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Banned Books Week Virtual Read Out: Sept. 24

Banned Books Week: September 21 – September 27 Virtual Read-Out at Fondren Library Center: September 24 What: Read 30 seconds out loud from a banned book of your choice When: September 24, 2 – 4 p.m. Where: Fondren Library Center

S. C. Gwynne Book Signing, Oct. 2

Thursday, October 2, 2014 S. C. Gwynne Presents Rebel Yell: The Violence, Passion, and Redemption of Stonewall Jackson 6 pm: Author’s Reception. Cost, $30 (includes signed book). RSVP Required Cash or check accepted at the door. Signed book included. 7

Kathy Reichs book signing, Sept. 30

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 Kathy Reichs Presents Bones Never Lie 6 pm: Author’s Reception. Cost, $30 (includes signed book). RSVP Required Cash or check accepted at the door. Signed book included. 7 pm: Lecture and book signing. FREE. No RSVP

Fondren Library Open House, Sept. 17

  Fondren Library Center Open House Showcasing Library & IT Services for Faculty, Staff & Students Date:  September 17 Time: 2 – 5 p.m. Win fabulous prizes! • FREE refreshments! • Tours of Fondren technology & the best places to

Darwin Payne Book Signing, Sept. 18

Book signing and lecture by Professor Emeritus Darwin Payne No Small Dreams: J. Erik Jonsson—Texas Visionary Date: September 18, 2014 6 p.m. Reception 6:30 p.m. Lecture with book signing to follow Location: DeGolyer Library, Southern Methodist University About the book:

U. S. Constitution Day, Sept. 17 (food and prizes!)

SMU celebrates good citizenship with food, fun and prizes at the 2014 Constitution Day. Date: Wednesday, September 17th 2014 Time: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Location: Hughes-Trigg Student Center The event is cosponsored by the Office of the Provost, Central University Libraries, Hughes-Trigg

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand Book Signing, Sept. 21

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand presents Off the Sidelines: Raise Your Voice, Change the World Date: Sunday, September 21 6 pm: Author’s Reception in the Hughes-Trigg Ballroom. Cost, $30 (includes signed book). RSVP Required 7 pm: Lecture and book signing. FREE. No RSVP

Bestselling Author Jan Karon Book Signing, September 4

Jan Karon presents “Somewhere Safe with Somebody Good“ Please join us for a lecture and book signing with New York Times bestselling author Jan Karon.  Jan Karon will present her new book, Glitter and Glue. Date: Thursday, September 4, 2014

Bestselling Author Susan Vreeland Book Signing, September 3

Susan Vreeland presents Lisette’s List Friends of the SMU Libraries will host New York Times bestselling author Susan Vreeland to promote her new novel, Lisette’s List. Date: Wednesday, September 3 11 am: Private Reception with the Author. Cost, $30 (includes

July 24 Film Screening – Neshoba: The Price of Freedom

In honor of the 50th Anniversary of Freedom Summer we will be screening the Micki Dickoff film Neshoba: The Price of Freedom. Included in the event will be a short talk by Dr. Dennis Simon, Altshuler Distinguished Teaching Professor, Political

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