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Previously unknown Dylan Thomas notebook surfaces

A previously unknown notebook belonging to Dylan Thomas will be sold at Southeby’s in December.  The notebook, dating from the 1930s, was apparently saved from destruction [ Read more… ]

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Toni Morrison papers to reside at Princeton

The papers of Nobel laureate Toni Morrison are now part of the permanent library collections of Princeton University, where the renowned author served on the faculty [ Read more… ]

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Trinidad Workshop Review

Fourth workshop:  The politics of location Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago, March 25th/26th, 2014 The workshop in Port of Spain, the fourth and penultimate meeting [ Read more… ]

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Forbidden Access: Censoring Books and Archives

6-7 November 2014 A collaboration between the Institute of English Studies, the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies and Senate House Library. ‘Forbidden Access’ is a multidisciplinary [ Read more… ]

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Glenlib fundraising event, February 1, 2014

Glenlib, the Friends of Grenada Library, Archives and other Heritage Committee, are holding their 1st Annual Diaspora Give-Back Fundraising Event at the University of Maryland on [ Read more… ]

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Caribbean Library Journal

The inaugural issue of the Caribbean Library Journal (CLJ) has been published online by the University of the West Indies, University Library.  The CLJ’s mission is [ Read more… ]

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UNESCO Memory of the World in the Caribbean

A workshop to promote UNESCO’s Memory of the World register in the Caribbean region was held in September in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago.  The [ Read more… ]

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L’Autore e il suo Archivio

Il convegno L’autore e il suo archivio organizzato dalla Sezione di Italiano dell’Università di Losanna intende guardare ai documenti di poeti e scrittori novecenteschi da una prospettiva originale, [ Read more… ]

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On the Subject of Archives

e-misférica is a biannual, peer reviewed web journal published by the Hemispheric Institute.  The Summer 2012 issue focussed On the Subject of Archives from the varying [ Read more… ]

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Samuel Beckett manuscript purchased by University of Reading

The University of Reading has announced it has purchased the manuscript of Samuel Beckett’s novel Murphy at a Sotheby’s auction for the price of £962,500.  The [ Read more… ]

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