January 21, 2009
by cferree
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Emily Orlando Receives Choice Outstanding Academic Title

Visiting Professor Emily Orlando has received a Choice Outstanding Academic Title designation for her book, Edith Wharton and the Visual Arts. In the review, J.K. Karn writes: “Thanks to Orlando’s impressive knowledge of art history and of Wharton scholarhip, this … Continue reading

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December 4, 2008
by jkremer
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NY Times 100 Notable Books of 2008

Drum roll, please……………….. The New York Times has issued their 100 Notable Books List for 2008. The Library owns a large number of these books and especially recommends: Atmospheric Disturbances by Rivka Galchen (Location – New Books  –  PS3607 .A4116 A94 2008) Indignation … Continue reading

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November 10, 2008
by jkremer
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Giants Football at Fairfield U

Read adjunct writing professor Jack Cavanaugh’s ­“Giants Among Men,” his game-by-game account of the team’s happenings from 1956 through 1963. DId you know the Giants practiced here on the Fairfield U campus?  The players frequented bars in the beach area and some … Continue reading

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