Cather Colloquium

Drew University
September 30 - October 1, 2005


Cather Collections Focus of
Cather Colloquium

Cather Monogram"Exploring the New Cather Collections at Drew" is the theme of the Cather Colloquium being held September 30-October 1, 2005, at Drew University. Distinguished Cather scholars from across the country will present papers which mine the treasures in these recently acquired collections:

The Drew University Library has mounted an exhibition of items from the Cather collections which will be housed in the Library Gallery through October 16, 2005.

The Colloquium is part of the year-long celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Caspersen School of Graduate Studies. See the complete schedule.

New Collection News: DAILY RECORD: Author's old letters prove 'exciting' news at Drew: University acquires rare Willa Cather writings

Willa Cather

As part of the festivities, the Caspersen School of Graduate Studies, the University Library, and Friends of the Library are sponsoring:

The Well-Tampered Clavier:
Play-Musical and Otherwise;

a free concert by David H. Porter

Dorothy Young Arts Center Performance Hall
Friday, September 30, 2005, 8:00 p.m.

For further information about the Colloquium or related activities, please contact:

Debby Strong, Library,
Phone: 973/408-3471; or
Professor Merrill Skaggs,
Phone: 973/408-349