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Ascending Peculiarity: Edward Gorey and His Sources (an exercise in presumption)

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THIRD ANNUAL GREGORY AND ROSALIND TERRY LECTURE

Featuring
Karen Wilkin
, author of
Elegant Enigmas: The Art of Edward Gorey

Wednesday, April 9
7 PM
Crown Center Auditorium
Lake Shore Campus
Loyola University Chicago
1001-25 W. Loyola Avenue

Please join the Loyola University Chicago Libraries for one of the highlight events of the Edward Gorey exhibition season as we welcome writer, independent curator, and critic specializing in 20th century modernism, Karen Wilkin.

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Inaugural Focus on the Book lecture

Focus on the Book Invitation

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Inaugural Focus on the Book featuring Eric Holzenberg, Director of the Grolier Club

In this age of e-books and e-readers, the word “book” has taken on new meanings. Yet the book in its printed form endures and is highly sought after by the general public, libraries, and book collectors. This lecture series has been created to celebrate the book in print, its form, function, and beauty, its historical importance and lasting nature. Come celebrate with us a “technology” that has been around since Johannes Gutenberg.

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