Hughes will present “Through the Heart of the City: I-630 and the Re-segregation of Little Rock” at 5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, in Mullins Library Room 130. This event is free and open to the public.
The University Libraries have appointed two associate deans: Lori Birrell and Joel Thornton.
Doctoral candidate Will Teague will present “Deportation as Diplomacy: Carter and the US-Iranian Relationship” at 5 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 10, in the Special Collections reading room. This event is free and open to the public.
An exhibit is now up in Mullins Library with materials related to the Elaine Race Massacre of 1919, in which as many as 200 African American people were killed.
Learn about local photographer C. E. Watton’s work in this blog post by Katrina Windon.
Amy Allen, university archivist and author, will be signing copies of her book, University of Arkansas (Campus History), from noon to 3 p.m. this Saturday at the Barnes & Noble in Fayetteville.
Catherine Wallack, architectural records archivist for University Libraries, will host a gallery conversation titled Benton and the Buffalo River at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 27, at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. This event is free and open to the public.
Be sure and stop by the lobby level of Mullins Library this summer to see a selection of new acquisitions on display from the Special Collections department.
Melanie Griffin, Assistant Head of Special Collections, describes the recently processed collection for a member of the Little Rock Nine.
Joshua Youngblood, rare books librarian and head of the Special Collections Instruction and Outreach Unit, has been elected president of the Society of Southwest Archivists.