Stories of Independence

Washington University, Olin Library 1 Brookings Drive, St. Louis, MO

The celebration will begin at 2:00 p.m. with an informal talk by Curator of Rare Books, Cassie Brand, about the original copy of the Declaration of Independence on display in […]

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University Libraries Faculty Book Talk Series: Rafia Zafar

Washington University, Olin Library 1 Brookings Drive, St. Louis, MO

Join us on Thursday, April 18, as part of the University Libraries’ Faculty Book Talk Series, Rafia Zafar, professor of English, African and African American studies, and American culture studies at Washington University in St. Louis, will discuss her new book, "Recipes for Respect: African American Meals and Meaning" (University of Georgia). The talk will […]

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University Libraries Faculty Book Talk Series: Caitlyn Collins

Washington University, Olin Library 1 Brookings Drive, St. Louis, MO

Join us on Thursday, April 4, for a University Libraries’ Faculty Book Talk Series event with Caitlyn Collins, assistant professor of sociology at Washington University in St. Louis. She will […]

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Faculty Book Talk: Tabea Linhard and Timothy Parsons

Washington University, Olin Library 1 Brookings Drive, St. Louis, MO

As part of the University Libraries Faculty Book Talk series, Tabea Linhard, WU Professor of Spanish and comparative literature, and Timothy Parsons, WU Professor of history and of African and […]

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Faculty Book Talk: Michelle A. Purdy

Washington University, Olin Library 1 Brookings Drive, St. Louis, MO

As part of the University Libraries Faculty Book Talk series, Michelle Purdy will discuss "Transforming the Elite: Black Students and the Desegregation of Private Schools". In her book, Purdy analyzes how and why historically white elite private schools opted to desegregate when not legally obligated to do so during the civil rights movement and the […]

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