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The Adventures of Robinson Crusoe: Adaptation and Influence

#60+mins #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute #Arts/Culture #Literature #History #Libraries #RaceandEthnicity #Event

 10-08-2019 | 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM ET


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The Michigan Scientist who was Arrowsmith

The Heritage Project provides a detailed look at the life of Sinclair Lewis' inspiration for this novel "Arrowsmith," U-M scientist and medical researcher, Paul De Kruif. #60+mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #Society #Libraries #Literature #History ​​​​​​​​​​


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Blue Angel

The Heritage Project provides an in depth look at the life of alumnus Forman Brown, who came out as gay and the author (under the pseudonym Richard Meeker) of "Better Angel" in 1987, 54 years after its original publication. The novel is loosely based on Brown's own time as a closeted gay in the early 20th Century at U-M. #30-60mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #Society #LGBTQ #Literature #History #Libraries #KimClarke ​​​​​​​​​​


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Intersections: Cultures, Identities, Narratives

The U-M Special Collections Library presents the open-access, online exhibit "Intersections: Cultures, Identities, Narratives", centered on the Cuban artist Rolando Estévez. #web-article #MichiganLibrary #Arts/Culture #ArtsandDesign #Libraries #Literature #SouthAmerica #Cuba ​​​​​​​​​ #5mins