Daily Archives: 2011 February 14

McFarlin Fellows welcome playwright Dr. David Feldshuh

On February 17, 2011, the McFarlin Fellows, in conjunction with Black History Month, welcome playwright David Feldshuh, Ph.D., M.D. Dr. Feldshuh is best known for his play Miss Evers’ Boys, which received the New American Play Award, was nominated for … Continue reading

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Nabokov’s butterflies

Nonfiction: Nabokov Theory on Butterfly Evolution Is Vindicated (The New York Times) What, might you ask, does this have to do with our collections? Not much, other than the books in the Edmund Wilson Collection signed with butterflies, such as … Continue reading

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New Acquisition

We’ve recently added 33 more issues of The Smart Set to our collection. The Smart Set was an American literary magazine that ran from 1900-1930. Contributing authors include F. Scott Fitzgerald, Willa Cather, Dorothy Parker, Sinclair Lewis, Dashiell Hammett, Aldous … Continue reading

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