Benjamin Franklin, Libraries, and Literacy as Social Power

This winter I am teaching an American literature course that covers the period from the 17th to the mid-19th centuries:  I offer one survey course each term at Elmira College.  This first course in a three-course sequence introduces students to Continue reading Benjamin Franklin, Libraries, and Literacy as Social Power

Annual Book Sale Returns to the Arnot Mall (Feb 10-19)

Elmira, N.Y. — Calling all book lovers! The Arnot Mall will host a massive book sale over two weekends in February: Feb. 10-13 and Feb. 17-19, 2011. The annual sale, a favorite community tradition for nearly 40 years, is sponsored by Continue reading Annual Book Sale Returns to the Arnot Mall (Feb 10-19)