Spring 2011 Event

Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at 7:00 pm
The Michael J. and Patricia K. Batza Room in the Athenaeum

"The World of Books in Early America"

A lecture by Assistant Professor of History Matthew Rainbow Hale, about how early Americans use printed materials in ways that reflected particular cultural traditions.


   Fall 2010 Event 

Wednesday, November 3, 2010 at 7:30 pm
The Michael J. and Patricia K. Batza Room in the Athenaeum

"The Art and History of the Book"

A talk by April Oettinger, Assistant Professor of Art History at Goucher College, discussing a new course on the history of the book and book illustration in the Western world that is being taught in the library's Special Collections & Archives.