Studio One Collection
Wednesday March 28th 2007, 10:57 am
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Imagine turning on your television and finding Lorne Greene and Eddie Albert starring in an adaptation of George Orwell’s 1984? Or the usually comedic Walter Matthau portraying a World War II submarine commander? Or a young William Shatner playing an upstart hospital pathologist? For regular viewers of Studio One, a live dramatic anthology sponsored by […]



Anthony Slide Collection
Wednesday March 28th 2007, 10:55 am
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An internationally-known film scholar and writer, Anthony Slide founded the journal Silent Picture and was resident film historian at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences until 1980. He has been a freelance writer since that time, and has edited several major series and written more than thirty books relating to film, radio, television, […]



Allen and John Saunders Collection
Wednesday March 28th 2007, 10:51 am
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Have you ever wondered what goes into the creation of newspaper comic strips? How a writer creates characters and storylines? How a comic strip develops over time? How a writer and a cartoonist collaborate on a comic strip? Researchers have the chance to look behind the scenes of the world of comic strips at Bowling […]



William F. Ringle Collection
Wednesday March 28th 2007, 10:39 am
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Are you searching for a copy of Outlaws of Amerika, a collection of communiques from the Weather Underground? Or how about Acid Temple Ball by Mary Sativa? Or A Vietnamese View of Human Nature, a 36-page booklet authored by Tom Hayden? These are only three of more than 3,000 books dealing with the counterculture of […]



Arthur and Phyllis Rieser Mystery Collection
Friday March 23rd 2007, 12:01 pm
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The Browne Popular Culture Library is honored to have received a substantial gift of more than 10,000 volumes from the personal mystery collection of Arthur and Phyllis Rieser. This collection includes first editions, early printings and trade editions of mystery and suspense novels, including true crime and fictional crime from about 1880 to the present. […]