Archive for March, 2012
Ms. Brooks will discuss the historical choices and research methods that she undertook to write People of the Book, Caleb’s Crossing, Year of Wonders, and March, winner of the Pulitzer Prize.
Date: Friday, March 23, 2012 at 3:00 p.m.
Location: Baxter Lecture Hall, Caltech Campus – located within Building 77
Event presented by The Friends of the Caltech Libraries
The lists of new books and journals added to the libraries’ collections during the month of February 2012 are now available. This month’s book list includes book cover images for many items, and links to Amazon to allow you to browse the books electronically. Please note that we provide no guarantee that Amazon has contracted with the publisher to allow viewers to browse specific books.
Join the Friends for a matinee screening of Fahrenheit 451 (1966) Starring Julie Christie and Oskar Werner. François Truffaut, Director. Followed by a discussion led by Caltech Professor of English, Cathy Jurca, Ph.D. Professor Jurca’s research focuses on 20th c. literature and film.
Date: Sunday March 11, 2012, 3:00pm
Location: 101 Guggenheim Lab, Lees-Kubota Lecture Hall