July 6, 2017

ReMix: June 2017

 
 
 Jessica Jordan, Jesse Nathan, Shanna Chu. Photo by Sonia Lee.

Two important student awards were bestowed last month: the 6th Byra J. and William P. Wreden Prize for Collecting Books and Related Materials and the inaugural California Map Society and Rumsey Map Center Graduate Student Essay Competition.
 

Detail of the first draft of "Howl" by Allen Ginsberg. Copyright © Allen Ginsberg Estate. All Rights Reserved.

In cooperation with the Allen Ginsberg Estate, Stanford Libraries has recently digitized Allen Ginsberg’s original drafts of “Howl," providing a unique perspective on Ginsberg’s creative process and the creation of an American literary classic. Lead photographer Wayne Vanderkuil was interviewed about his experience handling an iconic piece of American poetry.
 

Omar Garcia, Robin Li & Melissa Ma Science Library student worker. Image courtesy of Omar Garcia.

During Commencement Week, librarians from the Robin Li and Melissa Ma Science Library honored five of their graduating student workers.
 

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