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MAPACA, 2017

  MAPACA, Nov 8 – 11, 2017, Philadelphia There are several regional popular culture associations, in addition to the American Popular Culture Association.  The Mid-Atlantic Popular Culture Association (MAPACA) is one of them.  These conferences are a laboratory for new … Continue reading

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PA Library Association, 2017

State library associations are great small conferences, and there is usually a day focused on academic libraries or an academic library track.  The Pennsylvania Library Association in Pittsburgh this past October was no exception.  In addition to standard conference talks … Continue reading

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Reading Notes: The Ancestor Syndrome

Reading Notes:  The Ancestor Syndrome:  Transgenerational psychotherapy and the hidden links in the family tree, by Anne Ancelin Schutzenberger (translated by Anne Trager).  Routledge, 1998. Originally published in French in 1993, translated into English in 1998, this book is by … Continue reading

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Economic and Business History Society, 2017

  Economic and Business History Society, May 25-27, 2017, Oklahoma City, OK For an international organization and conference EBHS is surprisingly friendly and supportive.  Each speaker talks for about 20 minutes and then there is a discussion, sometimes after each … Continue reading

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Nancy Drew and the Ivory Tower

New article on Nancy Drew in Clues.: A Journal of Detection Continue reading

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