Laura Krueger is the associate editor for continuum at the University of Minnesota Libraries.
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On March 5, writer Kate DiCamillo and Lisa Von Drasek, curator of the Children’s Literature Research Collection at the University of Minnesota Libraries, hosted a storytelling event with eight schools. Di Camillo is the current Library of Congress National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature and the winner of the 2013 Newbery Medal for her book “Flora & Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures.”
African-American History Month: Black Feminism, and Black Women’s Lived Experience and Political Lives
February 15 through March 15, 2014 What: Exhibit: “African-American History Month: Black Feminism, and Black Women’s Lived Experience and Political Lives” When: February 15 – March 15, 2014 Where: Wilson Library, Lobby Hours and location In commemoration of African-American History Month, this exhibit highlights University of Minnesota Libraries research resources on black feminism, and the lived [...]
3D Printing and other forms of desktop fabrication are becoming more accessible to more people every day. How can these technologies be used as part of research and teaching in a University environment? In this DASH event, we will hear from representatives from different spaces on campus that use 3D printing and other fabrication technologies.
Seeing by Drawing: A Memorial Exhibition for Michael Plautz on view February 20 through May 6 at the University of Minnesota Architecture and Landscape Architecture Library.
Join us for a luncheon and award ceremony featuring the two winners of the 2014 Kerlan Award of the Children’s Literature Research Collections of the University of Minnesota Libraries: Russell Freedman and Linda Sue Park.
Best selling author Steve Berry will be the featured speaker February 26, 7:00 p.m., at the University of Minnesota’s Coffman Memorial Union Theater. Berry and his wife, Elizabeth, are the founders of History Matters, a foundation dedicated to historic preservation.
A Dance Artist’s Journey: How I Discovered Art is a Necessity, Not a Luxury – featuring Carl Flink. Carl Flink, associate dance professor at the University of Minnesota, and a prominent figure in the Twin Cities dance community, will present on dance in the Twin Cities and at the University.
Whether the desire to possess a rare book, a longing for a home to call one’s own, or the pursuit of an organization’s mission, the Archives and Special Collections of the University of Minnesota Libraries brings the stories to life in this year’s First Fridays presentations. Join us for two presentations at the February 7, 2014 First Fridays. 1) “Library Gets 17-Century Prize after 18-Year Quest!” 2) The Epitome of Perfection: Uncovering the Body to Expose Truth.
Join us for the 10th Annual NOMMO African American Author Series, featuring poet Kevin Young and host Alexs Pate at Cowles Auditorium. The evening will include readings, a discussion between Young and Pate, and time for questions from the audience.