional information visit the website of the Lewis Carroll Society of North America
http://www.lewiscarroll.org

Co-sponsored by the Mark Samuels Lasner Collection, University of Delaware Library, and the Univesity of Delaware Department of English.

Mark Samuels Lasner
Senior Research Fellow
University of Delaware Library
181 South College Avenue
Newark, DE 19717
Tel (302) 831-3250
marksl@udel.edu
biblio@aol.com

 

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