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Andrew Stauffer Public Lecture–4/16

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April 2018

Andrew Stauffer Public Lecture–4/16

April 16 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Digital Bridges is pleased to welcome Andrew Stauffer to University of Iowa. Stauffer is an Associate Professor of English at University of Virginia and the Director of NINES: Nineteenth-Century Scholarship Online. In his talk, “Garden of Verse: Poems, Flowers, and Nineteenth-Century Readers,” held on April 16th, 4-5 pm, in Gerber Lounge, Stauffer will lead you down the garden path, towards a consideration of pressed botanicals in books of poems and their relationship to Anglo-American verse of the nineteenth century – as…

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Andrew Stauffer Workshop–4/17

April 17 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
UI Main Library,
125 W. Washington St.
Iowa City,
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In the “Book Traces Scavenger Hunt” workshop led by Andrew Stauffer on April 17th, 10-12 in the Main Library, groups will search a given section of the Main Library stacks (usually PR and PS call numbers), looking for interesting marks by original owners in older books. Many books from the nineteenth and early-twentieth centuries will include interesting marginalia, flower pressings, locks of hair, and other objects pressed among the pages. Groups will bring back their best examples to a central “command center,”…

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