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  1. Mars Madness

    The exhibit, which will be on display through August 1, features a variety of material associated with Ray Bradbury, the famous science fiction author of "The Martian Chronicles" and the novel "Fahrenheit 451." ...

    gbaudoin - 2015-03-13 23:34

  2. Pulp Fiction: Ray Bradbury's Early Forays into Mass Market Media

    "Mars Madness" Opening Reception Special Collections newest exhibit, “Mars Madness: Sci-Fi, Popular Culture and Ray Bradbury’s Literary Journey to Outer Space,” opens with a talk by Wolf Forrest, local sci-fi aficionado and contributor to ...

    gbaudoin - 2014-02-04 13:38

  3. Presidential Letters

    Celebrate Presidents Day with a selection of 20th century presidential letters from the collection of Senator Dennis DeConcini. ...

    gbaudoin - 2014-04-02 12:24

  4. An Introduction to Emilio Gil and his Work

    Distinguished European Graphic Designer to display his recent Collages and Lecture. ...

    gbaudoin - 2014-03-11 14:56

  5. Meet the Martians with Writer Gloria McMillan

    Join us during the Tucson Festival of Books as Gloria McMillan, local educator, author and guest curator of Special Collections current exhibition “ Mars Madness,” signs copies of her edited work Orbiting Ray Bradbury’s Mars: Biographical, Anthropological ...

    gbaudoin - 2014-06-16 12:13

  6. Memories and Reflections with Senator DeConcini

    Join us for a special reception in conjunction with exhibit “Presidential Letters: A Selection from the Dennis DeConcini Papers.” ...

    gbaudoin - 2014-03-10 13:43

  7. The Art and Business of Writing with J.A. Jance

    A two-week intensive course for aspiring writers taught by New York Times bestselling author of the Joanna Brady and J.P. Beaumont series, J.A. Jance. ...

    gbaudoin - 2014-06-16 16:38

  8. Wenzeslas Bible

    Special Collections hosts the Early Books Lecture Series XI, an annual lecture series where University of Arizona scholars explore the treasure trove of medieval texts held by the University Libraries. In this 11th year of the lecture series, professors ...

    gbaudoin - 2014-04-01 08:48

  9. Secrets of the Renaissance Garden

    Lecture II in the Early Books Lecture Series XI. "Secrets of the Renaissance Garden” with Frederick Kiefer, Professor, UA Department of English. ...

    gbaudoin - 2014-04-11 15:34

  10. 20,000 Facts and Fables

    Lecture III in the Early Books Lecture Series XI. “20,000 Facts and Fables: Pliny’s Natural History in Early Modern Europe” with Thomas Willard, Associate Professor, UA Department of English ...

    gbaudoin - 2014-04-11 15:36