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Library presentation: "Images of Newport"

Monday, April 14, 2014 - 4 p.m.

Location: McKillop Library

Event Type: Academic Events, Public Event

Audience: Continuing Education Students, Faculty, Graduate Students, Public, Staff, Undergraduate Students

Dr. Sarah Littlefield, Dr. John Quinn and Dan Titus will present "Images of Newport Through the Lens of Thornton Wilder and 'Theophilus North.'" Littlefield will give an introduction of both Wilder and his novel "Theophilus North" with attention to the nine ambitions and nine cities of Newport. Quinn will cover the historical connections from the novel and Titus will show slides from historic postcard collection, demonstrating what Newport would have looked like during that time period.

Light refreshments will be served.