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Library Associates Event Archives

Upcoming Library Associates Events

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"The Kennedy Detail" Sneak Peek

Monday, November 8, 2010

A sneak peek of "The Kennedy Detail" documentary based on the book by former Secret Service agent Gerald Blaine and Lisa McCubbin (Gallery Books/Simon & Schuster). 

Beacons of Learning: Georgetown University and Lauinger Library

Thursday, October 28, 2010

In conjunction with Georgetown University Press

Speakers: Professors R. Emmett Curran, John J. Glavin and Provost James J. O'Donnell

Featuring a book-signing of R. Emmett Curran's A History of Georgetown University.

Portraits in Piety: Women Saints and Women Religious

Monday, October 4, 2010

The Annual Casey-McIlvane Memorial Lecture with Professors Gillian Ahlgren (Xavier University), Laura Benedetti, Amy E. Leonard, Deborah A. Lesko Baker, and moderator Barbara Mujica discussing the John Thatcher Collection, the Library's recent acquisition of lives of women saints and women religious.  The collection contains more than 1,000 volumes printed between 1520 and the mid-20th century, many of them written by Jesuits, mostly in Spanish, Portuguese, Italian and French.

Chamber Works of William Grant Still

Friday, September 17, 2010

The first in the Fall Friday Music Series. In conjunction with the Department of Performing Arts and featuring the music of William Grant Still.

Music performed by the Kemper Road String Quartet

Narration by Professors Anthony DelDonna and Rufus Jones

40 Years: The Dean Peter Krogh Foreign Affairs Digital Archives

Saturday, June 5, 2010

In conjunction with Reunion Weekend.

Peter Krogh, Dean Emeritus, speaker.

You can watch a video of this event online.

Food Politics: Personal vs. Social Responsibility for Dietary Choices

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Marion Nestle, author and Professor, New York University.

See the video of this event.

Collecting to Teach: The Extraordinary Legacy of Joseph A. Haller, S.J.

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Symposium with keynote speaker Eric Denker, Senior Lecturer at the National Gallery of Art

Inflation, Deficits and a Turbulent Economy: Where Do We Go From Here?

Monday, February 1, 2010

Panel: William M. (Bill) Isaac, Larry Kochard, Arthur Laffer, Peter Tanous; Sam Donaldson, moderator

Swinburne, Tennyson, and Matters Funereal

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

With College of William and Mary Chancellor Professor of English Dr Terry Meyers

Call to Common Cause: Posters of the World Wars

Monday, November 9, 2009

Mary Ellen Meehan, owner of Meehan Military Posters
Richard McCooey (C'52), founding owner of the Tombs

The Myth of the Rational Voter: Why Democracies Choose Bad Policies

Thursday, October 29, 2009

The Annual Casey McIlvane Lecture with George Mason University Professor Bryan Caplan.

Persian Praetorians: Iran's Military Heritage and the Rise of the Revolutionary Guard

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

In conjunction with the Georgetown University Press, with author Steven R. Ward.

Composers, Performers and Their Critics

Friday, September 18, 2009

In conjunction with the Department of Performing Arts.

The True Nature of the Holy Grail: Wolfram's Parzival (Reunion Weekend Event)

Saturday, May 30, 2009

With Georgetown Professor of German Ronald Murphy, S.J. on his 2006 book Gemstone of Paradise, The Holy Grail in Wolfram’s Parzival.

The Audacity of Despair: The Decline of American Empire and What's In It For You

Tuesday, April 21, 2009

The Second Annual Ellen Catherine Gstalder (C'98) Memorial Lecture
David Simon, executive producer of "The Wire"

New York Stories

Friday, April 17, 2009

Panelists Linda Fairstein, Meryl Gordon, Nicola Kraus, Jonathan Rosen
Moderator Maureen Corrigan

Shakespeare and the Jesuits: Re-fashioning the Myth of the Evil Jesuit

Thursday, April 2, 2009

The Ninth Annual Casey·McIlvane Lecture
Thomas M. McCoog, S.J., archivist of the British Province of the Society of Jesus and editor-in-chief of the Jesuit Historical Institute

William Hazlitt: The First Modern Man

Thursday, March 19, 2009

Professor Duncan Wu
Watch the video of this event from this link
or at Georgetown University
's iTunes U channel in the Literature, Art and Cultural Studies section