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Famed author, first Native American Pulitzer winner, to give Otis Lecture

Monday, August 31, 2009 8:33 am

N. Scott Momaday, whose novel "House Made of Dawn" in 1969 earned him the first Pulitzer Prize awarded to a Native American, offers the annual Otis Lecture at Bates College at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 21, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

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Still Lisa

Wednesday, July 1, 2009 9:13 am

Lisa Genova ’92 just wanted to honor her grandmother. What she did was write a best-selling novel about Alzheimer’s

June's cover Mom

Monday, June 1, 2009 9:00 am

Raising Maine magazine put Amy Robbins-Winslow ’92 of Belfast and her 3-year-old...

"Still Alice" author Lisa Genova

Wednesday, May 27, 2009 12:12 pm

The WCSH-TV news magazine 207 features Lisa Genova ’92, author of Still...

Genova '92, author of best-selling Still Alice, visits Bates

Thursday, May 21, 2009 3:35 pm

Lisa Genova '92, whose self-published novel about a professor succumbing to early-onset Alzheimer's disease became a best-seller earlier this year, offers a talk and reading at Bates on May 20.

The evolution of TV cooking

Thursday, May 14, 2009 9:25 am

Time magazine reviews Watching What We Eat: The Evolution of Television Cooking...

Genova '92, author of best-selling Still Alice, to visit

Thursday, May 7, 2009 1:47 pm

Lisa Genova, a member of the Bates College class of 1992 whose...

In Praise of Melancholy author to speak

Wednesday, April 29, 2009 3:55 pm

Eric G. Wilson, whose 2008 book Against Happiness offers a provocative antidote to America's culture of "happiness at all costs," visits Bates College to give a talk called "The Power of Melancholy" at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 13, in Chase Hall, 56 Campus Ave.

Pulitzer Prize winner Elizabeth Strout reflects on writing

Tuesday, April 28, 2009 9:44 am

Maine Public Broadcasting reporter Tom Porter interviews Elizabeth Strout ’77, winner of...

College Lecture Series presents in 'Praise of Melancholy' author

Thursday, April 23, 2009 1:24 pm

Eric G. Wilson, whose 2008 book Against Happiness offers a provocative antidote...

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