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The mission of the Library Society is to support and strengthen the Library as the central academic resource for research, teaching, and learning at The University of Chicago.

 


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Wednesday, October 28, 2015

The Joseph Regenstein Library
1100 East 57th Street, Chicago, Illinois

 

The University of Chicago Library Society celebrates the exhibition

Poetic Associations: The Nineteenth-Century English Poetry Collection of Dr. Gerald N. Wachs                                         

And a lecture

Poetry's Empire: "The Songs of Humanized Society"

Given by

James Chandler, PhD'78

Barbara E. & Richard J. Franke Distinguished Service Professor
Departments of English and Cinema & Media Studies


5:00 p.m.     Curator-led Exhibition Tour of Poetic Associations: The Nineteenth-Century English Poetry Collection of Dr. Gerald N. Wachs
5:45 p.m.     Special Remarks and Lecture
7:00 p.m.     Reception                      

                          

Dante Rossetti

Dante Gabriel Rossetti (1828-1882),
The Poems of Dante Gabriel Rossetti:
With Illustrations from His Own Pictures
and Designs
Edited with an introduction 
and notes 
by W. M. Rossetti. London: Ellis and Elvey, 1904. Gift of
Deborah Wachs Barnes,
Sharon Wachs Hirsch, Judith Pieprz,
and Joel Wachs, AB'92.