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Schedule of courses and seminars for next semester available on-line
11/04/2014
All Day
Schedule of courses and seminars for next semester available on-line
calendar@swarthmore.edu, (610) 328-8000
Academic Calendar
11/04/2014
\"Plucked from a holy book\": Ashkenazim on the margins McCabe Exhibition
12/19/2014
All Day

This exhibition will showcase the book collectionof Hanna King ‘15, which won first prize in the Newton Book CollectionCompetition and placed second in the National Collegiate Book CollectingContest. Her collection includes Ashkenazi “women writers, poets,theologians and musicians” as well as the work of “genderqueer andtransgender Ashkenazim.” Through this collection, Hanna exploresmarginalized culture, more specifically, the marginalized Ashkenazi Jewsthat, as Hanna writes, are part of a tradition that “does not fullyembrace them.”

 

Come to the McCabe lobby and enjoy this wonderful collection.


The A. Edward Newton Student Book Collection Competition is thelongest-running collegiate book collecting competition in the nation.Started in the 1930s by a renowned Philadelphia book collector, A.Edward Newton, the competition annually awards cash prizes to the threeSwarthmore College students who submit the best essays and annotatedbibliographies of their book collections.
Roberto Vargas, rvargas1@swarthmore.edu, (610) 957-6107
McCabe Library : McCabe Lobby, McCabe Library
Academic Calendar, Academic Departments & Programs, Exhibit, Library
The Public
11/05/2014
Last day to declare CR/NC grading option. Last day to withdraw from a course and receive the grade n
11/07/2014
All Day
Last day to declare CR/NC grading option. Last day to withdraw from a course and receive the grade notation \"W\". Schedule of courses and seminars for next semester available in print on campus
calendar@swarthmore.edu, (610) 328-8000
Academic Calendar
11/07/2014
Advising period
11/20/2014
All Day
Advising period
calendar@swarthmore.edu, (610) 328-8000
Academic Calendar
11/10/2014
Newton Book Collection Talk and Reception-Hanna King '15
11/12/2014
4:00 PM
5:30 PM

\"And my life, a page plucked from a holy book

the first line torn?\"

-Kadya Molodovsky, 1927

 

Comeand listen to Hanna King ’15, winner of the Newton Book CollectionCompetition and second place winner of the National Collegiate BookCollecting Contest, read and talk to us about her book collection titled“'Plucked from a holy book': Ashkenazim on the margins.” In hercollection, Hanna chose to include authors who hold “a marginalizedidentity.” Her collection will also be displayed during her talk soplease come early or stay after the talk to browse her collection.

Reception to follow.

About the Competition

The A. Edward Newton Student Book Collection Competition is thelongest-running collegiate book collecting competition in the nation.Started in the 1930s by a renowned Philadelphia book collector, A.Edward Newton, the competition anually awards cash prizes to the threeSwarthmore College students who submit the best essays and annotatedbibliographies of their book collections.

Roberto Vargas, rvargas1@swarthmore.edu, (610) 957-6107
McCabe Library : McCabe Lobby, McCabe Library,
Academic Calendar, Lecture/Talk/ Reading/ Panel, Library
The Public
11/12/2014
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