Authors@Alden: A Conversation with Carl H. Walker

On Saturday, September 28th, as a part of the Authors@Alden series, OHIO Libraries will host a conversation with Carl H. Walker. The topic of discussion is his book, “Soulful Bobcats: Experiences of African American Students at Ohio University during the 1950s,” a collection of African American alumni’s accounts of campus life in the era between […]

Authors @ Alden Series – Katherine Ziff Discusses Research on Athens Asylum

Last week, Ohio University Libraries held a conversation with Katherine Ziff, author of Asylum on the Hill: History of a Healing Landscape. This edition of the Authors @ Alden series, hosted by Curator of Manuscripts, Doug McCabe, was made possible in partnership with the Ohio University Press. A live webcast of the event was made […]

Authors @ Alden: Katherine Ziff

Ohio University Libraries will host a conversation with local author Katherine Ziff, as part of the Authors @ Alden series on Tuesday, April 16 at 7 p.m. Ziff will discuss her research and her book, Asylum on the Hill: History of a Healing Landscape. Much of Ziff’s extensive research on the Athens Lunatic Asylum was […]

Spring Culture Showcase Series & Authors @ Alden to show Diversity Through Music

On Thursday, May 24th, University Libraries, in association with Ohio University Press, will be hosting the second event in a series of Authors @ Alden. The event will feature Dr. Paschal Younge, author of Music and Dance Traditions of Ghana: History, Performance, and Teaching. Perhaps in no other aspect of our lives is diversity as […]