Library Graffiti: LGBTQ Month

June is LGBTQ Month LGBT Rights “That could have been me.”  So begins a posting on the ACLU website on the meaning of gay clubs in the LGBT community and the impact of losing a place of safety. https://www.aclu.org/issues/lgbt-rights LGBT Encyclopedia of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender History in America, 2004. Among some Native American […]

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Library Graffiti: Science Fiction

On April 27, Drew University Library will hold a Conversation on Collecting: Science Fiction & Popular Magazines centering around the David Johnson Science Fiction Collection. Join us at 4pm in the Pilling Room to hear from Claire Du Laney CLA ’14, who has been processing the Johnson collection, and Neil Clarke, publisher of Clarkesworld science […]

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Library Graffiti: An Evening with Robert O. Fisch

An Evening with Robert O. Fisch Monday, April 11, at 7:30 p.m. The  2016 Karpati Lecture in the F.M. Kirby Shakespeare Theatre. Dr. Fisch is a pediatrician, artist, author, and survivor of the Holocaust. Light from the Yellow Star: a Lesson of Love from the Holocaust A collection of Dr. Fisch’s paintings, personal narrative and […]

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Library Graffiti: Sugerman Forum: Women’s Leadership in Interfaith Affairs

Shirley Sugerman Interfaith Forum: Women’s Leadership in Interfaith Affairs Berkley Center For Religion, Peace & World Affairs At Georgetown University. Offers resources on Interfaith Dialogue, women, religion & peace. http://berkleycenter.georgetown.edu/resources Encyclopedia of Women & Religion in North America A wide-ranging 3-volume encyclopedia covering all aspects of women and religion, including women’s important involvement in peace […]

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Library Graffiti: History of Half the Human Race

We’ve come a long way – and we’re still going! Chronology of Women’s History In 1942, the same year that women were first admitted to Drew, the US Armed Forces created auxiliary corps for women in all three branches, Casablanca was produced, Edith Hamilton published Mythology, and St. Peter’s (Rome) began admitting women without stockings.  […]

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Library Graffiti: Irish Culture and Art

Cultúrlann 2016: A Day of Irish Culture & Art, Feb 27 Encyclopedia of Irish History and Culture Learn here about the “American Wake;” Early & Medieval Art & Architecture; “Country Houses and the Arts;” Manuscripts; Modern Drama; the Celtic Revival; Sport and Leisure; Modern Visual Arts; and excerpts from Irish primary literature. Reference DA912 .E53 […]

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Library Graffiti: The O’Reilly Factor

Bill O’Reilly will speak at the Drew Forum, Sat. Feb 13. Contemporary Authors Bill O’Reilly is nothing if not contemporary. His power to stir things up is shown in literature criticism reproduced here, such as “Spin Cycle” and “The Pinhead Factor,” and biographical notes titled “Fear Factor” and even audio excerpts like “Conservative Pundits Wage […]

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Library Graffiti: Dr. William C. Campbell

Drew’s own Nobel Laureate and his work: Dr. William C. Campbell Nobel Prize: The First 100 Years What is the Nobel Prize? How did it start? How are winners selected? Who decides? An informative book by Agneta Levinovitz and Nils Ringertz that will answer these questions and more. From ebrary. http://tinyurl.com/pkqtjb7  Nobel Prize winners in physiology […]

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Library Graffiti: The University and The City

University in the Forest Turn here for an introduction to Drew University’s involvement in the boroughs of New York, from the exploits of Daniel Drew & Thos. Gibbons, to the involvement of Drew theological faculty with the NYC Mulberry Street Church (now the Church of St. Paul and St. Andrew), the mysterious Wendel sisters of 5th […]

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Library Graffiti: the Hajj and Eid Al-Adha

  September 23-24, 2015 Credo Reference Eid al-Adha or Eid ul-Adha, the Major Festival or Feast of the Sacrifice, is a three-day Muslim holiday commemorating Abraham’s willingness to sacrifice his son at God’s command—but it’s also the conclusion of the annual Hajj, or pilgrimage. Get started learning about it in Credo reference books topic page: […]

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